Progestin-containing contraceptive "Charozetta": instructions for use
Pharmacological properties of the drug
Means "Charozetta" instructions for use belongs to the group of oral contraceptives of the gestagen-containing type. The basis of this drug is the suppression of ovulation and the subsequent change in the secretion of the so-called cervical mucus. It is best suited means "Charozetta" (instructions for use confirms this) for admission to the lactation period, as well as for women who are not advised by experts to take estrogen. As for the pharmacokinetics of this oral contraceptive, its highest concentrations in the blood are observed in 1.5-2 hours after a single use, and the half-life averages 28-30 hours. Equilibrium indices in plasma are reached on approximately the 4th-5th day of taking the drug.
Description of the composition of the drug
A progestogen-containing contraceptive "Charozetta" is produced, the instructions for use of which are necessarily included in the kit, in the form of biconvex tablets. The composition of each dragee as an active ingredient includes 75 mg of desogestrel. Auxiliary elements are such substances as: lactose monohydrate, corn starch, stearic acid, colloidal type silica, povidone, and alpha-tocopherol.
Take charozetta tablets. The instructions for use are recommended as an effective contraceptive, which in a short time can reduce the level of estradiol to the characteristics characteristic of the early follicular stage.
It is strictly forbidden to prescribe this drug to women suffering from hypersensitivity to desogestrel or individual intolerance to any of its components. Estimated or established pregnancy is also a reason to cancel this contraceptive. In the case of venous thromboembolism, vaginal bleeding of unknown etiology or progestogen-dependent tumors, you should also not take charozetta pills.In addition, contraindications are severe liver disease.
With extreme caution, this drug is prescribed to patients with a stable form of hypertension, developing, for example, as a result of an ineffective antihypertensive treatment course. With prolonged immobilization (including associated with surgical interventions) and chloasma, it is also recommended to refuse to take this drug. In addition, tablets "Charozetta" should not be taken with thromboembolic disorders.
If we talk about the possible side effects associated with taking this drug, here, first of all, we should highlight the appearance of pain in the breast, acne, mood swings and nausea.