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Provera 5mg Tablet (10 Tablets)

What is Provera 5mg used for?

Provera 5mg is a prescription medicine used for the treatment of symptoms of heavy menstrual bleeding, absent or irregular menstrual bleeding (amenorrhea) and as contraception. Provera 5mg can be purchased at Drugstore Nigeria, an online pharmacy store in Lagos.

What does Provera 5mg contain?

Provera contains Medroxyprogesterone acetate as the active substance.

Each Provera 5mg tablet contains Medroxyprogesterone acetate 5mg.

Other ingredients include Lactose monohydrate, sucrose, maize starch, liquid paraffin, talc, calcium stearate, sunset yellow (E110), and purified water.

How does Provera 5mg work?

Provera 5mg contains Medroxyprogesterone acetate which is a progestin as the active ingredient. Medroxyprogesterone acetate regulates menstrual periods by helping to balance the natural levels of the hormone progesterone in the body. When Medroxyprogesterone is taken together with estrogen-containing medications, it helps to protect the uterus from the damage caused by estrogen.

Provera 5mg Dosage

Adults: Take Provera 5mg once daily for 12 to 14 consecutive days per month.

How long does it take for Provera 5mg to work?

You will usually take Provera 5mg each day for 10-12 days which begins on the 16th day of a 28-day course of oestrogen therapy. Your period should occur 3 to 7 days after starting Provera 5mg. If your period does not start after you finish a course of Provera 5mg consult with your doctor in case you are pregnant.

What are the side effects of taking Provera 5mg?

Side effects that occur include;

•          Nausea

•          Bloating

•          Breast tenderness

•          Headache

•          Change in vaginal discharge

•          Mood swings

•          Blurred vision

•          Dizziness

•          Drowsiness

•          Weight gain or weight loss

How do I know if Provera 5mg is working?

If you’re taking Provera 5mg to regulate your period, your period should start about 3 to 7 days after your last dose.

Where can I buy Provera 5mg in Nigeria?

You can buy Provera 5mg at Drugstore.ng, Nigeria’s largest online pharmacy store.

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