PROLIN A 5MG contain allylestrenol which belongs to a group of medicine called progestogens. It is used for intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR), threatened abortion, habitual abortion, threatened premature delivery.
The common side effects are nausea, vomiting, epigastric discomfort. PROLIN A 5MG helps in maintaining pregnancy by promoting the attachment of the embryo to lining of the womb and improving blood flow to the placenta. It also relaxes the uterus muscles thereby preventing premature labour.
This medicine is strictly not recommended for use in children younger than 16 years old. PROLIN A 5MG can be taken with or without food. Try to take this medicine at the same time each day. It should be swallowed whole with water. Do not crush or chew the medicine.
Before taking this medicine tell your doctor if you have ever had kidney disease, heart disease, liver problems. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before taking this medicine.