Postinor Levo Norgestrel Tablet

POSTINOR

Composition, Action, Indication, Contraindication, Dosage, Side effects, Warning, Presentation and Manufacturer of Postinor Levo Norgestrel Tablet Medicine for Contraceptive.

 

COMPOSITION

Each tablet contains 0.75 mg levo-norgestrel.

 

ACTION

A single dose of 0.75 mg level-norgestrel immediately after the sexual intercourse prevents conception.

 

INDICATION

Oral contraceptive: Is oral indicated for females having sexual intercourses occasionally. No more than 4 tablets can be taken monthly at 2 to 4 occasions. To females having sexual intercourse more frequently, combined oral contraceptives/or other contraceptive methods/are recommended.

 

CONTRAINDICATION

Diseases of the liver and the biliary tract, pregnancy jaundice in the history.

 

DOSAGE

In the case of one or once repeated intercourse 1 tablet should be taken after the first intercourse. In case intercourse is repeated several times, 1 tablet should be taken after the first intercourse and 1 tablet 8 hours later. In this case 2 tablets are taken at one occasion.

 

SIDE EFFECTS

Nausea, break-through or withdrawal bleeding may occur 2-3 days after taking the tablets which may be reduced by Rutascorbin administration. In case of more severe bleeding gynaecological examination is recommended before taking Postinor again.

 

WARNING

No more than 4 tablets are allowed to be taken per month.

 

HOW SUPPLIED

10 Tablets.

 

CHEMICAL WORKS OF GEDEON RICHTER Ltd.

Budapest-Hungary.

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