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Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's

Manufacturer/Marketer

ZYDUS PHARMA LTD

Consume Type

ORAL

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About Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's

Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's belongs to the class of medicines called progestogens used to treat heavy, painful, or irregular periods, premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and endometriosis. Additionally, Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's may be used in the treatment of breast cancer. Endometriosis is a disorder in which the uterus's tissue lining (endometrium) grows on the ovaries, bowel, or tissues lining the pelvis. The most common symptom is pelvic pain.

Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's contains Norethisterone that works by mimicking the activity of the natural hormone progesterone. Thereby, it restores hormone levels in the body and regulates the growth and shedding of the womb lining. Thus, it helps to treat menstrual disorders.

Take Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's as prescribed by your doctor. You are advised to take Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you based on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience unusual vaginal bleeding or spotting, dizziness, dry mouth, constipation, nausea, diarrhea, headache, breast pain, and tenderness. Most of these side effects of Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects persist or worsen, please consult your doctor.

If you are allergic to Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's or any other medicines, please tell your doctor. Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's is not recommended for pregnant women as it may harm the unborn baby. If you are breastfeeding, consult a doctor before taking Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's. It is advised to use effective non-hormonal contraceptives such as condoms to avoid pregnancy while taking Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's. You are advised to stop smoking while taking Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's as it may increase the risk of adverse effects.

Uses of Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's

Heavy, painful or irregular periods, Premenstrual syndrome (PMS), Endometriosis, Breast cancer

Medicinal Benefits

Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's contains Norethisterone, a synthetic hormone that mimics the activity of the natural hormone progesterone. Thereby, it restores hormone levels in the body and regulates the growth and shedding of the womb lining. Thus, it helps to treat menstrual disorders.

Directions for Use

Take Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's with or without food as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. Do not crush, chew or break it.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's

  • Unusual vaginal bleeding or spotting
  • Dizziness
  • Dry mouth
  • Constipation
  • Abdominal pain/cramps
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Headache
  • Breast pain and tenderness

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

If you are allergic to Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's or any other medicines, please tell your doctor. Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's is not recommended for pregnant women as it may harm an unborn baby. If you are breastfeeding, consult a doctor before taking Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's. It is advised to use effective non-hormonal contraceptives such as condoms to avoid pregnancy while taking Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's. You are advised to stop smoking while taking Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's as it may increase the risk of adverse effects. If you are about to undergo any surgery, please inform your doctor that you are taking Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's as it may increase the effect of certain anesthetics. If you experience sudden shortness of breath, rapid heartbeat, sudden, severe, sharp pain in the chest, or cough up blood, stop taking Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's and consult a doctor immediately as these might be signs of a blood clot in the lungs.

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interaction: Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's may interact with anticonvulsants (carbamazepine, phenytoin), antiviral drugs (nelfinavir, ritonavir), a medicine used to treat Cushing’s syndrome (aminoglutethimide), antibiotics (co-trimoxazole, rifampicin, tetracycline), immunosuppressant (ciclosporin).

Drug-Food Interaction: Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's may interact with St. John’s wort (herbal medicine used to treat depression). Also, limit the intake of grapefruit juice with Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's as it may increase the levels of Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's in the blood.  

Drug-Disease Interaction: Avoid taking Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's if you have vaginal bleeding, blood clots, severe itching, porphyria (blood disorder), liver problems, angina (chest pain), or if you ever had a heart attack, jaundice, or pemphigoid gestationis (an itchy rash that develops into blisters). If you have asthma, migraine headaches, epilepsy (fits), kidney or heart problems, inform your doctor before taking Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's.

Drug-Drug Interactions Checker List:

  • CARBAMAZEPINE
  • PHENYTOIN
  • NELFINAVIR
  • RITONAVIR
  • AMINOGLUTETHIMIDE
  • COTRIMOXAZOLE
  • RIFAMPICIN
  • TETRACYCLINE
  • CICLOSPORIN
  • Safety Advice

    • Safety Warning

      Alcohol

      caution

      The interaction of Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's with alcohol is unknown. Please consult a doctor before consuming alcohol while using Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's.

    • Safety Warning

      Pregnancy

      unsafe

      Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's is a category X pregnancy drug and is not recommended for use during pregnancy as it may harm the unborn baby. Please consult a doctor if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy.

    • Safety Warning

      Breast Feeding

      caution

      Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's is given to breastfeeding women only if the doctor thinks benefits are greater than risks. Please consult a doctor if you are breastfeeding.

    • Safety Warning

      Driving

      safe if prescribed

      Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's usually does not affect your ability to drive or operate machinery.

    • Safety Warning

      Liver

      unsafe

      Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's is not recommended if you have liver disease. However, if you have any concerns regarding this, please consult a doctor.

    • Safety Warning

      Kidney

      caution

      Take Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's with caution, especially if you have a history of Kidney diseases/conditions. The dose may be adjusted by your doctor as required.

    • Safety Warning

      Children

      caution

      Do not give Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's to children unless prescribed by a doctor.

    Habit Forming

    No

    Diet & Lifestyle Advise

    • Avoid fried and processed foods.
    • Include fiber-rich foods like whole grains, fruits, and vegetables in your diet.
    • Avoid refined carbohydrates that are high in sugars.
    • Replace animal proteins (like eggs, fish, and meat) with vegetable protein sources (nuts, seeds, and beans).
    • Avoid drinking excess alcohol or caffeinated drinks as they can worsen the symptoms.
    • Maintain a healthy weight, do moderate exercise regularly.
    • Avoid smoking and alcohol intake.

    Special Advise

    • Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's may interfere with certain laboratory tests. Therefore, inform your doctor that you are taking Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's before undergoing any tests.

    Other Information (STY0041)

    This item is Not Returnable.

    Expires on or after - Sep-23

    Patients Concern

    Disease/Condition Glossary

    Endometriosis: It is a disorder in which the tissue lining the uterus (endometrium) grows on the ovaries, bowel, or tissues lining the pelvis. The most common symptom is pelvic pain. Other symptoms of endometriosis include lower back pain, painful periods, heavy menstrual bleeding, pain following sexual intercourse, or discomfort with bowel movements. 

    FAQs

    Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's contains Norethisterone, a synthetic hormone that works by mimicking the activity of the natural hormone progesterone. Thereby, it restores hormone levels in the body and regulates the growth and shedding of the womb lining. Thus, it helps to treat menstrual disorders.

    Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's may be used to delay periods. Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's keeps progesterone levels high and prevents shedding of the womb lining. However, please consult a doctor before using Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's.

    Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's may increase the risk of a blood clot in the veins of the leg, especially if you are overweight, smoking, or have a history of a blood clot in the lungs or veins, repeated miscarriage or have major surgery, serious injury, or systemic lupus erythematosus (autoimmune disease). Therefore, please inform your doctor if you have any of these conditions before taking Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's.

    You are not recommended to take Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's with rifampicin as it may decrease the levels of Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's in blood and reduce its effectiveness. However, please consult a doctor before taking Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's with other medicines.

    Periods usually resume within 3 days of discontinuing Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's. However, please consult a doctor if you have any concerns regarding this.

    Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's may cause changes in blood sugar levels. Therefore, it is advised to regularly monitor blood sugar levels while taking Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's and inform your doctor if you have diabetes before taking Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's.

    PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

    Styptin-CR 10 mg Tablet 10's

    Country Of Origin

    India

    Manufacturer/Marketer address

    Zydus Tower, Satellite Cross Roads,Ahmedabad ? 380015 Gujarat, India.

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    Strip

    1

    10 Tablet in 1 Strip