Megace 20mg

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Generic medications are significantly discounted copies of brand name medication that have the same active ingredients, intended use, dosage, side effects, effects, and route of administration as the original brand name medication. In other words, generic medications have the same pharmacological effects as their brand-name counterparts. Over half of all prescribed medications are for generic medications.

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Megestrol Acetate 20mg

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Megestrol Acetate 20mg

Megestrol Acetate 20mg

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Megace Drug Information

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Megestrol Acetate Drug Information

  • Megace Overview

    Megace 20mg is used to treat cancer of the breast or uterus. Megestrol is similar to a natural substance made by your body called progesterone.

  • How to Use Megace

    Take Megace 20mg by mouth as directed by your doctor. The dosage and how often you take Megace 20mg are based on your medical condition and response to treatment. Follow your doctor's instructions carefully. Use Megace 20mg regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, take it at the same time(s) each day. Do not increase your dose or use Megace 20mg more often or for longer than prescribed. Your condition will not improve any faster, and your risk of side effects will increase. Since Megace 20mg can be absorbed through the skin and lungs and may harm an unborn baby, women who are pregnant or who may become pregnant should not handle Megace 20mg or breathe the dust from the tablets.

  • Megace Precautions

    Before taking megestrol, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. Megace 20mg may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details. Before using Megace 20mg, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history,adrenal gland problems (such as Cushing's syndrome), blood clots, diabetes, heart disease (such as congestive heart failure), high blood pressure, kidney disease, stomach or abdominal problems, unusual vaginal bleeding. If you have diabetes, Megace 20mg may affect your blood sugar. Check your blood sugar regularly as directed and share the results with your doctor. Tell your doctor right away if you have symptoms of high blood sugar (see Side Effects section). Your doctor may need to adjust your diabetes medication, exercise program, or diet. Using megestrol for a long time may make it more difficult for your body to respond to physical stress. Before having surgery or emergency treatment, or if you get a serious illness/injury, tell your doctor or dentist that you are using Megace 20mg or have recently stopped taking it. Tell your doctor right away if you develop unusual/extreme tiredness, dizziness, nausea, or vomiting. Older adults may be more sensitive to the side effects of Megace 20mg, especially the risk for blood clots. Megace 20mg is not recommended for use during pregnancy. It may harm an unborn baby. Your doctor may order a pregnancy test before you start Megace 20mg. Women of childbearing age should use an effective form of birth control while taking Megace 20mg. Consult your doctor for more details. Since Megace 20mg can be absorbed through the skin and lungs and may harm an unborn baby, women who are pregnant or who may become pregnant should not handle Megace 20mg or breathe the dust from the tablets. Megace 20mg passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

  • Megace Misdose

    If you miss a dose of Megace 20mg, take it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose. Take your next dose at the regular time. Do not double the dose to catch up.

  • Megace Interactions

    Drug interactions may change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects. This document does not contain all possible drug interactions. Keep a list of all the products you use (including prescription/nonprescription drugs and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicines without your doctor's approval.dofetilide.

  • Megace Side Effects

    What are Megace side effects?

    Side effects are physical, mental or emotional symptoms which occur in addition to or outside of the desired effect of a therapeutic treatment such as an over-the-counter or prescribed drug or medication. Side effects from Megace may occur at the beginning or at the end of treatment and may also depend on the length of time an individual remains on the treatment. Side effects, also known as adverse effects, are generally more likely to occur when starting treatment. Individuals may also experience side effects from Megace as a result of an interaction with other medications.

    Side Effects of Megace

    The side effects of Megace may vary in number and intensity for many different reasons. Factors such as age, weight, gender and ethnicity may influence the side effects of Megace. Also, an individual’s state of general physical health and seriousness of the disease or illness as well as an increase or decrease in dosage may lead to side effects. Further, side effects from Megace may also occur as a result of an interaction with certain herbal supplements, foods or drinks.

    Prescription drug side effects can be serious and may cause patients to stop the treatment. However, when side effects from the use of a prescription drug, such as Megace, do occur a patient should consult their physician. A physician may prescribe an additional treatment in order to control the symptoms or an adjustment in the dosage may be made. In addition, changes to diet, exercise or other lifestyle activities may help to lessen the side effects of Megace.

    By understanding side effects and the factors which may influence the occurrence of side effects patients are empowered to take an active role in their care. Patients who have specific questions about the side effects of Megace, or any other medication, should contact their physician. General information about Megace and the side effects associated with Megace are described in the following:

    Common Megace Side Effects


    • hypertension
    • skin rash

    Less Severe

    • erectile dysfunction
    • insomnia
    • nausea
    • vomiting
    • flatulence
    • diarrhea

    Less Frequent Megace Side Effects


    • anemia
    • bullous dermatitis

    Less Severe

    • libido changes
    • sialorrhea
    • xerostomia
    • dyspepsia
    • constipation
    • fever
    • general weakness
    • headache disorder
    • increased urinary frequency
    • infection
    • candidiasis
    • acute confusion
    • urinary tract infection

    Rare or Very Rare Megace Side Effects


    • adrenal cortical insufficiency
    • leukopenia
    • depression
    • pulmonary thromboembolism
    • cardiomyopathy
    • thrombophlebitis
    • deep venous thrombosis
    • altered mental status
    • seizure disorder
    • edema
    • peripheral edema
    • dyspnea
    • chest pain
    • hepatomegaly
    • hyperglycemia
    • abnormal glucose tolerance
    • diabetes mellitus

    Less Severe

    • peripheral sensory neuropathy
    • amblyopia
    • pharyngitis
    • gynecomastia
    • abnormal vaginal bleeding
    • pruritus of skin
    • alopecia
    • hyperhidrosis
    • pain
    • palpitations
    • cough
    • urinary incontinence
    • acute abdominal pain
    • paresthesia
    • hypesthesia
    • disturbance in thinking
  • Megace Storage

    Store at room temperature away from light and moisture. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medications away from children and pets. Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Properly discard Megace 20mg when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company.

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