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<h2>What is Norethisterone</h2> <p><span data-preserver-spaces="true">Norethisterone is a medication containing a type of progesterone (natural female hormone). You can use it&nbsp;</span><a class="editor-rtfLink" href="https://www.clickpharmacy.co.uk/period-delay/blog/how-to-delay-your-period-effectively" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><span data-preserver-spaces="true">to delay your periods</span></a><span data-preserver-spaces="true">&nbsp;for up to 17 days.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span data-preserver-spaces="true">Norethisterone is an effective drug for the following:</span></p> <ul> <li>Prevent or lessen the effects of a range of menstrual cycle disorders</li> <li>Relieve period pains</li> <li>Heavy periods (abnormally bleeding)&nbsp;</li> <li>Manage breast cancer and endometriosis</li> </ul> <h3>Norethisterone Summary Information</h3> <table class="summarytable" style="width: 838px;"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width: 182.137px;"> <p>Type of medicine</p> </td> <td style="width: 627.862px;"> <p>Period delay medication</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 182.137px;"> <p>Use</p> </td> <td style="width: 627.862px;"> <p>Regulates menstrual periods, treats abnormal bleeding, alleviates endometriioss symptoms</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 182.137px;"> <p>How it works</p> </td> <td style="width: 627.862px;"> <p>Mimics the effects of progesterone</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 182.137px;"> <p>Active Ingredient</p> </td> <td style="width: 627.862px;"> <p>Norethisterone</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 182.137px;"> <p>Available strengths</p> </td> <td style="width: 627.862px;"> <p>5mg</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 182.137px;"> <p>Side effects</p> </td> <td style="width: 627.862px;"> <p>Common side effects include Changes in vaginal discharge, breakthrough bleeding, unusual vaginal bleeding, dizziness ,breast tenderness, stomach problems</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 182.137px;"> <p>Generic</p> </td> <td style="width: 627.862px;"> <p>Yes</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The information provided in the summary table is for reference only. It is important to consult a qualified healthcare professional before starting any period dealy treatment, including Norethisterone.</p> <h3>How does Norethisterone work?</h3> <p>The active ingredient norethisterone works by mimicking the effects of the female hormone progesterone. When taken for <a href="https://www.clickpharmacy.co.uk/period-delay">period delay</a>, it causes the womb lining to be sustained until the treatment is stopped and the period is due.</p> <h3>For how long can I delay my periods?</h3> <p><span data-preserver-spaces="true">Click Pharmacy offers 60 tablets to delay your period for up to 17 days. For shorter period delays, fewer tablets are necessary. It is important to note that Norethisterone tablets are only for occasional use. You should not use these more than once every 3 months. This period delay treatment is not suitable for long-term use.</span></p> <p><span data-preserver-spaces="true">If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember.&nbsp;</span></p> <h3>Any interactions of Norethisterone tablets with other drugs?</h3> <p><span data-preserver-spaces="true">Before starting any new medication, inform your doctor or pharmacist. They must know about the medication you are taking, have recently taken, or might take. It can help them determine whether the new medication is appropriate for you. Norethisterone period delay tablets can interact with other medications. For instance, their effect alters if mixed with the following drugs:</span></p> <p>● Medication to treat epilepsy (for instance, phenytoin, carbamazepine)<br />● Antibiotic medicines used to treat an infection (for example, tetracyclines, rifampicin, co-trimoxazole)&nbsp;<br />● Antiviral medications to treat HIV (for instance, ritonavir, nelfinavir)<br />● Anticancer medication<br />● Herbal medicine containing St Johns wort (Hypericum perforatum)<br />● Aminoglutethimide, used to treat Cushing's Syndrome<br />● Ciclosporin, used for suppressing the immune system<br />● Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), commonly used for treating pain and inflammation&nbsp;<br />● Medicine for high blood pressure or hypertension</p> <h3>Alternative to Norethisterone</h3> <p><span data-preserver-spaces="true">To delay your periods, you can opt for an alternative such as </span><a class="editor-rtfLink" href="https://www.clickpharmacy.co.uk/period-delay/provera" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><span data-preserver-spaces="true">Provera</span></a><span data-preserver-spaces="true">. For further information on the&nbsp;</span><a class="editor-rtfLink" href="https://www.clickpharmacy.co.uk/period-delay/blog/difference-between-provera-and-norethisterone" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><span data-preserver-spaces="true">difference between Provera and Norethisterone, read here</span></a><span data-preserver-spaces="true">.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span data-preserver-spaces="true">Another alternative to Norethisterone is taking a combined contraceptive pill, Microgynon. If you want to delay your period, you must take the combined oral contraceptive pill for 2 months. Thus you should not have a 7-day pill-free period or use your inactive mini pill back to back.</span></p> <h2>Can I buy Norethisterone tablets online?</h2> <p><span data-preserver-spaces="true">Buy medication for period delay from Click Pharmacy. You need to take the short medical assessment before buying Norethisterone online.&nbsp;</span></p> <h3><span data-preserver-spaces="true">Norethisterone price</span></h3> <p><span data-preserver-spaces="true">Norethisterone is a great way to delay your periods. Its available at a price of &pound;17.99 for a pack of 30 tablets. Take these tablets for at least three days before your period cycle begins.&nbsp;</span></p>

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Norethisterone 5mg

Norethisterone is a medication used to treat various conditions related to hormonal imbalance in women. It is commonly prescribed to regulate menstrual periods.

