Gestofit SR Tablet
What is Gestofit SR?
Gestofit SR Tablet is used for Recurrent Miscarriage, Absence Of A Menstrual Period, Uterine Bleeding and other conditions.
Gestofit SR Tablet contains Progesterone as an active ingredient.
Gestofit SR Tablet works by stimulates luteal actions, changes in uterus and vagina.
Gestofit SR Tablet Uses
Gestofit SR Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Recurrent Miscarriage
- Absence Of A Menstrual Period
- Uterine Bleeding
Gestofit SR Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Gestofit SR Tablet improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
Stimulates luteal actions, changes in uterus and vagina.
Gestofit SR Tablet – Composition and Active Ingredients
Gestofit SR Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Progesterone (200 MG).
Gestofit SR Tablet – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Gestofit SR Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Breast Engorgement
- Rise In Body Temperature
- Esophageal Reflux
Gestofit SR Tablet – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Important counseling points are listed below.
Take precautions if suffering from diabetes
Gestofit SR Tablet – Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Gestofit SR Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Gestofit SR Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
Gestofit SR Tablet – Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Gestofit SR Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Gestofit SR Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Breast cancer
- History of seizures
- Impaired liver functions
Other important Information on Gestofit SR Tablet
Missing a dose
In case you miss a dose, use it as soon as you notice. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose. If you are regularly missing doses, consider setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.
Overdosage of Gestofit SR Tablet
Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of Gestofit SR Tablet, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to overdosage.
Storage of Gestofit SR Tablet
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Gestofit SR Tablet.
Expired Gestofit SR Tablet
Taking a single dose of expired Gestofit SR Tablet is unlikely to produce an adverse event. However, please discuss with your primary health provider or pharmacist for proper advice or if you feel unwell or sick. Expired drug may become ineffective in treating your prescribed conditions. To be on the safe side, it is important not to use expired drug. If you have a chronic illness that requires taking medicine constantly such as heart condition, seizures, and life-threatening allergies, you are much safer keeping in touch with your primary health care provider so that you can have a fresh supply of unexpired medications.
Gestofit SR Tablet – Frequently asked Questions
Is Gestofit SR Tablet safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
Is Gestofit SR Tablet safe while breastfeeding?
Can Gestofit SR Tablet be used for recurrent miscarriage and absence of a menstrual period?
Yes, recurrent miscarriage and absence of a menstrual period are among the most common reported uses for Gestofit SR Tablet. Please do not use Gestofit SR Tablet for recurrent miscarriage and absence of a menstrual period without consulting first with your doctor.
How long do I need to use Gestofit SR Tablet before I see improvement of my conditions?
users have reported same day and 1 month as the most common time it takes before they saw improvements in their conditions. These times may not be reflective of what you may experience or how you should use this medicine. Please consult with your doctor to check how long do you need to use Gestofit SR Tablet.
At what frequency do I need to use Gestofit SR Tablet?
users have reported once a day and twice a day as the most common frequency of using Gestofit SR Tablet. Please follow your doctor’s advice on how often you need to Gestofit SR Tablet.
Should I consume Gestofit SR Tablet empty stomach, before food or after food?
users have most commonly reported consuming Gestofit SR Tablet #After Food#. However, this may not be reflective of how you should consume this medicine. Please follow your doctor’s advice on how you should use this medicine.
Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?
If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when using Gestofit SR Tablet medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if using the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects.
Is this medicine or product addictive or habit forming?
Most medicines don’t come with a potential for addiction or abuse. Usually, government’s categorizes medicines that can be addictive as controlled substances. Examples include schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US. Please consult the product package to make sure that the medicine does not belong to such special categorizations of medicines. Lastly, do not self-medicate and increase your body’s dependence to medicines without the advice of a doctor.
Can it be stopped immediately or do I have to slowly ween off consumption?
Some medicines need to be tapered or cannot be stopped immediately because of rebound effects. Please consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body, health and other medications that you may be using.