T-Pill Tablet: View Uses, Side Effects, Price and Substitutes | 1mg (2024)

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BestoChem Formulations India Ltd

SALT COMPOSITION

Mifepristone (200mg)

Storage

Store below 30°C

Product introduction

T-Pill Tablet is an anti-progestational steroid class of drug used for medical termination of pregnancy. It works by blocking the action of progesterone, an essential hormone for the development of pregnancy.

T-Pill Tablet is given alone or in combination with some other medicine to attain the maximum benefit. It should be taken with food or as your doctor's advice. It should be taken orally, by swallow the tablets whole with a glass of water. If you experience vomiting within 45 minutes of tablet intake, inform your doctor or take another tablet. The medicine may take 24- 48 hours to show its action and you experience bleeding.

The most common side effects of this medicine include nausea, vomiting, uterine cramps, diarrhea, infection following abortion, and uterine bleeding. If these bother you or appear serious, let your doctor know. There may be ways of reducing or preventing them. If you experience heavy vagin*l bleeding or abdominal pain on taking this medicine, you should inform your doctor immediately.

Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you have ever had an ectopic pregnancy, or you are breastfeeding or using an intrauterine device. 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. You must avoid strenuous activity like heavy exercise, running, and driving while abortion as it can affect the bleeding. Your doctor may perform an ultrasound or pelvic examination to check for abortion completion.

Uses of T-Pill Tablet

  • Medical abortion

Benefits of T-Pill Tablet

In Medical abortion

T-Pill Tablet is used to cause an abortion during the early part of a pregnancy. It is used up to week 10 of pregnancy (up to 70 days after the first day of your last menstrual period). This medicine effectively blocks the natural female hormone, called progesterone, that is needed for your pregnancy to continue. Please use it only as advised by the doctor.

Side effects of T-Pill Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of T-Pill

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Uterine cramps
  • Diarrhea
  • Infection following abortion
  • Uterine bleeding

How to use T-Pill Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. T-Pill Tablet is to be taken with food.

How T-Pill Tablet works

T-Pill Tablet blocks the effects of progesterone, a natural female hormone which is needed for the pregnancy to sustain. Without this hormone, the lining of the uterus (womb) breaks down as it does during a menstrual period and stops the growth of the pregnancy.

Safety advice

Alcohol

UNSAFE

It is unsafe to consume alcohol with T-Pill Tablet.

Pregnancy

UNSAFE

T-Pill Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy. Seek your doctor's advice as studies on pregnant women and animals have shown significant harmful effects to the developing baby.

Breast feeding

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR

T-Pill Tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.

Driving

UNSAFE

T-Pill Tablet may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.

Kidney

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR

There is limited information available on the use of T-Pill Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.

Liver

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR

There is limited information available on the use of T-Pill Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take T-Pill Tablet?

If you miss a dose of T-Pill Tablet, please consult your doctor.\n

All substitutes

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

T-Pill Tablet

₹310.0/Tablet

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Quick tips

  • T-Pill Tablet helps in medical termination of pregnancy.
  • If you vomit within 45 minutes of taking the tablet, talk to your doctor immediately. You will need to take another tablet.
  • Take it only as prescribed by the doctor. Miscarriages, if incomplete, may result in serious medical complications leading to hospitalization, surgery and possible infertility.
  • Be cautiouswhile driving or doing anything that requires concentration as it can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
  • It does not affect fertility. Use contraception to avoid pregnancy.
  • Take it no later than 63 days after the first day of your last menstrual period.
  • vagin*l bleeding may or may not occur after taking this medicine. Inform your doctor immediately if excessive bleeding occurs or if you suffer from severe abdominal pain.

Fact Box

Chemical Class

Oxosteroid

Habit Forming

No

Therapeutic Class

GYNAECOLOGICAL

Action Class

Anti-progesterone

Interaction with drugs

Taking T-Pill with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects

Beclometasone

Brand(s)

:

Becoride, Rhinase, Bevent

Serious

Betamethasone

Brand(s)

:

Densol, Catrisol, Betaforte

Serious

Deflazacort

Brand(s)

:

Defmark, Zacdef, Ecodef

Serious

Dexamethasone

Brand(s)

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OD Dex

Serious

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Patient concerns

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How to avoid pregnancy after unprotected sex? Incase its been more than 72hours of unprotected sex , what are the alternatives?

Dr. Pranay Gandhi

Sexology

take an i pill or get a copper t inserted

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I had abortion 2 weeks back. Yesterday i had protected sex but we suspected there was some problem with condom. Today m having very slight abdominal pain. Should i take i pill?

Dr. Suman Rao

Obstetrics and Gynaecology

You can take I pill

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How to use misoprost and mt pill for miscarriage one month pregnancy

Dr. Dharna Gupta

Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Abortion pills can't be prescribed online.please consult a gynecologist.

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Hi Last month I had an Medical abortion on 26th August. Just wanted to know whether I can have sex with my boyfriend so early. Generaly we use precaution but some time we used Ipill and this time it did not work. Also if you can suggest me some pills like Saheli. I have never used Saheli but had heard lot of time through my friends. So just wanted to make sure of it.

Dr. Megha Tuli

Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Try using loette tablets starting from 2nd day of your periods for 21 days.start next pack from 2nd day of next period.Whereas as sec is concerned please use contraceptives like condoms or pills. I pill is not fail proof and should be used only in emergency cases like once a year or so.

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I have a question regarding my pregnancy chances and safety If me and partner had an unsafe sex Then I end up taking a contraceptive pill Is that safe? Is there any other option than taking pill

Dr. Pranay Gandhi

Sexology

i pill is safest. other options r IUCD i.e. copper t or other pils or manual evacuation by a doctor

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need an abortion pill do suggest sir what would be better

Dr. Amit Modi

Paediatrics

pls ask this question to gynecologist

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Have taken abortion pill but after 15 days bleeding takes place.now I have started contraceptive pills .still bleeding

Dr. Suman Rao

Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Get an ultrasound done to rule out incomplete abortion.

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Medicine for prevention of pregnancy?

Dr. Pranay Gandhi

Sexology

i pill 1 tablet within 72 hrs of unprotected sex

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FAQs

Q. What is T-Pill Tablet and what it is used for?

T-Pill Tablet contains a medicine called Mifepristone. It helps in medical termination of the pregnancy. It works by blocking the effect of progesterone (a female sex hormone) which is required for maintenance of pregnancy. It is only used to terminate a pregnancy which should not be more than 63 days old, counting from the first day of the last menstrual period.

Q. How and in what dose should I use T-Pill Tablet?

T-Pill Tablet can be taken orally with a glass of water. It should be taken under the supervision of a doctor.

Q. What should I expect after taking T-Pill Tablet?

You may or may not experience vagin*l bleeding or spotting after taking this medicine. After 48 hours of taking T-Pill Tablet, your doctor shall examine you and may prescribe you another medicine (Misoprostol) for complete termination of pregnancy. After 14 days of taking T-Pill Tablet, your gynaecologist may run some blood tests or perform ultrasonography to confirm whether the pregnancy has been terminated or not.

Q. Can T-Pill Tablet affect my future chances of getting pregnant?

No, studies have shown that this medicine does not impair the fertility of the women. Your future chances of getting pregnant are as equal as of those who have not taken this medicine.

Q. What are the common side effects of taking T-Pill Tablet?

vagin*l bleeding and abdominal cramping are the most common side effects of using T-Pill Tablet. The other common side effects include diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting. If you experience a very heavy vagin*l bleeding or if any of these side effects bother you please consult with your gynaecologist.

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Country of origin: India

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