Medication features:

  • A period delay treatment
  • Contains a synthetic form of the hormone progesterone
  • Delay period for up to 17 days

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What is Norethisterone

Norethisterone is a medication containing a type of progesterone (natural female hormone). You can use it to delay your periods for up to 17 days. 

Norethisterone is an effective drug for the following:

  • Prevent or lessen the effects of a range of menstrual cycle disorders
  • Relieve period pains
  • Heavy periods (abnormally bleeding) 
  • Manage breast cancer and endometriosis

Norethisterone Summary Information

Type of medicine

Period delay medication

Use

Regulates menstrual periods, treats abnormal bleeding, alleviates endometriioss symptoms

How it works

Mimics the effects of progesterone

Active Ingredient

Norethisterone

Available strengths

5mg

Side effects

Common side effects include Changes in vaginal discharge, breakthrough bleeding, unusual vaginal bleeding, dizziness ,breast tenderness, stomach problems

Generic

Yes

The information provided in the summary table is for reference only. It is important to consult a qualified healthcare professional before starting any period dealy treatment, including Norethisterone.

How does Norethisterone work?

The active ingredient norethisterone works by mimicking the effects of the female hormone progesterone. When taken for period delay, it causes the womb lining to be sustained until the treatment is stopped and the period is due.

For how long can I delay my periods?

Click Pharmacy offers 60 tablets to delay your period for up to 17 days. For shorter period delays, fewer tablets are necessary. It is important to note that Norethisterone tablets are only for occasional use. You should not use these more than once every 3 months. This period delay treatment is not suitable for long-term use.

If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember. 

Any interactions of Norethisterone tablets with other drugs?

Before starting any new medication, inform your doctor or pharmacist. They must know about the medication you are taking, have recently taken, or might take. It can help them determine whether the new medication is appropriate for you. Norethisterone period delay tablets can interact with other medications. For instance, their effect alters if mixed with the following drugs:

● Medication to treat epilepsy (for instance, phenytoin, carbamazepine)
● Antibiotic medicines used to treat an infection (for example, tetracyclines, rifampicin, co-trimoxazole) 
● Antiviral medications to treat HIV (for instance, ritonavir, nelfinavir)
● Anticancer medication
● Herbal medicine containing St Johns wort (Hypericum perforatum)
● Aminoglutethimide, used to treat Cushing's Syndrome
● Ciclosporin, used for suppressing the immune system
● Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), commonly used for treating pain and inflammation 
● Medicine for high blood pressure or hypertension

Alternative to Norethisterone

To delay your periods, you can opt for an alternative such as Provera. For further information on the difference between Provera and Norethisterone, read here

Another alternative to Norethisterone is taking a combined contraceptive pill, Microgynon. If you want to delay your period, you must take the combined oral contraceptive pill for 2 months. Thus you should not have a 7-day pill-free period or use your inactive mini pill back to back.

Can I buy Norethisterone tablets online?

Buy medication for period delay from Click Pharmacy. You need to take the short medical assessment before buying Norethisterone online. 

Norethisterone price

Norethisterone is a great way to delay your periods. Its available at a price of £17.99 for a pack of 30 tablets. Take these tablets for at least three days before your period cycle begins. 

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When should I take Norethisterone?

To delay your period, you should take one Norethisterone 5mg tablet three times a day. Make sure to start this medicine at least 3 days before your period is due. The medication provides detailed instructions. And you can get more information from your doctor. Also, you can contact our expert team at Click Pharmacy.

Side effects of Norethisterone

As with any medication, there can be side effects to consider, which vary in severity. Side effects associated with Norethisterone include:

Common but less serious side effects:

  • Changes in vaginal discharge
  • Breakthrough bleeding
  • Unusual vaginal bleeding
  • Dizziness and confusion
  • Breast tenderness
  • Stomach problems
  • Visual disturbances 
  • Fatigue
  • Water retention
  • Dry mouth
  • Changes in appetite
  • Liver problems
  • Changes in sex drive

Less common but serious side effects:

  • Wheezing
  • Feeling faint
  • Skin rash
  • Swelling of hands or feet
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Facial swelling

Remeber Norethisterone is not a contraceptive. Taking Norethisterone can cause blood clots. If you experience any such symptoms of a blood clot, stop taking the tablets immediately.

Warnings to consider when taking Norethisterone

Women looking to delay their period should keep in mind the following warnings:

  • Norethisterone may cause common side effects or changes in your menstrual cycle, such as spotting, headaches or irregular periods.
  • If you suffer from severe side effects that haven't resolved, consult your doctor immediately.
  • People with certain medical conditions such as breast cancer, liver disease, liver tumour or vaginal bleeding should avoid Norethisterone.
  • It would be best not to use Norethisterone for long-term to delay periods.
  • You may suffer from side effects such as blood clotting disorders, low cholesterol levels, high blood pressure, diabetes and depression.
  • Do not overdose on Norethisterone; it may cause vomiting, nausea, lateral vaginal bleeding or breast enlargement.

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