Medicine :   
Norgestrienone is a Medicine belongs to Sex harmones and their modulators group whose properties about Brand can be referenced from   Book : Martindale    Page : 2330   Edition : 37,

  ►   Brandname : Planor

  ►  Doseform : Tablet with nf  ,

Reference of this Medicine for its Strength can be taken from   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page :    Edition : ,
A Route of administration in pharmacology and toxicology is the path by which a drug, fluid, poison, or other substance is taken into the body. Routes of administration are generally classified by the location at which the substance is applied. Common examples include oral and intravenous administration.

  ►  Route of administration : NA


  ►  Indication/uses : hormonal contraceptive,
Reference :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 2230   Edition : 37,
Dosing of Medicine differ in Adult & Pediatrics ↓


► Norgestrienone medicine for Adults :

S.No Ailment   Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage   Frequency   Additional Info
1 Oral contraceptives Oral 350 micrograms Tablet Dose: Given daily

Ref :-  Book : Martindale    Page : 2330   Edition : 37,




For Pediatric :
S.No Ailment   Age Min   Age Max   Weight ( Kg ) Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage   Additional Info  

Ref :- Book :
►  Side Effect : gastrointestinal disturbance, changes in appetite, changes in weight, fluid retention, oedema, acne, Chloasma, allergic skin rashes, Urticaria, mental depression, breast changes, changes in libido, hair loss, Hirsutism, fatigue, drowsiness, insomnia, fever, headache, premenstrual syndrome-like symptoms, altered menstrual cycles, irregular menstrual bleeding,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 2333   Edition : 37,

►  Interaction : Carbamazapine , Griseofulvin , Phenobarbital , Phenytoin , Rifampicin , Cyclosporine ,
Ref :-   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 2333   Edition : 37,


►  Contraindication : , cardiac impairment, renal impairment, asthma, Epilepsy, migraine,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 2333   Edition : 37,
  ►    Mechanism of Drug Drug Interaction :  NF,
Ref :-   Book :    Page :    Edition : ,


  ►  Mechanism of Action :   Suppress GnRH, LH, and FSH secretion and follicular development, thereby inhibiting ovulation; secondary mechanism of pregnancy prevention include alterations in tubal peristalsis, endometrial receptivity and cervical mucus secretions, which together prevent the proper transport of both egg and sperm,
Ref :-   Book : Principle of Pharmacology (The Pathophysiologic Basis of Drug Therapy)    Page : 523   Edition : 3,
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Dietary Products that produce same effect as  Norgestrienone






►   Route of Elimination :   NA


►    Plasma Half-life :   Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA


►    Peak Plasma Concentration :   Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA