Postinor Levo Norgestrel Tablet

POSTINOR

Prescription information.

 

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 EFFETCS

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.