Proluton 500mg in pregnancy
Proluton Depot 500 mg contains Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate which is used to reduce the risk of delivering a premature baby delivery. It should be used by women who are pregnant with only one baby as well as by those women who previously had a delivery of a premature baby. Proluton 500mg injection in pregnancy should not be used by women who are pregnant with multiple babies like triplets, quadruplets. Buy online at Allgenericcure. Here you can check information about how it works ? how to use, its uses, dosage and its side effects
What is Proluton Depot 500 mg uses?
Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate is used to reduce the risk of premature birth (delivery in <36 weeks of pregnancy) in women pregnant with one baby (singleton pregnancy) and who have delivered a premature baby in the past.
Proluton 500mg injection is used in pregnancy as an intramuscular injection. Given to pregnant women who are progesterone level is low and reduces the premature birth of the baby starting from the 18th week of pregnancy to 36th week as a pregnancy support process.
How it works?
Hydroxyprogesterone caproate is the main ingredient of Proluton Depot purchased is a synthetic hormone. It is used to reduce the risk of delivering a premature child. Premature delivery occurs when the level of progesterone in women drops below the vital level to maintain the pregnancy, It maintains the progesterone levels and prevent premature labor. Hydroxyprogesterone caproate is also known as OHPC.
Preterm birth or premature birth happens during the 20 weeks – 36 weeks. Lower progesterone levels in the body can cause premature birth of the child. Proluton 500mg injection in pregnancy is given starting from the 16-20 weeks to 36 weeks of pregnancy.
What is Hydroxyprogesterone?
Hydroxyprogesterone is a form of progestin which is a synthetic form of a female hormone called progesterone which is produced in ovaries. It reduces the risk of having premature baby birth in a woman who already had premature baby. It should not be used by women who have had more than one pregnancy. This drug does not prevent premature baby birth but it reduces the risk of having a premature baby delivery.
Proluton depot 500 mg is also known as OHPC it is given with contraceptive injectable combined about 25mg of injection. It is an FDA approved medication with no side effects that have been reported approved in 2011.
The injection is available in two strengths
- 500 mg/ml injection strength
- 250 mg/ml injection strength
It is manufactured by German Remedies.
How to use it ?
It is like an oily solution, proluton 500mg injection in pregnancy must be injected into the skin directly. Experiences show that there is sometimes reactions found like (urge to cough, coughing and respiratory distress) which occurs in a rare case may be during or immediately after the injection of these solutions. This problem can be avoided by injecting the solution extremely slowly.
Proluton depot 500 mg is manufactured by German Remedies a division of Zydus Cadila. It is given to women who have previously given birth to a baby which was born premature. Lack of progesterone caused the preterm baby which causes the baby to gets detached from the uterus. When it is given women who have just got pregnant and it is started from 20th week.
How long I have to take this drug?
You should follow your doctor’s prescription. He/she will tell more about, like how long you have to take this drug. Correct dosage and length (time) of treatment as it will depend on the patient’s condition and their response to the medication.
What if I miss my dosage?
In case if you miss a dose of proluton depot 250 mg, consume a dose as quickly as you remember. If you are close to the time for your next scheduled dose, wait until then and then consume your medicine. Never take or consume extra/double dose, for the previously missed dose.
Proluton Depot 500 mg is given once a month directly into the muscles.
Update 03/12/2019 there’s one side effect discovered
- Reddish and little swelling at the site of injection.
- Never consume expired medicine.
- Store it in a cool and dry place.
- Store it away from direct light.
- If you have loaded the shot, then take that immediately.
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- Do not stop taking between your course
- Always take this injection in time.
- Store it in a cool place away from direct heat and light.
- Throw the injection and needle after using
- Always use a new needle with any injection
- Do not reuse used injection and its needles
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Why it is used during pregnancy
Proluton depot injection is prescribed during pregnancy. It is given to women who previously have preterm birth before.
How to administer proluton depot
Proluton depot is administered by the physician. Each injection is given regularly (sometimes every alternated days) starting from 16 week of pregnancy lasting till 36 week of the pregnancy.