About Ovral G
How does Ovral G?
Estradiol Valerate is the brand name for a low dose Emergency contraceptive pill prescribed to prevent pregnancy. It is a generic drug combination of Norgestrel Ethinyl Estradiol. This medicine is prescribed in the case of having unsafe intercourse or even the birth control pills have been suspected to fail. It can also be administered for the treatment of menstrual irregularities.
*Estradiol Valerate cannot be used as a protection from HIV or any other sexually transmitted diseases.
Estradiol Valerate- Working Mechanism
Estradiol Valerate contains two hormones which are Estrogen and Progestin. This medicines works by preventing the release of eggs from the ovaries. It thickens the cervical mucus and also prevents the sperm from the entering the uterus. Thus preventing the egg from implanting in the uterus lining.
Estradiol Valerate- Dosage Effects
Estradiol Valerate should be taken immediately unsafe intercourse or in the case of a missed birth-control pill (to prevent ovulation). Anti convulsants, barbiturates, anti-invectives and antibiotics are found to have reduced the effectiveness of this medication, hence should be avoided to be taken in combination with Drug
*Estradiol Valerate should not be taken during pregnancy.
This medicine should not be taken in larger or smaller quantities or for longer period than recommended.
Estradiol Valerate pills should be taken orally, once a day every day for continuous 21 days and then be discontinued for 7 days. It should be taken same time every day. This medicine may give a feeling of nausea when taken; to avoid it, it can be taken with food or milk.
Estradiol Valerate- Side Effects
Estradiol Valerate is generally well tolerated by the body and the side effects are minimal. The following side effects are common and less serious:
Breast tenderness, irregular bleeding
Ovral G- Buying Information
Ovral G tablets of strength 1mg come in the form of 21, 63, or 84 tablets in a pack. They are easily available in all the known pharmacies.
They could be bought online too at great prices which is possible through huge discounts and deals offered by the respective online pharmacies.