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Hydroxyprogesterone caproate injection is used to prevent premature labor in pregnant women in order to reduce the risk of giving birth too early (preterm birth). It prevents miscarriage and lowers the risk of premature birth in women who have had one premature delivery in the past.
Hydroxyprogesterone caproate injection is administered only by or under the supervision of a doctor. It should be taken as your doctor's advice. Your doctor will decide how much you need to take and for how much time. You should take this injection for as long as it is prescribed for you.
The most common side effects of this medicine include local site reactions at the injection site, nausea, itching, diarrhea, and hives. If any of these bothers you, let your doctor know. There may be ways of reducing or preventing them. It may affect blood sugar levels, so monitor your blood sugar regularly. It is better to inform the doctor if you notice yellowing of your eyes or skin, dark urine, or stomach pain while using this medicine. Before taking this medicine inform the doctor, if you have ever had any problems with your blood circulation or have diabetes or liver disease. Your doctor should also know about all other medicines you are taking as many of these may make this medicine less effective or change the way it works.
This injection-based drug is a man-made, injectable form of the female hormone called progesterone, that helps lower the risk of delivering the baby too early (premature labor), particularly in women who have had this complication in an earlier pregnancy. progesterone is a hormone that thickens the lining of the uterus and prepares it for the growth and development of the baby. so, it helps your uterus grow during pregnancy and also prevents any contractions that can otherwise lead to miscarriage.
your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. kindly do not self-administer. Otherwise, patients may feel some harmful effects.
this injection is a progestin (female hormone). it works by modulating the immune response of the mother to prevent rejection of the embryo and allow its attachment to the uterus. This prevents miscarriage and helps lower the risk of premature birth in women who have had one premature delivery in the past.
Like other drugs, this Hydroxyprogesterone caproate injection also shows interactions with many other medications which are used to treat other health issues, and these drugs include anti-epilepsy, painkillers, antidiabetics, HIV drugs, and anti-fungal medications. There are names f certain medications that can be harmful if used with Hydroxyprogesterone caproate injection.
Before applying this Hydroxyprogesterone caproate injection the doctor or professional nurse should read the label information or instructions of the doctor for use. And according to the information, this medication should keep by the user in a cool and dry place away from dark sunlight. Additionally, never keep the leftover drugs after use, in that situation discard the medicine properly, and also keep the drug away from the children and pets. In case of expiry medication patients should avoid the application of medication.