Ovigyn-DSR Tablet

Introduction

Ovigyn-DSR Tablet is used for the treatment of female infertility. It is a man-made version of the natural female sex hormone progesterone and helps in the production and development of healthy eggs.

Ovigyn-DSR Tablet can be taken with or without food, but take it at the same time to get the most benefit. It should be taken as your doctor’s advice. The dose and how often you take it depends on what you are taking it for. Your doctor will decide how much you need to improve your symptoms. Swallow the tablets whole with a drink of water. You should take this medicine for as long as it is prescribed for you.

The most common side effects of this medicine include acne, hot flushes, weight gain and prostate enlargement. If these bother you, or appear serious, let your doctor know. There may be ways of reducing or preventing them.  You should stop taking it if you become pregnant.

Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you are breastfeeding, if you have ever had any problems with your blood circulation or have diabetes or stroke. Your doctor should also know about all other medicines you are taking as many of these may make this medicine less effective or change the way it works.

Uses of Ovigyn-D Tablet SR

Side effects of Ovigyn-D Tablet SR

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Ovigyn-D

  • Acne
  • Hot flashes
  • Weight gain
  • Prostate enlargement
  • Increased red blood cells

How to use Ovigyn-D Tablet SR

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Ovigyn-DSR Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Ovigyn-D Tablet SR works

Ovigyn-DSR Tablet is a hormonal medication. It gets converted into sex hormones in the body which are essential for the production and development of healthy eggs. Thus, it helps treat female infertility.

Safety Advice

Alcohol

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Ovigyn-DSR Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Ovigyn-DSR Tablet during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Ovigyn-DSR Tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving

SAFE
Ovigyn-DSR Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Ovigyn-DSR Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Ovigyn-DSR Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Ovigyn-D Tablet SR?

If you miss a dose of Ovigyn-DSR Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.