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Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's

Manufacturer/Marketer

Macleods Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition

DIENOGEST-2MG

Consume Type

ORAL

In Stock

Prescription Required
Product Details

About Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's

Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's belongs to a group of medicines called progestin indicated for the management of painful symptoms of endometriosis. Endometriosis is a painful disorder in which the tissue that generally lines the endometrium (inside the uterus) grows outside the uterus. Endometriosis generally involves ovaries, pelvis lining, and fallopian tubes.
 
Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's contains ‘Dienogest’, which suppresses the production of a hormone called estradiol which causes excess growth of the endometrium. Thereby, Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's helps in treating pelvic pain associated with endometriosis.
 
You are advised to take Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you depending on your medical condition. In some cases, Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's may cause side effects such as acne, headache, depression, breast discomfort, abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting. Most of these side effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side effects persistently.
 
Avoid taking Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's if you are pregnant, planning for pregnancy or breastfeeding. Consult your doctor immediately if you become pregnant while taking Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's. Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's should not be given to children who have not had their first period. Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's may cause dizziness, so drive with caution. Avoid or limit alcohol consumption with Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's as it could lead to increased dizziness. Inform your doctor about your health condition and medications to rule out any side-effects/interactions.

Uses of Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's

Endometriosis

Medicinal Benefits

Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's belongs to a group of medicines called progestin indicated for the management of endometriosis. Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's suppresses the production of a hormone called estradiol which causes excess growth of the endometrium. Thereby, Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's helps in treating pelvic pain associated with endometriosis. Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's may also be used in menopausal hormonal therapy and heavy periods.

Directions for Use

Swallow Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's as a whole with water; do not chew, break it.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's

  • Acne
  • Headache
  • Depression
  • Breast discomfort
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal pain

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

Do not take Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's if you are allergic to any of its components; if you have a blood clot in the lungs, heart, brain, blood vessels of legs or any part of the body, if you have/had diabetes mellitus with damaged blood vessel, severe liver damage, unexplained vaginal bleeding, and benign or malignant tumour. Talk to your doctor if you have diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, are overweight, have chloasma (yellowish-brown pigmentation on the skin), had an ectopic pregnancy (embryo develops outside the womb), or if you or anyone in your immediate family has had blood clots in lungs/legs, or heart attack, high cholesterol or stroke. Avoid taking Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's if you are pregnant, planning for pregnancy or breastfeeding. Consult your doctor immediately if you become pregnant while taking Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's. Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's should not be given to children who have not had their first period. Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's may cause dizziness, so drive with caution.

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interactions: Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's may interact with anti-epileptics (phenytoin, primidone, carbamazepine, oxcarbazepine, topiramate, felbamate, phenobarbitone), anti-depressants (fluoxetine, fluvoxamine), anti-hypertensive (diltiazem, verapamil), anti-TB (rifampicin, rifabutin), anti-fungal (ketoconazole, itraconazole, fluconazole, voriconazole), antibiotics (erythromycin, clarithromycin), antacid (cimetidine), and herbal supplement used to treat depression (St. John’s wort).

Drug-Food Interactions: Avoid consumption of grapefruit while taking Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's. 

Drug-Disease Interactions: Inform your doctor if you have diabetes mellitus with damaged blood vessels, severe liver damage, unexplained vaginal bleeding, benign or malignant tumour.

Drug-Drug Interactions Checker List:

  • PHENYTOIN
  • PRIMIDONE
  • CARBAMAZEPINE
  • OXCARBAZEPINE
  • TOPIRAMATE
  • FELBAMATE
  • PHENOBARBITONE
  • FLUOXETINE
  • FLUVOXAMINE
  • DILTIAZEM
  • VERAMAPIL
  • RIFAMPICIN
  • RIFABUTIN
  • KETOCONAZOLE
  • ITRACONAZOLE
  • FLUCONAZOLE
  • VORICONAZOLE
  • CLARITHROMYCIN
  • ERYTHROMYCIN
  • CIMETIDINE
  • Safety Advice

    • Safety Warning

      Alcohol

      caution

      It is unknown if Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's interacts with alcohol. Please consult your doctor.

    • Safety Warning

      Pregnancy

      unsafe

      Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's is not recommended during pregnancy. Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this. Consult your doctor immediately if you become pregnant while taking Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's.

    • Safety Warning

      Breast Feeding

      unsafe

      Avoid taking Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's if you are breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this.

    • Safety Warning

      Driving

      caution

      Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's may cause dizziness. Do not drive or operate machinery unless you are alert.

    • Safety Warning

      Liver

      caution

      Dose adjustment may be necessary. Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's should not be taken by people with severe liver disease. Please consult your doctor if you have a liver impairment or any concerns regarding this.

    • Safety Warning

      Kidney

      caution

      Dose adjustment may be necessary. Please consult your doctor if you have kidney impairment or any concerns regarding this.

    • Safety Warning

      Children

      caution

      Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's should not be given to children who have not had their first period.

    Habit Forming

    No

    Diet & Lifestyle Advise

    • Include diet-fibrous foods, iron-rich foods, foods rich in essential fatty acids, and anti-oxidant rich food.
    • Maintain a healthy diet and exercise regularly.
    • Practice meditation and yoga. Acupuncture and massages can also be helpful.
    • Avoid or limit caffeine intake.

    Special Advise

    • Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's might affect blood tests, inform the person doing the tests that you are taking Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's.
    • If you are undergoing any surgery, inform the surgeon and anaesthetist that you are taking Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's.

    Other Information (DIN0053)

    This item is Not Returnable.

    Expires on or after - Jun-2023

    Patients Concern

    Disease/Condition Glossary

    Endometriosis: Endometriosis is a painful disorder in which the tissue that generally lines the endometrium (inside the uterus) grows outside the uterus. Endometriosis generally occurs when the endometrial tissue grows on the ovaries, pelvis lining, and fallopian tubes. Symptoms include pelvic pain, painful periods, pain in the abdomen during and before menstruation, heavy menstrual bleeding, discomfort during bowel movements, lower back pain during menstruation, pain during sexual intercourse, and cramps 1-2 weeks around menstruation.

    FAQs

    Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's suppresses the production of a hormone called estradiol which causes excess growth of the endometrium. Thereby, Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's helps in treating pelvic pain associated with endometriosis.

    Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's may cause weight gain. Maintain a healthy weight by exercising regularly. Try eating smaller but more frequent meals. Consult your doctor if you notice severe weight gain.

    Do not stop taking Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's on your own. Continue taking Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you depending on your condition. Do not be reluctant to speak with your doctor if you experience any difficulty while taking Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's.

    Avoid using hormonal contraceptives with Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's; instead, use non-hormonal contraceptive methods such as condoms or barrier methods. Please consult your doctor; he/she may advise regarding proper contraception.

    Antibiotics and antifungal medicines might affect how Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's works or might be affected by Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking antibiotics or antifungals with Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's.

    Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's may cause irregular menstrual bleeding or infrequent periods. Talk to your doctor if you experience this.

    PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

    Dinomac 2 Tablet 10's

    Country Of Origin

    India

    Manufacturer/Marketer address

    Atlanta Arcade, Marol Church Road, Andheri (East), Mumbai - 400059, INDIA.

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    Provide Delivery Location

    Strip

    1

    10 Tablet in 1 Strip