Duphaston – Uses, Dosage, Side effects, Precautions

Duphaston is a synthetic derivative of a female hormone progesterone. It is used to treat menstrual irregularities in people more than 18 years of age. It is also used to prevent miscarriage and abortions. It contains active ingredient didrogesterone.

Used for Dysmenorrhea, threatened abortions, menstrual abnormalities, infertility problems, uterine bleeding and hormone replacement therapy
Dosage forms Tablets
Available Strengths 10mg, 20 mg and 30 mg
Method of administration Taken during night time after dinner
Prescription Required
Alternatives Dabroston, Terolut, Dufaston
Pharmacokinetics Onset of action: occurs within 0.5 to 2.5 hours of drug administration
Duration of action: within 24 hours
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Quadriderm Cream – Usage,Dosage, Side effects, Precautions

Quadriderm is a topical (applied to skin) dermatological preparation which belongs to a class of steroids. It is a combination of drugs like Betamethasone, Gentamycin, tolnaftate and clioquinol. It is used for treating various skin disorders like microbial infections, fungal infections, dermatitis, eczema, Psoriasis of scalp, feet and hands, Pruritus and groin ringworm infections.

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Kenalog Cream – Uses, Side effects, Dosage, Precautions

Kenalog Cream contains Triamcinolone Acetonide as an active ingredient. It is a corticosteroid hormone and is chemically 9α-fluoro-11β, 16α, 17α, 21-tetrahydroxypregna-1, 4-diene-3, 20-dione.

What is it used for?

It is used for the treatment, control, prevention of diseases & conditions like

  • Dermatitis
  • Eczema (itchy inflammation of skin)
  • Stomatitis (inflammation of mucous membrane of mouth)
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Skin irritation and rashes
  • Inflammation and pruritis
  • Psoriasis (scaly and itchy dry patches on skin)
  • Certain cancers
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