Dianette is the medical product which is beneficial to use by the women who are distressed from the problem of acne and also wants to initiate the ingestion of the contraceptive. This drug provides the twin action. The active molecules of Dianette are ethinyl estradiol and Cyproterone acetate. This medicine prevents the maturation of the eggs and makes the mucus thick to avoid the sperm entry.
DETAILED DESCRIPTION ABOUT THE DRUG-
The drug is the composition of an estrogen hormone and an anti-androgen hormone. The problem of excess hairs growth is mainly due the excessive secretion of the androgen hormone. The androgen hormone is also responsible for the acne and pimples. Another component of the drug estrogen hormone takes participation in preventing the occurrence of the pregnancy.
THERAPEUTIC INDICATIONS ABOUT THE DRUG-
There are various health benefits of using the Dianette. It is used to manage the various skin conditions like acne, pimples, for oily skin, unwanted and excessive growth of the hairs in women and hormonal contraceptive.
RIGHT WAY TO TAKE THE MEDICATION-
Dianette is available in the dosage form of pill. It is available in the packet with three strips that contains total of 21 pills. One tablet is to be daily in the night. In case you are using any other contraceptive or implants then firstly stop its usage. Then initiate Dianette medication. After the completion of the pack, take a gap of 7 days. On the eighth day, initiate with new pack. In case you had recently delivery then have, the gap of 21 days then initiates the medication.
WHAT TO DO IN CASE USER FORGETS TO TAKE THE DRUG ON TIME (MISSED DOSE)?
Take the pill as you get recalled. If it is getting the time for next dose then skip it. You need to use some other non-hormonal safety measures to avoid the pregnancy. In case you missed a dose then there is chance that you may miss the bleeding. Have a pregnancy test to get sure about it.
WHAT TO DO IN CASE USER HAVE THE DRUG IN EXCESS AMOUNT (OVERDOSING)?
In case of taking, more than one pill is not a matter of serious concern. You may experience effects of the bleeding via the vaginal route, fever and vomiting.
WHAT ARE THE STORAGE CONDITIONS OF THE MEDICINE?
Store the medicines in a tight container where moisture and humidity cannot reach. Store the drug out of the reach of the children. Store the drug away from the reach of direct sunlight and excess heat. Keep the medicine at room temperature.
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE DRUG INTERACTIONS?
Drug interaction is a circumstance in which another medicine affects the action of one drug when they are administered concurrently. It can be positive or it can be negative result so be careful while taking another medicine.
- Anti-HIV drugs (non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors) like abacavir
- protease inhibitors for treatment of Hepatitis C infections like Indinavir
- Anti-fungal medicines like griseofulvin
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE UNDESIRABLE EFECTS THAT CAN BE EXPERIENCED WITH THIS MEDICINE?
Side effects are the undesirable symptoms that arise due to the medical treatment. It is also known as adverse effects. Common side effects are during the initial period of using Dianette you may feel sick, pain in abdomen, pain in head, mood swings, pain in breast, skin rashes, loss of weight, bleeding spotted between periods. The bleeding between periods is seen in the initial phase of medication, once the body gets used to of the medicines it is also vanish.
WHAT ARE THE CONDITIONS IN WHICH THIS MEDICINE IS NOT TO BE USED?
Contraindication is a circumstance in which certain medical treatment cannot be carried out as it can harm the patient.
- In case you are using any other hormonal method of contraceptives
- In case of pregnancy the Dianette is not used
- In case of user is lactating mother
WHAT ARE SAFETY MEASURES THAT ARE TO BE FOLLOWED WHILE THE MEDICATION OF THIS DRUG?
- If you have hypertension problem; obesity; migraines and diabetes then special care is needed.
- Prolong sunbathing while the medication of Dianette is not recommended.