This medication is a synthetic hormone, prescribed for miscarriage, uterine bleeding, and endometrial cancer.
Contraindicated in patients with undiagnosed vaginal bleeding, breast cancer, pregnancy, lactation, severe liver disease, bleeding disorder and hypersensitivity.
IM- The recommended dose is 250 to 500 mg weekly by intramuscular injection during the first half of pregnancy.
It comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the large muscle.
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of abdominal bleeding, tumors, abortion, sugar, mental depression, any allergy, who are taking other medications.
Monitor blood sugar level in diabetic patients.
If bleeding disorder occurs, stop this medication.
Diarrhea, headache, skin rash, hives and pain at the injection site.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at room temperature.
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