Ormeloxifene Pharmacology


About Ormeloxifene
Selective estrogen receptor modulator, A non-hormonal, non-steroidal oral contraceptive.
Mechanism of Action of Ormeloxifene
Ormeloxifene is selective estrogen receptor modulators which act on the estrogen receptor. It is a non-hormonal, non-steroidal oral contraceptive. Ormeloxifene selectively bind with high affinity to estrogen receptors (ER) and mimic the effect of estrogen in vagina, bone, cardiovascular system and central nervous system but act as estrogen antagonists in uterine and breast tissue. It is therefore, suitable in the treatment of heavy dysfunctional uterine bleeding (DUB).
Pharmacokinets of Ormeloxifene
Onset of Action for Ormeloxifene
Duration of Action for Ormeloxifene
Half Life of Ormeloxifene
Side Effects of Ormeloxifene
4.Weight gain
5.Fluid retention
Contra-indications of Ormeloxifene
1.Hypersensitivity to Ormeloxifene
2.Renal impairment
3.Hepatic impairment
5.Polycystic ovarian disease
6.Chronic cervicitis
7.Cervical hyperplasia
Special Precautions while taking Ormeloxifene
Prolongation of menstrual cycle
Pregnancy Related Information
Old Age Related Information
Breast Feeding Related Information
Children Related Information
Indications for Ormeloxifene
2.Dysfunctional uterine bleeding
Interactions for Ormeloxifene
Typical Dosage for Ormeloxifene
Adult: 120mg twice a week for first 12 week and continue 60mg/week from 13th week onwards
Schedule of Ormeloxifene
Storage Requirements for Ormeloxifene
Effects of Missed Dosage of Ormeloxifene
Effects of Overdose of Ormeloxifene

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