Medication Description: Dymestrol (Dimoestrolum)
Diethylstilbestrol dimethyl ether, or trans-3, 4-di (p-methoxyphenyl) -hexene-3.
Synonyms: Depot-Cyren, Depot-Ostromenin, Depot-Ostromon, Dimethyl-Oestrogen, Ostrastilben D.
White crystalline powder. Practically insoluble in water and alcohol.
Compared with synestrol and diethylstilbestrol has a longer effect. The extended validity period allows you to enter it less frequently than other drugs of this series.
Apply with insufficient ovarian function. Indications for use are similar to those for synestrol and diethylstilbestrol.
Enter intramuscularly in an oily 0.6% solution. Doses individualized depending on the characteristics of the case and the effectiveness of treatment. Usually produce one injection per week at a dose of 12 mg (2 ml of solution). In the course of treatment - 2 - 3 injections. The effect after the first injection usually occurs on the 3rd - 6th day.
Contraindications and possible complications are the same as with diethylstilbestrol and synestrol.
Product form: 0.6% oil solution in 2 ml ampoules (12 mg each in an ampoule).
Storage: List B. In the dark spot.