Crinone 8% Vaginal Gel 1.125 gm belongs to the class of medicine known as a steroid hormone. It is also used in combination with estrogens for hormone replacement therapy in menopausal women and low sex hormone levels in women. Infertility is the inability to conceive within 12 months. On the other hand, Premenstrual syndrome comprises signs and symptoms like mood swings, tender breasts, food cravings, fatigue, irritability and depression.
Crinone 8% Vaginal Gel 1.125 gm is a female hormone that regulates ovulation and menstruation in women. Crinone 8% Vaginal Gel 1.125 gm induces secretory changes in the endometrium lining of the uterus, promotes breast development, relaxes the uterus, blocks the maturation and release of a follicle and maintains pregnancy.
Crinone 8% Vaginal Gel 1.125 gm is available in various forms which can be taken by mouth, vagina, through injection into the muscle and other routes. Crinone 8% Vaginal Gel 1.125 gm is also available in the vaginal ring and intrauterine (IU) device which is used for birth control. You can take Crinone 8% Vaginal Gel 1.125 gm without food and preferably in the evening or at bedtime. In some cases you may have breast tenderness, swelling in other parts of the body, headaches, migraines, mood swings, depression, acne, tummy (abdominal) pain, back pain and vaginal bleeding. Most of these side effects of Crinone 8% Vaginal Gel 1.125 gm do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.
Try not to stop taking this medicine of your own. Using Crinone 8% Vaginal Gel 1.125 gm may increase the risk of blood clots. Make sure that before taking this medicine you inform your doctor if you have or have had breast cancer, unusual bleeding in the vagina or liver disease or any other health problems. If you are taking any other medicine or are allergic to any medicine, please inform your doctor. Avoid smoking and alcohol to prevent any kind of unpleasant side-effect. Crinone 8% Vaginal Gel 1.125 gm should not be used to prevent heart disease or dementia, because this medicine may actually increase your risk of developing these conditions.