Provironum 25mg Tablet 10'S

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INTRODUCTION

PROVIRONUM 25MG contain Mesterolone which belongs to a group of medicine called androgens. It is used in men with hypogonadism, to replace testosterone, a natural male hormone which controls normal sexual development in men. Male hypogonadism is a condition where the body does not produce enough testosterones. This hormone is essential for the development and maintenance of the male reproductive organ and other male characteristics, such as deep voice, sexual drive, hair growth, muscle mass and body fat distribution. It works similar, to the natural male sex hormone testosterone. It supplements the amount of male hormone the body produce naturally. It helps in treating conditions associated with low testosterone levels in the body.

Always take PROVIRONUM 25MG exactly as your doctor has told you. This medicine must be taken with or without food. This medicine is recommended for use in male patients only. Use of this medicine during puberty can stunt your growth. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. Before taking this medicine tell your doctor if you have ever had kidney disease, heart disease, liver problems. The common side effects are headache, fluid retention, breast enlargement, increased sexual drive, psychiatric disturbances, acne, excessive hairiness, premature puberty, stunted growth.

USES OF PROVIRONUM 25MG

  • Used to replace testosterone in men with hypogonadism

HOW PROVIRONUM 25MG WORKS

PROVIRONUM 25MG works similar to the natural male sex hormone testosterone. It supplements the amount of male hormone the body produce naturally. It helps in treating conditions associated with low testosterone levels in the body.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always take PROVIRONUM 25MG exactly as your doctor has told you. This medicine must 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.

SIDE EFFECTS OF PROVIRONUM 25MG

SERIOUS

  • prostatic hyperplasia (symptoms such as changes in urination, or blood in the urine or ejaculate), prostatic cancer
  • unwanted, frequent, or prolonged and painful erections
  • severe stomach pain or tenderness
  • feeling unwell

COMMON

  • headache
  • fluid retention
  • breast enlargement
  • increased sexual drive
  • psychiatric disturbance such as depression, aggression, increased or decreased energy levels, elation, or irritability
  • acne
  • excessive hairiness
  • premature puberty
  • stunted growth

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Headache:

Apply hot or cold-water bag on your head. Take rest in a quiet and dark room. Drink tea or coffee.

Stomach pain:

Try to rest and relax. You can eat and drink slowly or have smaller and frequent meals. Applying heat pad or covered hot water bottle on your stomach which may also help. If still pain persists, speak to your doctor.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

ALCOHOL

Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with PROVIRONUM 25MG.

KIDNEY

PROVIRONUM 25MG should be used with caution in patients suffering from active kidney diseases. Before taking, this medicine, consult your doctor.

LIVER

PROVIRONUM 25MG is not recommended in patients with active liver diseases (previous or existing liver tumours). Before taking, this medicine, consult your doctor.

ALLERGY

Do not take PROVIRONUM 25MG if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to Mesterolone or any other ingredients in this medicine.

HEART DISEASE

PROVIRONUM 25MG should be used with caution in patients suffering from active heart diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

OTHERS

Tell your doctor if you have or had a condition such as,

  • prostate disease
  • male breast cancer
  • high blood calcium levels
  • difficulty passing urine
  • migraine
  • epilepsy
  • sleep apnoea (abnormal pauses in breathing during sleep)
  • polycythaemia (a blood disorder where too many red blood cells are being produced)
  • porphyria a rare metabolising disorder
  • during puberty can stunt your growth

INTERACTIONS

Talk to your doctor if you are taking,

  • phenobarbital or phenytoin (used to treat seizures)
  • cyclosporin (used to suppress the immune system)
  • medicines used for diabetes
  • thyroxine (used to replace low thyroid levels)
  • oral anticoagulants such as warfarin (used to treat or prevent blood clots)
  • neuromuscular blockers such as anaesthetics (used to cause temporary paralysis)

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Mesterolone
Pharmacological Category :   Androgens
Therapeutic Indication :   Replace therapy of testosterone in men with hypogonadism
Dosage Forms :   Tablet

MORE INFORMATION

Store at room temperature 15-25°C and keep out of reach of children.

FAQs ABOUT PROVIRONUM 25MG

How PROVIRONUM 25MG works?

It works by supplementing the amount of male hormone that the body produces naturally.

Can I take PROVIRONUM 25MG during kidney disease?

It should be used with caution in patients suffering from active kidney diseases.

Can I stop taking PROVIRONUM 25MG on my own?
No, it is not recommended to stop taking on your own even though you are feeling well. Continue taking this medicine for as long as your doctor have prescribed, as this may help you to recover completely.

REFERENCES

1. Giovanni Corona 1, Giulia Rastrelli, Linda Vignozzi, Mario Maggi. Emerging medication for the treatment of male hypogonadism. NIH: National Library of Medicine, National center of biotechnology Information Pubmed.gov. Jun 2012. [Accessed 08 Dec 2020] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/22612692/

2. Lindsey E Crosnoe-Shipley, Osama O Elkelany, Cyrus D Rahnema, and Edward D Kim. Treatment of hypogonadotropic male hypogonadism: Case-based scenarios. US National Library of Medicines, National Institutes of Health. 6 May 2015. [Accessed 08 Dec 2020] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4419134/

3. Bayer Australia Ltd, Nov 2012; Electronic Medicines Compendium (EMC); [Revised on Mar 2013] [Accessed 08 Dec 2020] https://www.nps.org.au/assets/medicines/7a6a6aa4-93f8-4bd2-a23e-a53300feff80.pdf

USEFUL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

  • Follicle Stimulating Hormone
  • Testosterone Free
  • Testosterone Total

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1
    Item Weight
    17.5
    Ingredient
    MESTEROLONE 25MG
    Hsn Code
    30049099
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