Endace (160 mg) is a progesterone derivative, prescribed for breast cancer, uterine cancer, loss of appetite, physical wasting, or unexplained significant weight loss in patients with diagnosis of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
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Drug information on Endace (160 mg) (Megestrol) from Samarth Pharma Pvt. Ltd.
Drug Name : Megestrol
Megestrol(Megace) generic Endace (160 mg) is a progesterone derivative, prescribed for breast cancer, uterine cancer, loss of appetite, physical wasting, or unexplained significant weight loss in patients with diagnosis of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
More Info about Megestrol
Trade Names for Megestrol
Megace, Megace ES
PO- The recommended adult initial dosage is 625 mg/day (5 mL/day or one teaspoon daily).
Body as a Whole :
Abdominal pain, chest pain, infection and fungal infection.
Disease of heart muscle and palpitations.
Constipation, dry mouth, liver enlargement, increased salivation and mouth infection.
Decrease in white blood cells.
Increased LDH and swelling in the extremities.
Central Nervous System :
Tingling, confusion, convulsion, depression, nerve disease and abnormal thinking.
Difficulty in breathing, cough and lung disorder.
Hair loss, itching, rash, increased sweating and skin disorder.
Urinary incontinence, urinary tract infection and breast enlargement in male,
It comes as a tablet and suspension to take by mouth, with or without food.
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of blood clot events, stroke, diabetes, kidney, liver disease, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
It may cause dizziness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.
It is not intended for use in the prevention of weight loss.
It should not be used in children.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at 15°-25°C and dispense in a tight container. Protect from heat.
Schedule : H Prescription drugs - Drugs to be sold only under the prescription of a Registered Medical Practitioner.
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