Postinor Side Effects

Common Postinor Side Effects

The most commonly reported Postinor side effects (click to view or check a box to report):

Pregnancy After Post Coital Contraception (1)
Foetal Exposure During Pregnancy (1)
Dyspnoea (1)
Abortion Spontaneous (1)

If you or someone in your family has experienced a serious side effect to a health product, you are encouraged to report the experience to your health care professional (e.g. physician, pharmacist). You could also complete a copy of the side effect reporting form or report your side effect to FDA.

Side effects reports are analyzed to discover potential health product safety signals. Some important reactions may take an extremely long time to develop or occur infrequently. Continued monitoring of adverse reactions is thus essential to maintain a comprehensive safety and effectiveness profile of health products.

Postinor Side Effects Reported to FDA

The following Postinor reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.

The appearance of Postinor on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has found a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.
Dyspnoea, Foetal Exposure During Pregnancy
This is a report of a female patient (weight: NA) from BR, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Postinor Uno (dosage: NA, start time: Nov 25, 2012), combined with: NA. and developed a serious reaction and side effect(s). The consumer presented with:
  • Dyspnoea
  • Foetal Exposure During Pregnancy
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This case can indicate the possible existence of increased vulnerability to Postinor Uno treatment in female patients, resulting in dyspnoea side effect. The patient was hospitalized.

Abortion Spontaneous, Pregnancy After Post Coital Contraception
This report suggests a potential Postinor-2 Abortion Spontaneous, Pregnancy After Post Coital Contraception side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 26-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from BRAZIL was diagnosed with the following symptoms/conditions: contraception and used Postinor-2 (dosage: 2 Tablets A Day) starting Jul 09, 2005. Soon after starting Postinor-2 the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Abortion Spontaneous
  • Pregnancy After Post Coital Contraception
Drugs used concurrently: NA. Although Postinor-2 demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as abortion spontaneous, may still occur.

Top 10 Postinor Side Effects for Women

Women Side EffectsReports
Abortion Spontaneous 1
Dyspnoea 1
Foetal Exposure During Pregnancy 1
Pregnancy After Post Coital Contraception 1

Top 10 Postinor Side Effects for Men

Men Side EffectsReports

Keep Track of Side Effects

Note Your Observations

It is really important to keep of your symptoms, right from the time you start a new medicine. You can do it any way you prefer: in a notebook, in a computer file or using our online tool. You should also note down any other medicines you are taking at the same time, because there could be an interaction between these medicines.

Why Your Notes are Important

Your notes could be helpful in several ways:

  • You can use them to remind you of details that may alert your health care professional(s) to a problem
  • You will have a record to refer to in the future, in case you are ever prescribed the same medicine again

  • Log Form

    You can use the following log form to write down important information, like the date and time you experienced a side effect and your symptoms, how strong the symptoms were, and any other medicines you were using.

    Medicine Name and Dosage:
    Side Effects Scale Date & Time Other Medicine(s) or Treatment(s)
    Scale: 1 = very mild to 10 = very bad

    You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

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