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Medrigest Information

Medrigest Benefits & Uses

Medrigest is used to treat the following -

Medrigest Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Medrigest


Medrigest Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Medrigest is used -

  1. Depression Moderate
  2. Thrombophlebitis Moderate
  3. Hepatitis
  4. Rash
  5. Edema Moderate
  6. Bone degradation
  7. Hyperactivity
  8. Glucose Intolerance

Medrigest Related Warnings

Is the use of Medrigest safe for pregnant women?

Medrigest shows severe effect on pregnant women. For this reason, take it after medical advice only. Taking it with your desire can be harmful.


Is the use of Medrigest safe during breastfeeding?

Medrigest should not be taken without first taking your doctor's advice, as it may severe side effects for breastfeeding women.


What is the effect of Medrigest on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Medrigest on [Organ] have been reported.


What is the effect of Medrigest on the Liver?

You may experience side effects on your [Organ] after taking Medrigest. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.


What is the effect of Medrigest on the Heart?

Medrigest may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].


Severe Interaction of Medrigest with Other Drugs

Medrigest should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Medrigest Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Medrigest unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Breast Cancer
  3. Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency
  4. Depression
  5. Edema
  6. Porphyria

Frequently asked Questions about Medrigest

Is this Medrigest habit forming or addictive?

No, Medrigest is not habit forming.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

No, you should do not do anything that requires the brain to be active and alert after taking Medrigest.


Is it safe?

" Yes, Medrigest it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of [medicine] in mental disorders is not effective.


Medrigest Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Medrigest

Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how Medrigest and food will interact.


Interaction between Alcohol and Medrigest

Information about the interaction of Medrigest and alcohol is not available because this topic has not been researched yet.


Medrigest से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Is Medrigest safe to use?

Dr. Madhur Anand MBBS, MS, General Surgery

Yes, Medrigest is safe to use, if taken in a prescribed amount for a specified time as advised by the doctor. However, some side effects are observed at regular doses these are insomnia (difficulty in falling asleep), dizziness, and headache. Do not hesitate to inform your doctor if you are facing any of the above.

सवाल 12 months पहले

Does Medrigest cause abortion?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS, General Physician

No, Medrigest does not causes abortion. It is not an abortion pill. It is given for contraception that prevents the pregnancy by inhibiting ovulation (a process by which egg matures and released by the ovaries). 

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can Medrigest cause nausea and vomiting?

Dr. Rahul Poddar MBBS, DNB, MBBS, DNB, General Surgery

Yes, Medrigest causes nausea and vomiting, this occurs rarely. It is a known side effect of this drug. For relief from nausea and vomiting try to take lime water, avoid eating spicy food even if it persists or becomes severe then discuss with your doctor.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Does Medrigest cause headache?

Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS, General Surgery

Rarely, Medrigest causes a headache. It is a known side effect of this drug. However, the exact cause behind this is unknown. If you experience a severe headache after taking this drug, take a mild painkiller, applying balms and complete rest, even after this if the pain does not subside then discuss with your doctor immediately.

सवाल 8 months पहले

Can Medrigest bring period?

Dr. Saikat Mukherjee MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Medrigest can bring a period. As we known that it is used in the treatment of amenorrhoea (absence of periods over the duration of three months or more) that is caused by the hormonal imbalance. Medrigest works in amenorrhoea by restoring this hormonal balance which results in regular menstrual periods.

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