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Tibofem (Tibolone) - 2.5mg (14 Tablets)

Tibofem (Tibolone) - 2.5mg (14 Tablets)

Tibofem (Tibolone) - 2.5mg (14 Tablets)
Brand Name: Tibofem
Generic Name: Tibolone
Form: Tablets
Manufacturer: Apotex Pharmaceutical

What is Tibofem?
Tibofem containing the active ingredient tibolone is a synthetic steroid hormone type of medication. The medication mimics the activity of the female sex hormones progesterone and oestrogen as well as the androgen testosterone in the body. The tablets are mainly used by women to restore the balance of hormones cause by menopause and to prevent symptoms such as hot flushes, depression and a decreased sex drive. Some postmenopausal women may also use it in the prevention of osteoporosis (bone loss) if other treatments are not suitable.

How is Tibofem used?
Tibofem is usually taken orally once per day or as directed by a doctor. The medication can be taken with or without food but should be taken with a glass of water. Contact a doctor for the correct dosage and length of treatment as it will depend on the patientís condition and their response to the therapy. The tablets should be swallowed whole and not broken, chewed or crushed to prevent too much of the drug from being released at one time.

Adverse effects
Patients using Tibofem bay encounter unwanted side effects such as:

  • Stomach or pelvic pain
  • Weight gain
  • Abnormal hair growth
  • Vaginal irritation or discharge
  • Blood clots
  • Migraines
  • Breast pain
  • Vision problems

Contact a doctor immediately should side effects persist or worsen.

Immediately proceed to your nearest emergency department if you suffer an allergic reaction. Symptoms usually associated with such a reaction include difficulty breathing or swallowing, chest tightness, swelling, skin rashes, and hives.

Tibofem is not always suitable for all patients. Always consult your health care provider prior to using this medication if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, trying to conceive, using any other medication (prescription or non-prescription), using any herbal products or supplements, or if you have any allergies or other health problems.

The correct dosage and prescription commonly depend on the patient and the condition being treated. Do not adjust your dosage without the approval of your health care provider. This product is only for use as prescribed and instructed.

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Tibofem (Tibolone) - 2.5mg (14 Tablets)
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