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Question: Overdose of Norethisterone

 enoka - Mon Mar 08, 2010 1:15 pm

Dear doctor, I have been taking Norethisterone 10mg twice a day for about two weeks and accidentally I took two doses(2 just after dinner and another two after about 1 1/2 to 2 hours) I want to know as to how i should take it from tomorrow please
 Debbie Miller, RN - Thu Apr 01, 2010 11:47 am

User avatar Hello,
You do not have to adjust any further. Just take the pill daily from here on out. The extra dose will not hurt anything, but you don't want to miss doses. If you end up short at the end of the cycle it will just mean you start your period a day sooner.

Best wishes.


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