Generic Norethisterone Tablets

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Wockhardt pack of 30 norethisterone 5mg oral tablets
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Prices from £16.95

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10 day course

30 tablet(s) / 5 mg - £16.95

20 day course

60 tablet(s) / 5 mg - £24.95

30 day course

90 tablet(s) / 5 mg - £34.95

Common norethisterone side effects

  • Breakthrough bleeding
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Changes in mood or sex drive
  • Headache
  • Fluid retention
  • Breast tenderness

Norethisterone pros and cons

The advantages of using norethisterone tablets are as follows:

  • Can be used short term
  • Allows you flexibility to fit in with certain lifestyle choices
  • Less risk of side effects as it's used short term
  • Cheaper to purchase than branded versions

The disadvantages are as follows:

  • It is available on prescription only
  • It cannot be used as contraceptive

What else is norethisterone used for?

  • Painful or heavy periods
  • Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) although this is now not recommended
  • Endometriosis (where the tissue from your womb is found outside your womb)
  • Breast cancer
Medically reviewed by:
Dr Kathryn Basford

Dr Kathryn Basford is a qualified GP who works as a GP in London, as well as with ZAVA. She graduated from the University of Manchester and completed her GP training through Whipps Cross Hospital in London.

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Last reviewed: 12 Mar 2019

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