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Took modus to delay painful periods. Will it cause any side effects?

i have an important exam on 15 march, since i have painful periods which might fall before or on that day, i have been advised by a doctor to take modus 5mg from yesterday. last month i had taken familon and i had nausea , mood swings and listless feeling. please advise this medicine will not cause such things so that i can study and perform well.
Asked On : Sat, 16 Mar 2013
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Modus is medroxyprogesterone a hormonal agent ,progesterone by its class effect can cause feeling of depression,listlessness and mood swings.
You can try NSAIDS for painful periods such as voveron.
Answered: Wed, 20 Mar 2013
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