Generic Provera Tablets for treatment of Secondary Amenorrhea & Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

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Generic Provera (Deviry Tablets) is a progestin indicated for the treatment of secondary amenorrhea and abnormal uterine bleeding due to hormonal imbalance as well as to reduce the incidence of endometrial hyperplasia.

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Generic Provera Tablets for treatment of Secondary Amenorrhea & Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

  1. 1. Generic Provera Tablets Generic Provera (Deviry Tablets) is a progestin indicated for the treatment of secondary amenorrhea and abnormal uterine bleeding due to hormonal imbalance as well as to reduce the incidence of endometrial hyperplasia. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  2. 2. Generic Provera Tablets Chemical Structure © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  3. 3. Generic Provera Tablets Active Ingredient The active pharmaceutical ingredient contained in Generic Provera (Deviry Tablets) is Medroxyprogesterone Acetate. Each 10 mg Generic Provera tablet for oral administration contains 10 mg of Medroxyprogesterone Acetate. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  4. 4. Generic Provera Tablets Indications Treat Menstrual Periods That Have Stopped (Amenorrhoea): Women with a uterus who are not pregnant, who stop having regular menstrual periods or who begin to have irregular menstrual periods may have a drop in their progesterone level. Generic Provera Tablets is used to treat Amenorrhoea together with an oestrogen containing medicine. Amenorrhoea is a lack of menstrual periods not due to pregnancy. Provera helps to re-establish a regular menstrual cycle. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  5. 5. Generic Provera Tablets Indications Treat Abnormal Uterine Bleeding: Abnormal bleeding from the uterus where the lining of the uterus breaks down during the menstrual cycle rather than at the end resulting in vaginal spotting or bleeding. Provera helps to re-establish a regular menstrual cycle. Treat Symptoms Of Menopause Such as Hot Flushes or Sweating: Symptoms of menopause such as hot flushes or sweating together with an oestrogen containing medicine. Generic Provera works by protecting the lining of the uterus while taking the oestrogen treatment. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  6. 6. Generic Provera Tablets Indications Endometriosis: A condition in which tissue similar to the lining of the uterus (womb) grows outside the uterus, causing pain and bleeding. Provera helps to stop the growth of this tissue. Reduce Chances Of Getting Cancer Of The Uterus: In postmenopausal women with a uterus who use estrogens, taking progestin in combination with estrogen will reduce your chances of getting cancer of the uterus. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  7. 7. Generic Provera Tablets Recommended Adult Dosage Absence Of Menstrual Period: Generic Provera may be given in doses ranging from 5 to 10 mg daily for 5 to 10 days. Abnormal Uterine Bleeding: Generic Provera may be given in doses ranging from 5 to 10 mg daily for 5 to 10 days. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  8. 8. Generic Provera Tablets Recommended Adult Dosage Overgrowth Of The Lining Of The Uterus: When used in combination with oral conjugated estrogens in postmenopausal women with a uterus, Generic Provera may be given in doses ranging from 5 or 10 mg daily for 12 to 14 straight days per month. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  9. 9. Generic Provera Tablets Missed Dose If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the dose you missed and take your next dose on schedule. Otherwise, take it as soon as you remember, and then go back to taking Generic Provera as you would normally. Do not take a double dose to make up for the dose that you missed. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  10. 10. Generic Provera Tablets Contraindications Generic Provera (Deviry Tablets) is contraindicated in women with the following conditions: ➔Hypersensitivity to Medroxyprogesterone Acetate or any inactive component of this medication. ➔Undiagnosed abnormal genital bleeding ➔Known, suspected, or history of cancer of the breast ➔Known or suspected estrogen- or progesterone-dependent neoplasia © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  11. 11. Generic Provera Tablets Contraindications ➔Active deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism or a history of these conditions ➔Active or recent (within the past year) arterial thromboembolic disease (for example, stroke and myocardial infarction) ➔Known liver dysfunction or disease ➔Missed abortion ➔As a diagnostic test for pregnancy ➔Known or suspected pregnancy. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  12. 12. Generic Provera Tablets Side Effects of Generic Provera Tablets The following side effects have been reported with the use of Generic Provera (Deviry Tablets) alone: Breast tenderness, Breast milk secretion, Breakthrough bleeding, Spotting (minor vaginal bleeding), Irregular periods, Amenorrhea (absence of menstrual periods), Vaginal secretions, Headaches, Nervousness, Dizziness, Depression, Insomnia, sleepiness, fatigue, Premenstrual syndrome-like symptoms © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  13. 13. Generic Provera Tablets Side Effects of Generic Provera Tablets The following side effects have been reported with the use of Generic Provera (Deviry Tablets) alone: Thrombophlebitis (inflamed veins), Blood clot, Itching, hives, skin rash, Acne, Hair loss, hair growth, Abdominal discomfort, Nausea, Bloating, Fever, Increase in weight, Swelling, Changes in vision and sensitivity to contact lenses © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  14. 14. Generic Provera Tablets Warnings And Precautions ➔Cardiovascular Disorders: An increased risk of stroke, deep vein thrombosis (DVT), pulmonary embolism, and myocardial infarction has been reported with estrogen plus progestin therapy. Should any of these events occur or be suspected, estrogen plus progestin therapy should be discontinued immediately. ➔Breast Cancer: The use of estrogens and progestins by postmenopausal women has been reported to increase the risk of breast cancer in some studies ➔Endometrial Cancer: An increased risk of endometrial cancer has been reported with the use of unopposed estrogen therapy in women with a uterus. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  15. 15. Generic Provera Tablets Warnings And Precautions ➔Ovarian Cancer: The estrogen plus progestin substudy of WHI reported that daily CE/MPA increased the risk of ovarian cancer. ➔Dementia: In the estrogen plus progestin Women’s Health Initiative Memory Study, the relative risk of probable dementia for CE/MPA versus placebo was 2.05 ➔Visual Abnormalities: Discontinue medication pending examination if there is sudden partial or complete loss of vision, or a sudden onset of proptosis, diplopia or migraine. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  16. 16. Generic Provera Tablets Storage Instructions Keep in a cool, dry place where the temperature stays below 30° C. Do not store Generic Provera, or any other medicine, in a bathroom or near a sink. Keep away from children and pets. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  17. 17. Generic Provera Tablets Overdose Treatment Overdosage of estrogen plus progestin therapy may cause nausea and vomiting, breast tenderness, dizziness, abdominal pain, drowsiness/fatigue and withdrawal bleeding may occur in women. Treatment of overdose consists of discontinuation of Conjugated Estrogens and Medroxyprogesterone Acetate together with institution of appropriate supportive and symptomatic care. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  18. 18. Generic Provera Tablets Deviry Tablets From Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd., India. For more information click here © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland

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