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PContraindicated in pregnancy - Contraindicated in pregnancy

LCaution when used during 

lactation - Caution when used during lactation

Molecule Info

Indication & Dosage

Oral Threatened miscarriage, Adult: 5mg tid for 5-7 days.


May be taken with or without food. May be taken with meals to minimise GI discomfort. Do not take with antacids, Fe or dairy products.


Hypersensitivity; thrombophleobitis; undiagnosed vag bleeding, incomplete abortion, hormone-dependent carcinoma, cerebral apoplexy, as a diagnostic test for pregnancy; severe hepatic impairment; pregnancy.

Special Precautions

Discontinue medications if there is sudden partial or complete loss of vision, proptosis or diplopia; migraine and embolic disorders; epilepsy, migraine, asthma, cardiac or renal dysfunction. History of depression, glucose tolerance and diabetic patients. My impair ability to drive operate machinery. Sudden withdrawal of allyloestrenol should be avoided as it leads to intermittent breakthrough bleeding; lactation.

Adverse Drug Reactions

GI disturbances, appetite/weight change; fluid retention, oedema; acnes, skin rash, urticaria; depression, headache, fever, fatigue; breast changes, hirsutism, changes in libido, altered menstrual cycles or irregular menstrual bleeding .

Drug Interactions

Enhanced clearance with enzyme-inducing drugs eg, carbamazepine, griseofulvin, phenobarbital, phenytoin and rifampicin. Ketoconazole may increase bioavailability of progesterone. Potentially Fatal: Increased ciclosporin concentration.

Lab Interference

Alterations in lipid profile and liver function tests.


Allylestrenol is similar to that of natural progesterone. It prepares the uterus for receiving the fertilised ovum and suppresses uterine motility.

mph Class

Oestrogens & Progesterones & Related Synthetic Drugs

ATC Classification

G03DC01 - allylestrenol; Belongs to the class of estren derivative progestogens used in progestogenic hormone preparations.


Brand/Product Info

Total Products : 4    
Brand Name Manufacturer/Marketer Composition Dosage Form Pack Size & Price
ALLYGEST Nuvista Pharma Limited Allylestrenol 5mg Tablet 30's: 195.00 MRP
ALLYNOL Popular Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Allylestrenol 5mg Tablet 45's: 360.00 MRP
GESTON Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Allylestrenol 5mg Tablet 3x10's: 240.9 MRP
GESTRENOL Renata Limited Allylestrenol 5mg Tablet 30's: 240.90 MRP



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