NORLUT N 5 MG TABLETS
Norethindrone is a progestin hormone. It works by altering the lining of the uterus.
USE OF NORLUT N 5 MG TABLET
Norethindrone is used for treating certain menstrual problems or uterine problems (eg, abnormal bleeding, endometriosis).
Acne; changes in menstrual flow, including breakthrough bleeding, spotting, or missed periods; dizziness; drowsiness; fever; headache; trouble sleeping; weakness; weight gain or loss.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); chest pain; depression; lumps in the breast or under the armpits; migraine headache; partial or complete loss of vision or changes in vision; shortness of breath; slurred speech; sudden loss of coordination.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION
- Norethindrone may interfere with certain lab tests. Be sure your doctor and lab personnel know you are taking norethindrone.
- Diabetes patients – Norethindrone may affect your blood sugar. Check blood sugar levels closely.
- PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: Do not use norethindrone if you are pregnant. If you are or will be breast-feeding while you use norethindrone, check with your doctor.