Charozetta - birth control pills.
Structure and Composition
The drug is released in the form of round, biconvex tablets, coated white film coating. Each tablet contains the active ingredient - 75 micrograms desogestrel.
Additional ingredients: corn starch, colloidal silica, stearic acid, lactose monohydrate, alpha-tocopherol, of povidone.
The blisters of 28 tablets.
Pharmacological action Charozetty
Charozetta - gestagensoderzhaschy oral contraceptive, which is the active ingredient desogestrel. It is best suited Charozetty welcome breastfeeding, as well as for women who do not want to take estrogen. Either they do it is contraindicated. The effect of birth control pills Charozetta achieved primarily by suppressing ovulation. Other effects are to increase the viscosity of cervical mucus.
The frequency of ovulation when taking Charozetty in the first 56 days of less than 1%. After the termination of the 56-day use of the drug ovulation comes to the 7-30 day.
According to the instructions Charozetta shown as a contraceptive agent.
Dosing and dosing regimen Charozetty
According to the instructions Charozetta intended for ingestion. The dosage is one tablet per day. Admission Charozetty should be carried out every day at the same time during the 28-day cycle, beginning with the first, in the order indicated on the package. Every next pack should be started immediately after the previous one, without making a break.
It is allowed to use the drug with a 2-5 th days of the cycle, but in this case it is recommended during the first seven days of taking the drug use additional barrier contraceptive methods.
According to the instructions Charozettu not recommended for use in the presence of at least one of the following conditions:
- the assumed or established hormone-dependent tumors;
- the assumed or established pregnancy;
- a history of or currently active severe liver disease;
- a history or active time of venous thromboembolism, including pulmonary embolism, deep vein thrombosis;
- hypersensitivity to desogestrel or additional components of the drug;
- a history or active time of renal failure;
- bleeding from the vagina for unclear reasons.
In the case of the above symptoms manifestation at the time of the drug is recommended to immediately stop taking it.
In the opinion of Charozettu should be used with caution in:
- resistant hypertension that develops in patients receiving tablets or ineffective due to antihypertensive therapy;
- chloasma, particularly in women who during pregnancy had a history of chloasma (while taking Charozetta women with a tendency to chloasma should avoid sunlight);
- prolonged immobilization associated with a disease or surgery;
- while thromboembolic disorders.
Side effects Charozetty
Most often Charozetta Review calls the following side effects:
- irregular bleeding;
- breast tenderness;
- mood swings;
- weight gain.
Rarely can occur:
- decreased libido;
- intolerance of contact lenses;
- hives, skin rash, alopecia;
- dysmenorrhea, amenorrhea;
- ovarian cyst;
- discharge from the breasts;
- erythema nodosum;
- ectopic pregnancy;
When combined with other Charozetty oral contraceptives may experience serious side effects such as arterial and venous thrombosis, chloasma, and hormone-dependent tumors.
No reviews Charozette indicating the occurrence of severe symptoms of overdose have been reported. The most common drug overdose causes vomiting, nausea and slight vaginal bleeding.
Application Charozetty during pregnancy and breastfeeding
Birth control pills Charozetta contraindicated during pregnancy. The results of the studies high doses of progestogen may cause masculinization of female fetus.
The drug has no effect on the quantity and quality of breast milk, so it is allowed during breastfeeding.
As a result of drug interactions with other drugs, there is the likelihood of breakthrough bleeding and reduce the contraceptive efficacy.
While receiving drugs with drugs that induce microsomal enzymes (hydantoins, barbiturates, topiramate, oxcarbazepine, carbamazepine, nelfinavir, rifabutin ritonavir, rifampicin, primidone, felbamate, as well as drugs, of which consists of St. John's wort) may increase the clearance of sex hormones. Therefore, women taking any of these drugs should be further used a barrier method of contraception.
In combination with the activated carbon absorption desogestrel reduced, which leads to a reduction of contraceptive effectiveness.
Storage conditions Charozetty
The drug is stored in a dry place at room temperature for no longer than 36 months.
Before taking Charozetty advised to undergo a medical examination, which is intended to prevent the possibility of pregnancy. If there are violations of women in the menstrual cycle, it is recommended to set their cause.
Please be aware that use of the drug does not protect against HIV infection and of sexually transmitted diseases by.
The effectiveness of desogestrel is reduced in patients receiving other drugs, gastrointestinal disorders, as well as in the case of missed tablets.