Duphaston

What is Duphaston?

Duphaston tablets contain the active ingredient dydrogesterone, which is a synthetic hormone similar to the naturally occurring sex hormone. Duphaston is a hormonal drug commonly used where assisted reproductive techniques are used to induce conception.

Questions and answers on "Duphaston"

i was recommended to take Duphaston for 10 day daily 2 tablets. i had scanning dr told me that the ovulation has taken place so to protect the pregnancy she advised me to take the tablet. but i have heard that by taking Duphaston tablet will get my period. please advise on the same

doctor1 MD

Hi,welcome to healthcare magic forum.I understand your query.Duphaston(dydrogesteron) is a type of progesterone which will helps in maintaining pregnancy it conception occurs.So in your case it will help in this way first if conception does not occur then it will cause endometrial shedding and...

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doctor i had two miscarryers,last one embryonic pregnancy.now i am pregnant nearly 5 weeks.from 4th week scan report shows only sac.no yolk.i am taking Dulphaston tablets and thyroxine.after 2weeks time i have to do scan again.result will be satisfactory

doctor1 MD

Hello dear,I understand your concern.In my opinion progesterone is one of the important hormone in pregnancy.It supports the conceptus and helps in the pregnancy maintainance.Sometimes due to progesterone insufficiency the growth is hampered and miscarriage might result.In that suspicious cases...

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I have taken tablet duphaston from 13 day of my cycle my period not came till 32 day and preg. Kit test is negative then what should I do

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Duphastone delays the periods

Detailed Answer:
Hi dear,
I have gone through your question and understand your concerns.
Duphastone is known to delay the periods.
Theperiods will occur within7-10 days of stopping the drug.
Hope you found the answer helpful.
Regards
Dr Deepti Verma...

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i took duphaston for 10 days....after 2 days i got very light brownish dischargr...is this considered period? i have to make blood test at the 4th day of period...and i dont know if i started my period or not ! i could not be pregnant because i haven't made intercourse for a while!

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
This is your periods

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

I understand your concerns.

You can consider this brownish discharge as your periods and start counting days for your blood test.

It is normal for periods to be scanty after stopping duphaston.

Let me know if you need anymore help.

Regards...

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When should i take duphaston if my IUI done on 30 august 2016? and why?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Progesterone support

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

I understand your concerns.

Duphaston contains progesterone hormone which is necessary for supporting pregnancy if it happens.

You can take for about 15 daysfrom IUI date. Test for pregnancy after 15 days and decide to continue further only...

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I had an IUI done on 14 and 16 July 2015. I was prescribed duphaston, n my periods was due on 27 July..completed 13 tablets 1 per day.... Not got my periods and home pregnancy test was negative....if I stop the tablet today by when can I get my period or should I wait for 1 more week to confirm if I am pregnent..

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Wait for one week

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

It is very early for home pregnancy test to be positive.

Another week is required for home pregnancy test to be show positive results.

Stop Duphaston today and wait for a week. If you are not pregnant, you will get periods.

Let me know if you...

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Hi, I'm 5 weeks 4 days pregnant. I'm able to spot blood from 2 days i have taken susten 200 at night after meal from past 2 days still I can spot blood when I urinate. Do I need to take duphaston as well?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Ultrasound scan required

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

I understand your concerns.

Susten you are taking is good enough.

You don't need duphaston.

You need ultrasound scan to identify the location and duration of the pregnancy.

Get an ultrasound scan done and let me know report.

Regards...

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Hi I am month pregnant now my doctor has asked me to take evatone n duphaston twice a day with fol 123 medicine. Is it safe to take evatone n duphaston during pregnancy

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Take medications as advised

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
I have gone through your question and understand your concerns.
You can continue to take fol 123 and duphaston.
Evatone is not required during normal pregnancy.
Hope you found the answer helpful.
Do get back to me for further...

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i went to the gyn. i have missed periods...he perscribed me duphaston ...i should take 2 pills for 10 days...my question how many days after i finish my medecations the period shows up?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Hi..

Detailed Answer:
Hi..
Thanks for writing..
I understand your concern..

After stopping duphaston, you will get periods in one week's time.. But first you should get a pregnancy test to confirm that you are not pregnant..

Hope i have answered your query.. Feel free to ask any...

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I am having irregular period . I took duphaston 10mg twice a day for 5 days from 17th to 21st day of my cycle (L.M.P- 15th august 2017). When can i expect my periods to come?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Around 25th day of cycle.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thanks for trusting us with your health concern.
After taking Duphaston for 5 days the periods should start 3-4 days after stopping the pill. Wait for the periods to start. Your periods should start on around 25th day of the cycle....

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doctor i had two miscarryers,last one embryonic pregnancy.now i am pregnant nearly 5 weeks.from 4th week scan report shows only sac.no yolk.i am taking Dulphaston tablets and thyroxine.after 2weeks time i have to do scan again.result will be satisfactory

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