One capsule is implanted once after every 5 years. The capsules should be removed by the end of the 5th year.
Mode of action
Brands containing this Ingredient
Drug Index 2.0 is hereOur new update features a more powerful search feature and easier login.
issues? Contact us
today. Contact Us
Mode of Action
A progestin, which exhibits no significant estrogenic activity and is highly progestational. It acts by inhibition of ovulation and thickening of the cervical mucus.
Possibility of thromboembolic disorder and tumour needs to be ruled out; contraceptive efficacy may be reduced in women weighing equal or greater than 90 kg.
Allergy to the drug or any other component of the product; undiagnosed abnormal genital bleeding; diabetes mellitus with vascular involvement; history of venous thrombosis; migraine with focal aura; history of arterial thrombosis; severe hypertension
Vaginal fungal infection; hypersensitiv-ity to the components of the formulation; headache; nausea; breast tenderness; mood, affect and anxiety disorders; migraine; dizziness; abdominal pain; vomiting; diarrhea; abdominal distension; weight increase; edema; dysmenorrhea; vaginal bleeding; menstrual bleeding.