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Gestanin

Gestanin (Allyloestrenol) is a progestogen structurally related to progesterone that has been given in threatened and habitual abortion, and to prevent premature labour.

Gestanin may also be marketed as: Allyoestrenol

Uses
This medicine is a progestogen structurally related to progesterone that has been given in threatened and habitual abortion, and to prevent premature labour. However, with the exception of proven progesterone deficiency, such use is no longer recommended.
How to take
Follow the directions for using this medicine provided by your doctor. Dosage: one tablet three times a day and maximum up to 4 tablets a day until symptoms improve.
Side effects
Gastrointestinal complaints like nausea, vomiting, epigastric discomfort have been reported.
Precautions
Check with your doctor if you have cardiac or renal dysfunction, migraine, epilepsy, and asthma.
Drug interactions
Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects or prevent a medicine from doing its job. Some medicines or medical conditions may interact with this medicine. Inform your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and over-the-counter medicine that you are taking.
Missed dose
If you miss a dose, take as soon as remembered; do not take if it is almost time for the next dose, instead, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not "double-up" the dose to catch up.
Storage
Store at room temperature between 59 and 86 degrees F (between 15 and 30 degrees C) away from moisture and sunlight. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep away from children and pets.