Megace 160 mg Megestrol tablets
$125.00 – $198.00
What is Megace 160 mg Megestrol tablets?
Megace 160 mg megestrol is a man-made chemical similar to the female hormone progesterone.
Off-white, oval, biconvex tablets with a break line, engraved ‘160’ on one face.
The break line is only to facilitate breaking for ease of swallowing and not to divide into equal doses.
Qualitative and quantitative composition
Each tablet contains Megestrol Acetate 160 mg.
Excipient with known effect:
Each tablet contains 224.5 mg Lactose Monohydrate.
Posology and method of administration
160 mg/day taken once daily.
At least two months of continuous treatment is considered an adequate period for determining the efficacy of Megace.
Safety and effectiveness in paediatric patients have not been established.
Megace is not recommended for use in children.
In general, use in elderly patients should be cautious, reflecting the greater frequency of decreased hepatic, renal, or cardiac function, and of concomitant disease or other drug therapy.
Megestrol can harm an unborn baby or cause birth defects. Do not use this medicine if you are pregnant
Before taking this medicine:
You should not use Megace if you are allergic to it, or if you are pregnant.
To make sure Megace is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have:
an adrenal gland disorder; or
a history of stroke or blood clot.
160 mg Megestrol side effects:
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these side effects during or after your treatment with Megace:
weight gain (especially in your waist and upper back), stretch marks;
thinning skin, easy bruising, increased acne or facial hair;
menstrual problems, impotence or loss of interest in sex;
high blood sugar (increased thirst, increased urination, hunger, dry mouth, fruity breath odor, drowsiness, dry skin, blurred vision, weight loss);
pain, swelling, warmth, or redness (especially in one or both legs); or
chest pain, sudden cough, wheezing, rapid breathing, coughing up blood,
Megace 160 mg
3 Bottles / 90 pills, 4 Bottles / 120 pills, 5 Bottles / 150 pills