Prempro Drug

Important Information about Prempro Drug

  • The generic name of prempro is conjugated estrogens and medroxyprogesterone.
  • Conjugated estrogens are combination of estrogen hormones.
  • Please do not use prempro if you have history of heart attack, liver disease, vaginal bleeding, and breast cancer.
  • Continuing treatment with prempro may increase your threat of breast cancer, heart attack.
  • Take prempro with a full glass of water.
  • Side effects like chest pain, sudden weakness, and sudden headache, abnormal vaginal bleeding may occur due to use of prempro.

Serious side effects of Prempro are:

  • Chest pain or heavy feeling, pain spreading to the arm or shoulder, nausea, sweating, general ill feeling;
  • Sudden numbness or weakness, especially on one side of the body;
  • Sudden headache, confusion, problems with vision, speech, or balance;
  • Pain or swelling in your lower leg;
  • Abnormal vaginal bleeding;
  • Migraine headache;
  • Pain, swelling, or tenderness in your stomach;
  • Confusion, problems with memory or concentration;
  • Jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes);
  • Swelling in your hands, ankles, or feet; or
  • A breast lump.

Less serious Prempro side effects may include:

  • Mild nausea, vomiting, bloating, stomach pain;
  • Breast pain, tenderness, or swelling;
  • Freckles or darkening of facial skin;
  • Acne, increased hair growth, loss of scalp hair;
  • Changes in weight or appetite;
  • Problems with contact lenses;
  • Vaginal itching or discharge;
  • Changes in your menstrual periods, decreased sex drive; or
  • Headache, nervousness, dizziness, tired feeling.