Susten 400 mg Capsule
Susten 400 MG Capsule is obtained from plant sources and has a similar action to the female hormone, progesterone. It is used to correct menstrual disorders caused due to a deficiency of this.
Susten 400mg Capsules
Description Of Susten 400mg Capsules
Susten 400 MG Capsule is obtained from plant sources and has a similar action to the female hormone, progesterone. It is used to correct menstrual disorders caused due to a deficiency of this hormone in the body. It is also used as a component in hormone replacement therapy and for maintenance of early pregnancy under specific circumstances.
Susten 400mg Capsules Chemical Name
Susten 400mg Capsules Manufacturer
- Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Uses of Susten 400mg Capsules
- Dysfunctional uterine bleeding
- Endometrial hyperplasia
- Progesterone deficiency during pregnancy
- Premenstrual syndrome
What is Susten 400mg Capsules?
Susten 400 MG Capsule is a medication that is used in hormone replacement therapy. This means that it is orally administered into women’s bodies when they do not produce enough progesterone. It reduces menopause symptoms and the risk of cancer of the uterus. It corrects menstrual disorders in women and can also be used as contraception. Susten 400 MG Capsule, belonging to a group of medications called Progestins, works by inducing some changes in endometrium and decreasing the level of estrogen in the uterus.
How Susten 400mg Capsules working
Susten 400 mg Soft Gelatin Capsule is a progesterone (female hormone). It works on the lining of the uterus and helps to establish and maintain pregnancy in infertile women. It helps in protecting the uterus from the negative effects of oestrogen when used for the treatment of postmenopausal symptoms.
How is Susten 400mg Capsules used?
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Susten 400 mg Soft Gelatin Capsule is to be taken with food.
Susten 400mg Capsules Indications
Take Susten 400 MG Capsule as prescribed by the doctor. Follow all dosing instruction mentioned on the label. It is advised to take this medicine at bedtime with sufficient quantity of water. Do not take this medicine for durations shorter or longer than recommended by your doctor. You are advised to regularly examine your breasts for the presence of lumps while using this medicine.
Susten 400mg Capsules Dosage
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember unless it is almost time for the next scheduled dose. Contact your doctor if you have missed more than one dose.
Contact your doctor if an overdose is suspected. The short-term effects of an overdose could be a headache, dizziness, nausea, and vomiting.
Contraindication Of Susten 400mg Capsules
Adverse effects Of Susten 400mg Capsules
- Breast engorgement
- Rise in body temperature
- Esophageal reflux
- Mood swings may occur
- Irregular bleeding or amenorrhoea
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Susten 400mg Capsules
Before using Susten 400 Capsule, 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. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
Have regular breast exams and gynecology exams
May increase blood sugar
Not for use in children
Notify doctor if planning on or currently pregnant
Take precautions if suffering from diabetes
Storage Conditions for Susten 400mg Capsules
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 Susten Capsule.