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More info needed: The effect may be dose dependent, though unlikely to affect BBT (basal body temp). Bbt and the temperature elevation is a marker for ovulation and if you're undergoing fertility treatments at the age of 45, it may be more important to expedite surveillance and trigger ovulation medically. Discuss this with your physician. ...Read more
Depends on condition: B"sd presumably you are taking this for gyn problem. "Its freedom from hormonal effects like those related to corticoid, androgenic, estrogenic, anabolic, and other effects gives dydrogesterone an advantage over other synthesized progestogens." That being said all the progesterones may cause weight gain. Specific medications my help prevent weight gain depending on your hormonal status. ...Read more
Sold outside States: Duphaston is a brand of dydrogesterone, a progesterone, used to maintain pregnancy among other indications. Clofert is a brand name sold only in india for Clomiphene which is used to induce ovulation (or off-label to increase testosterone production in men). You can use www.Drugs.Com to search for (global) medications & drug-drug interactions. ...Read more
It seems that I have been taking a double dose of duphaston 10 mg for 5-6 days in a row. What can the overdose effect be?
I was prescribed duphaston 10mg 2 times a day for 5 days. But I don't know how many hours apart in a day should I take each pill. Please help me
Morning and night: When medications are prescribed twice a day the general assumption is that one will take them in the morning and at night roughly 12 hours apart. ...Read more
Depends : This is a type of progesterone. It can be prescribed in a variety of ways but is sometimes used to assist in fertility treatments or to support an early pregnancy for miscarriage prevention. It can affect ovulation depending on how it is prescribed. Discuss your desire to conceive with your doctor to determine the best dose and treatment options. ...Read more
Ask your doc!: Check out http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/dydrogesterone & http://www.Drugs.Com/international/dydrogesterone.Html re duphaston brand of dydrogesterone which is a progestin usually used by itself for specific progestogen deficiencies. Marvelon is a brand name combination birth control pill (http://www.Drugs.Com/international/marvelon.Html) w/both estrogen & progestogen. Ask ur doc why prescribed both. ...Read more
Why?: Ethinyl Estradiol is an estrogen and progestin combination pill used for the prevention of pregnancy. It works by preventing ovulation and causes changes in cervical mucous making it difficult for sperm to penetrate and for an egg to implant. Dydrogesterone is a progestogen indicated in a wide variety of gynaecological conditions related to Progesterone deficiency. Talk to your gynecologist. ...Read more
Can i take my marvelon pills even if i stop it for 2 days? Coz i thought it can't be take together with duphaston?
Go see your doctor: It's time for you to talk to your doc. At least 3 different docs here have questioned the rationale for taking both marvelon (birth control) and duphaston (used in Progesterone deficiency, possible to prevent preterm delivery). Can you take any birth control pill after stopping for 2 days? Yes but it's best not to stop if it can be avoided. For now, use 2nd form of contraception like condom. ...Read more