The effects of Postinor drug depends on its use and dosage taken. If the symptoms do not decrease, please talk to the doctor for another solution.
You need doctor's prescription to get this medication. This medication should only be taken after a dose determined by the doctor.
You can buy Postinor from the nearest pharmacy. There is also another generic version. Generally, these drugs are not considered overpriced, and may be taken as prescribed in a doctor's prescription.
Please check the expiry date above the drug package. It is produced by Gedeon Richter.
How to take Postinor? - Swallow the pill and do not chew. Take according to the dose prescribed by the doctor.
Before taking Postinor, please refer to the doctor's advice especially if you have any of the following illnesses. Contraindicated disease:
-Allergies to Postinor or any other of its ingredients
-An unknown vaginal bleeding
-Breast, ovarian or uterine cancer
Please stop taking the medication if you have the following symptoms.
Reaction between Postinor medicine:
Reaction varies by individual. You are encouraged to ask your doctor about the possibility of reactions between the medicines before taking them.
This is a incomplete list of reactions between medicines and illnesses that may interfere with Postinor drugs.
Before you take this medicine, please tell your doctor about all the medicines you take. Remember the following:
-Avoid excessive exposure to sunlight
-Avoid using this medicine in prolonged time
-Alcohol may affect your liver if taken with this medicine
Tell your doctor about any other illness you are experiencing or about your other medications
use. Do not stop taking medicines that have been determined by the doctor
Alcohol Warning(Not Advisable)
It is not advised to consume alcohol with Postinor-2 0.75mg Tablet. Taking Postinor-2 0.75mg Tablet with alcohol may worsen the CNS side effects such as headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, and nausea.
Postinor-2 0.75mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy. Both animal and human studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus. The risk involved is clearly outweigh the potential benefits. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding Warning(Not Safe To Breastfeed)
Postinor-2 0.75mg Tablet is not recommended to use during lactation because it is secreted into breast milk. However, the potential exposure of the nursing infant to Postinor-2 0.75mg Tablet can be reduced if the mother takes the tablet immediately after feeding and avoids nursing for at least the following 8 hours.
Driving Warning (Safe)
Postinor-2 0.75mg Tablet usualy does not affect the ability to drive. Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Kidney Warning(Use With Care)
Postinor-2 0.75mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Postinor-2 0.75mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Postinor-2 0.75mg Tablet is not recommended for patients with liver adenoma and any other hepatic impairment. Please consult your doctor.
As with all medications, you may experience some side effects. Not everyone experiences it. This is not a cause for concern. However, it is so that you are aware of it.
Apart from the function of Postinor and its use, there may be side effects associated with this drug. Please see the list below:
Although some common symptoms usually occur, there are fewer symptoms which are rare can also occur . If you have any of the above symptoms, please talk to the doctor immediately. You should also consult your doctor if you have blurring vision or skin rashes. The above list may be incomplete and please inform if you have other symptoms. These symptoms are more pronounced if the drug is used extensively.
Nausea and vomiting, Headache, Dizziness, Breast discomfort, Weight changes, Changes of libido, Hair loss, Oedema
1. I forgot to take a dose of Postinor on a specific day. What should I do?
If you forget to take a dose of your medicine, please take the medication once you remember. But if the time has come or is near for the next dose, ignore the unnecessary dosage. In such a situation, avoid taking twice as much dosages as advised.
2. I used over the Postinor medication from the recommended quantities. What steps should I take?
If you think you have taken Postinor more than recommended quantities, please consult your doctor's advice immediately. Medication overdose may lead to undesirable side effects.
3. Is it safe to take Postinor during pregnancy?
There is no information about the use of Postinor during pregnancy. You should consult the obstetrician for further information before taking the medicine. Pregnant women should look into the benefits and disadvantages of the drug with a doctor before taking it.
4. Is it safe to use Postinor when breastfeeding?
You should consult the obstetrician for further information before taking the medicine. Pregnant women should look into the benefits and disadvantages of the drug with a doctor before taking it.
5. Can I drive a vehicle when taking Postinor?
It is not recommended. You should consult the obstetrician for further information.
6. Does the use of Postinor lead to addiction?
Please read the information listed on the medication pack carefully.
7. I already taken a dose of the drug that has passed the expiry date. What should I do?
Taking a dose of Postinor that have passed the expiry date may not bring any adverse effects. But you are encouraged to talk to a doctor as a precautionary measure.
8. Is Postinor medication safe to use?
Yes, Postinor is safe to use if the dosage taken is as advised by your doctor.
Mechanism of Action
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Information last updated on: : Sun Oct 18 2020 09:40:05 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time) 4.8
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