Dienogest is used as an oral contraceptives to prevent pregnancy by preventing ovulation and to treat heavy menstrual bleeding which is not caused by any disease of the uterus in women who wish to use oral contraception.
How it Works
Dienogest works by causing changes in the cervical mucus and uterine lining, making it harder for sperm to reach the uterus and harder for a fertilized egg to attach to the uterus thus preventing pregnancy.
Common Side effects
Some of the potential side effects of Dienogest can include the symptoms below;
Breast pain, discomfort, or tenderness
Irregular menstrual periods
Irregular menstrual cycle,