Lindinet 20

Lindinet - combined contraceptive intended for oral use.

Pharmacological action

Lindinet a progestogen-estagennym contraceptive drugs that block the action of gonadotropins, which are involved in the regulation of ovarian function, start ovulation, formation of the corpus luteum.

This is represented by two contraceptive agents - Lindinet Lindinet 20 and 30, which contain the same amount of gestodene (75 ug) and 20 ug and 30 ug of ethinyl estradiol, respectively.

The application allows Lindinet inhibit ovulation and change the characteristics of the cervical mucus, preventing the penetration of sperm into the uterus and affect the endometrium, which reduces the possibility of a fertilized egg implanted in the uterus.

In addition to preventing pregnancy, the pills Lindinet have a number of other positive properties. For example, the use of the drug can regulate the menstrual cycle and reduce the frequency and intensity of pain during menstruation, reduce the amount of blood loss, as well as prevent the development of certain gynecological disorders.

Lindinet, reviews suggest helps reduce the incidence of ectopic pregnancies and functional ovarian cysts, due to the influence of the drug, aimed at inhibition of ovulation.

It was also noted that the tablets Lindinet significantly reduce the likelihood of development in their host women's development of diseases such as fibroadenoma and fibrioznye cysts in the breast, endometrial cancer, inflammation of the pelvic organs.

Lindinet maximum concentration in the blood 1 hour after oral administration.

Indications Lindinet

Lindinet manual recommends taking in order to prevent unwanted pregnancies.


Lindinet Lindinet 20 and 30 are not prescribed for:

  • risk of arterial or venous thrombosis;
  • presence of arterial or venous thrombosis, in Vol. h. in history;
  • migraine with focal neurological signs;
  • diabetes;
  • surgery with prolonged immobilization (fixed);
  • dyslipidemia;
  • pancreatitis, accompanied by severe hypertriglyceridemia;
  • severe liver disease, hepatitis, cholestatic jaundice;
  • jaundice caused by taking corticosteroids;
  • liver tumors;
  • cholelithiasis;
  • Rotor syndrome, Dubin-Johnson syndrome, Gilbert's syndrome;
  • hormone-dependent breast cancers or genital mutilation;
  • Vaginal bleeding of unknown etiology;
  • hypersensitivity.

Smoking women over 35 years old and pregnant and lactating women to guide Lindinet prohibits taking the drug.

Precautions should be taken medication for epilepsy, migraine, hypertension, severe trauma, hereditary angioedema, obesity, liver disease, severe depression.

Instructions for use Lindinet

Lindinet Preparations 20 and 30 Lindinet are tablets designed for oral administration. Drug taking 1 tablet per day, preferably at the same time, for 3 weeks (21 days), and then make a week break (7 days) and, on the 8th day of start a second course.

When applied correctly calculate Lindinet beginning of the first and second courses coincide with the one and the same day of the week. As the instruction and feedback Lindinet during a week's break is considered normal menstrualnopodobnoe bleeding, provoked the cancellation of the drug.

As Lindinet 20 and 30 Lindinet should begin to take the first day of the menstrual cycle. If you have previously taken other oral contraceptive, the reception Lindinet need to start the day after the last tablet of the previous use of contraception, as a rule, this day coincides with the start of the bleeding. Transition from preparations based progestogen can be produced on any day of the menstrual cycle. After removal of the implant containing a progestogen, begin to apply Lindinet Lindinet 20 or 30 should be the next day. If you plan to eliminate the use of an injection, taking Lindinet recommended to start one day before the last injection.

Tablets Lindinet allowed to take immediately after a medical abortion, conducted in the first trimester of pregnancy. If abortion was later, while receiving the drug should be postponed for four weeks. The same amount of time before the application Lindinet must be maintained and after childbirth.

 Lindinet 30
 In case of missed pills Lindinet Missed dose should be as soon as possible to have a drink. If a break in the application of the necessary pills are not exceeded 12 hours, while the remaining doses Lindinet Lindinet 20 or 30 take on schedule, additional contraceptive measures are required. Ate break exceeded 12 hours, the missed tablet can not be taken, continue taking the drug as normal, but the next 7 days you should use additional means of contraception. If at the time a long pass reception Lindinet in the package has less than 7 pills, the next course of the drug begin without a week's break. In this case, the bleeding should not occur, there may be a breakthrough or spotting.

If after application Lindinet for 3-4 hours vomiting occurred, proceed in the same way as in the missed doses.

Reviews Lindinet indicate when during a break between courses did not come menstrualnopodobnoe bleeding. In such variances before continuing to take pills Lindinet should exclude the possibility of pregnancy.

side effects

As the reviews, Lindinet at the beginning of the application can trigger the development of phenomena such as smearing bleeding, deterioration of health, breast engorgement.

According to the instructions Lindinet like effects of the drug observed in 10-30% of women taking it.

In addition, side effects Lindinet instructions are:

  • high blood pressure, thrombosis, thromboembolism;
  • vomiting, nausea;
  • changes in vaginal secretion, fluctuations in body weight, changes in sexual behavior;
  • headache, fatigue, weakness, headache, dizziness, depression;
  • abdominal pain, swelling, discomfort while wearing contact lenses, allergic reactions.

Additional Information

Keep Lindinet instruction recommends in a place where the temperature is always less than 30 0 C. Under this condition a simple drug will remain valid for two years.