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Primigyn Information

Primigyn is a prescription drug, available for use as Gel, Injection. It is typically used for the treatment of Labor and Delivery Complications. The alternative uses of Primigyn have also been explained below.

The correct dosage of Primigyn depends on the patient's age, gender, and medical history. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. Refer to the dosage section for a detailed discussion.

Some other side effects of Primigyn have been listed ahead. These side effects of Primigyn are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

Primigyn's effect during pregnancy is Unknown and Unknown while nursing. Further, the section on Primigyn related warnings talks about Primigyn's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Other contraindications of Primigyn have been discussed in the sections ahead.

Drug interactions for Primigyn have been reported in the medical literature. See below for a complete list.

In addition to the above precautions for Primigyn, it is important to know that it is not safe while driving, and is not habit-forming.

Primigyn Benefits & Uses

Primigyn is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

  • Abortion

Primigyn 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.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
  • Disease: Labor and Delivery Complications
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 1 mg
  • Dosage Form: Gel
  • Dosage Route: Topical
  • Frequency: 6 hourly
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: 5 mL vaginal gel placed into the vagina

Primigyn Side Effects

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



  • Drowsiness
  • Cough
  • Wheezing
  • Hypertension
  • Urinary tract infection
  • Allergic reaction

Primigyn Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Primigyn safe for pregnant women?

    No research has been done to ascertain the safety of Primigyn in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, it is best to ask a doctor to know if you can take it.

  • Is the use of Primigyn safe during breastfeeding?

    There is no research available on the side effects of Primigyn in breastfeeding women. Therefore, its impact is unknown.

  • What is the effect of Primigyn on the Kidneys?

    Primigyn rarely affects the kidneys.

  • What is the effect of Primigyn on the Liver?

    Primigyn may cause harmful effects on liver. if you feel it's having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

  • What is the effect of Primigyn on the Heart?

    Primigyn is rarely harmful for the heart.


Severe Interaction of Primigyn with Other Drugs

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


Primigyn Contraindications

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

Frequently asked Questions about Primigyn

  • Is this Primigyn habit forming or addictive?

    Forming a habit of Primigyn has not been reported.

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

    No, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking Primigyn as you may feel sleepy.

  • Is it safe?

    Yes, but take Primigyn only as per medical advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    There is no benefit of taking Primigyn for mental disorders.


Primigyn Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Primigyn

    Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Primigyn together with food.

  • Interaction between Alcohol and Primigyn

    Side effects of drinking alcohol and taking Primigyn at the same time are rare and minor. However, if you face any side effects, talk to your doctor immediately.


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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


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US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Prostin E2® (dinoprostone)

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Prepidil® (dinoprostone)

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