Susten 200 Mg /ml Injection
- Manufacturer : Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
- Equivalent Brands : Prometrium
- Generic Brands : Progesterone
Susten 200mg/2ml Injection is an astounding remedy used by women to maintain their pregnancy by supporting the gestation. Susten is a medication that is employed in the case of recurrent miscarriages, abnormal uterine bleeding and in treating amenorrhea. Susten finds in use in the treatment of inoperable advanced endometrial carcinoma as well. Susten constitutes generic progesterone as the main functional constituent.
Susten 200mg Injection is a progesterone (female hormone). It works on the lining of the uterus and helps to establish and maintain pregnancy in infertile women. It helps in protecting the uterus from the negative effects of estrogen when used for the treatment of postmenopausal symptoms.
It contains progesterone, a female growth hormone, used for controlling menstrual cycle and ovulation in women. It also helps in inhibiting overgrowth in the uterine lining in post menopausal women. It helps women who have stopped getting periods before menopause due to progesterone deficiency.
It is strictly to be taken under medical supervision. It may trigger some sort of cancer in women so to consult doctor before use. If pregnant or suffering from any serious illness like heart, liver or cancer then consult doctor before use.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Susten comprises of progesterone as the chief active constituent. Progesterone belongs to the class of endogenous steroids and is involved in the maintenance of pregnancy. Progesterone works by n women transforming a proliferative endometrium into a secretory one. Progesterone is necessary for the development of decidual tissue helps in the implantation of an embryo. After the implantation of an embryo, progesterone acts to maintain the pregnancy. Progesterone also stimulates the enlargement of mammary alveolar tissue and relaxes the smooth muscle present in the uterus.
Do not take other hormonal medications such as Premarin (estrogen) along with Susten.
Medications such as blood thinners like Coumadin, Warfarin interact with Susten, therefore avoid using these two together.
Susten 200mg Injection is safe to use during pregnancy.
Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk.
Susten 200mg Injection is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Susten 200mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Use of Susten 200mg Injection is however not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
Avoid using the medicine if you are allergic to Progesterone or similar drugs.
Seek doctor’s advice before taking any other drug or herbal products while on Progesterone.
Do not stop using the medication abruptly unless instructed by the doctor. Discontinuing the medication suddenly may cause the illness to return.
Do not exceed the dose more than prescribed.
Be cautious while using Progesterone if you have any kidney or liver impairment.
You are advised not to use Progesterone if it has passed the expiry date of the medicine printed on the pack.
the foil or packaging is torn or shows signs of tampering, or there is discolouration.
The dose for the treatment of recurrent miscarriages: For treating the troubles of recurrent miscarriages, take 5-100 mg of Susten twice a week from the 15th day of pregnancy until 8-16 weeks.
The dose for the treatment of abnormal uterine bleeding: For treating abnormal uterine bleeding, take 45 mg every other day from the 15th-25th day of the cycle. Increase the dose of Susten to 90 mg in non-responding females
The dose for the treatment of amenorrhea: For treating amenorrhea, take 45 mg on every alternate day from the 15th-25th day of the cycle.
Susten 200mg Injection is used in the treatment of female infertility and hormone replacement therapy. It is also used to restore menstruation in women with secondary amenorrhea (the absence of menstrual cycles).
This medication is given in a clinic and will not be stored at home.
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children. - Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.