Cerazette Desogestrel Tablet

WHAT IS CERAZETTE 75 MCG TABLETS ?

Cerazette is a progestogen-only-pill (POP), or a mini-pill. It contains a small amount of a synthetic progestogen called Desogestrel, which is similar to the natural progestogens produced by the body.

WHAT IS THE USE OF CERAZETTE 75 MCG TABLETS ?

Cerazette is a method of contraception used to prevent pregnancy. It works mainly by preventing the release of the egg from the ovary.

WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE-EFFECTS OF CERAZETTE 75 MCG TABLETS ?

Like all medicines, Cerazette can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.

Vaginal bleeding may occur at irregular intervals while taking Cerazette. If bleeding is heavy or prolonged you should consult your doctor.

If you experience any of the following you should contact your doctor immediately:

Signs of a blood clot: a migraine for the first time, a migraine that is worse than normal, or unusually frequent or severe headaches, and any sudden changes to your eyesight (such as loss of vision or blurred vision). You should also take action if you notice any sudden changes to your hearing, speech, sense of smell, taste or touch, pain or swelling in your leg, stabbing pain when you breathe, coughing for no apparent reason, pain and tightness in the chest, sudden weakness or numbness in one side or part of your body, dizziness or fainting.

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.

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