Composition, Action, Indication, Contraindication, Dosage, Side effects, Warning, Presentation and Manufacturer of Postinor Levo Norgestrel Tablet Medicine for Contraceptive.
Each tablet contains 0.75 mg levo-norgestrel.
A single dose of 0.75 mg level-norgestrel immediately after the sexual intercourse prevents conception.
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.
Diseases of the liver and the biliary tract, pregnancy jaundice in the history.
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.
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.
No more than 4 tablets are allowed to be taken per month.
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