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Megest Price and Pack Size

Megest 2.5 Mg Tablet ₹14.82 Buy Medicine
Megest 10 Mg Tablet ₹58.47 Buy Medicine

Megest Information

Megest Benefits & Uses

Megest is used to treat the following -

Megest Dosage & How to Take

Medroxyprogesterone एक प्रोजेस्टीन (महिला हार्मोन) है। यह गर्भाशय में एस्ट्रोजेन की मात्रा को बदलकर हार्मोन रिप्लेसमेंट थेरेपी के भाग के रूप में काम करता है। यह प्राकृतिक प्रोजेस्टेरोन, जो कुछ महिलाओं में नहीं पाया जाता की जगह माहवारी लाने के लिए काम करता है।

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.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

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Ingredients of Megest


Megest Side Effects

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

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

Megest Related Warnings

Is the use of Megest safe for pregnant women?

Megest 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 Megest safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding, may suffer serious consequences after taking Megest. So don't take this drug without consulting your doctor first, otherwise it may be dangerous for you.


What is the effect of Megest on the Kidneys?

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


What is the effect of Megest on the Liver?

Megest can have moderate side effects on the [Organ]. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.


What is the effect of Megest on the Heart?

Side effects of Megest rarely affect the [Organ].


Severe Interaction of Megest with Other Drugs

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

Megest Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Megest 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 Megest

Is this Megest habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Megest is addictive.

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

After taking Megest, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine. It can be dangerous, as Megest can make you drowsy.

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Is it safe?

" Yes, Megest 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?

Megest is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

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Megest Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Megest

information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Megest, due to a lack of research on this.


Interaction between Alcohol and Megest

No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking Megest with alcohol will be.


Megest से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 6 months पहले

How does Megest work?

Dr. Anand Singh MBBS, General Physician

Megest contains medroxyprogesterone which is a synthetic form of the naturally occurring female sex hormone (progesterone) that works by restoring the normal levels of this hormone in the body which helps in regulating the normal menstrual cycle. Incase of contraception, it works by preventing ovulation (a process by which egg matures and released by the ovaries). In this way Megest acts as a contraceptive and helps in menorrhagia as well as secondary amenorrhoea.

सवाल about 1 month पहले

Does Megest cause abortion?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS, General Physician

No, Megest 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 month पहले

Can Megest cause tiredness?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Megest causes tiredness but this occurs only in a few cases. It is a known side effect of this drug. If you experience tiredness after taking this drug, then try to take some rest even after that if you feel excessive tiredness then do discuss it with your doctor.

सवाल 5 months पहले

How to take Megest?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

Take Megest as advised by your doctor. Oral tablet of Megest can be taken with or without food because the presence of food does not majorly affect the absorption of this drug from the stomach. Precautions must be taken in patients with diabetes mellitus, hypertension, and improper kidney function while taking Megest.

सवाल 6 months पहले

What is Megest?

Dr. Gangaram Saini MD, MBBS, General Physician

Megest is a brand name of medroxyprogesterone and it comes in the form of tablet and injection. It belongs to the class of drug known as progestins. It is a prescription drug that is used for the treatment of menorrhagia (abnormally heavy bleeding), secondary amenorrhoea (absence of periods over the duration of three months or more), and endometrial hyperplasia (overgrown lining of the uterus). It is also used for contraception (a method of birth control) and off-label for the treatment of paraphilia (abnormal sexual behavior).


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