Susten 100 mg/1 ml
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Susten 100 mg/1 ml
Susten 100mf/1ml is a prescription medicine used for controlling ovulation and menstrual cycle in women. The active ingredient of the medicine is Progesterone which is like the progesterone hormone that your body naturally produces. It is prescribed to those whose body is not making enough of it. Women who are not pregnant or have not gone through menopause can receive this medicine via Injection to restore normal menstrual periods that have stopped for several months. This injectable drug may also be used to treat abnormal bleeding from the uterus caused due to low levels of certain hormones in the body. The active ingredient of Susten is Progesterone, which imitates the action of the naturally produced female hormone progesterone and helps the ovulation. Injecting this drug into the veins/muscles commonly restarts menstruation. It is quite helpful in the menstruation of women in the reproductive years.
Clinical Uses of Susten 100mg/1 ml
Susten is an injection obtained from plant sources and has a similar mode of action as female hormone progesterone. It is prescribed to correct menstrual disorders caused due to a deficiency of the hormone in the body. You can also receive Progesterone injection as a part of hormone replacement therapy. It is usually given to females who have not yet reached menopause. This is beneficial for women with severe premenstrual syndrome.
You must receive this under the supervision of a doctor. Make sure you are receiving the correct dosage as instructed by your doctor. Usually, the drug may prescribe during each menstrual cycle. Susten is meant to be used via Injection, make sure you receive it with a healthcare expert or a doctor. It is very important to finish the treatment course. Never change your dosing schedule without having words with your doctor. If you miss a dose, speak to your doctor to get the advice. Do not inject yourself. It is wise to call a health care expert to get the medication into your muscles.
Possible Side Effects
The common side effects of Susten are the absence of periods, unusual vaginal bleeding, dizziness, and all body hair loss. Most of these side effects are minor and don’t require medical help. However, some severe side effects such as:
- vision problems
- Pain in the jaw, chest, and left arm
- mood swings
- Severe headache
- Absence of menstrual periods
- Lumps in the breast
- Swelling of limbs
This is not the complete list, prefer speaking to your doctor to get the full list of possible side effects of using Susten injection. Fortunately, these severe side effects that are highlighted above do not come very often, and very few people experience these. But be sure to call for immediate medical help in case you get any of these mentioned above.
Warning and Precautions
Susten must be used with special care in pregnant women. It is not recommended for those who are breastfeeding. Avoid activities that require mental alertness during the treatment. Do not receive Progesterone injection if you have blood vessel and heart disorder, breast cancer, liver disease, or are allergic to Progesterone.