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Aygestin (Norethindrone)

Qty-Price (USD)
Type: drug type
Product: Aygestin
Manufacturer: Erfa
Country: Canada
Dosage: 5 mg

Generic Equivalent of Aygestin
Qty-Price (USD)
Type: drug type
Product: Norethindrone (Primolut N-Zydus)
Manufacturer: Generic
Country: India
Dosage: 5 mg

Aygestin Information

Aygestin Details (Brand and Generic) currently offers the brand Aygestin from Canada, manufactured by Erfa. The generic Norethindrone comes from India, also called Primolut N, manufactured by Zydus. Our customers may also purchase other medications for endometriosis medications, such as Provera and Visanne.


The brand Aygestin and its generic Norethindrone are available in the strength of 5 mg tablets only.


Aygestin (Norethindrone) is a prescription medicine used to treat amenorrhea (cessation of monthly flow in women), abnormal uterine bleeding, and endometriosis due to hormone imbalance. The active ingredient in Aygestin is Norethindrone. Norethindrone belongs to the class of medicine called Progestin. It works by stopping the normal growth of the uterus lining during the menstrual cycle and signaling hormone changes in the uterus to restore menstrual periods. Our customers may also buy generic Megace from Canada.

Side Effects and Precautions

The common side effects of Aygestin are abdominal pain, anorexia, nausea, vomiting, weight gain, spotting, changes in menstrual flow, breast pain, and somnolence.

Stop using Aygestin and contact your doctor right away if you have any of the serious side effects such as:
• Burning or painful urination;
• Changes in vaginal bleeding (such as spotting, breakthrough bleeding, changes in menstrual flow, or no menstrual bleeding);
• Changes in vaginal discharge;
• Dark patches on the skin or face (melasma);
• Mental changes such as depression;
• Swelling of the hands/feet;
• Yellowing eyes or skin

Warnings and Interactions

Before you are prescribed Aygestin or its generic Norethindrone, tell your doctor if you are allergic to it or have any other allergies. Aygestin comes in tablet form and is usually taken once daily, with or without food. You should follow your dosing schedule carefully. Ask your doctor if you have any questions. The dosage is based on your medical condition and response to therapy. It would be best if you did not smoke while using the Aygestin tablet. Smoking increases your chances of clotting blood, high blood pressure, and heart attack, which may worsen with Aygestin medication.

Before you start using Aygestin pills, inform your doctor about your medical history, especially if you have:
• Heart attack or previously diagnosed with stroke;
• History of blood clots;
• History of intracerebral hemorrhage;
• Previous miscarriage or abortion;
• Treating cancer or family history of breast or uterine cancer;
• Vaginal bleeding of unknown cause

Tell your doctor about all your medications, including prescriptions, over-the-counter medications, herbal products, and vitamin supplements. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to get pregnant, or breastfeed a baby. This medication may cause congenital disabilities. Norethindrone is not recommended for pregnant mothers under any circumstances. Aygestin passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding. There may be a drug interaction between Aygestin and other drugs such as, itraconazole, carbamazepine, phenobarbital, and rifampin.

Questions and Answers

Why is Aygestin more affordable from Canada than the United States?

In general, all drug prices, not only Aygestin, are more affordable to order from Canada because the government regulates the price of both the brand and generic medication. Also, since we were established in 2006, our vision is to provide safe and affordable medication to people in the US.

Is it safe to buy Aygestin from your pharmacy?

Our products are sourced only from facilities certified by authorities in the countries we import them from. has a rigorous process for selecting our partners so that you, our customer, get the safest medicine. We are also a Certified Canadian Pharmacy that adheres to the requirements imposed by the Province of British Columbia.

How much does Aygestin tablets cost in Canada?

At our pharmacy, the cost of generic Aygestin 5 mg starts at $56.99 for 100 tablets.

What is the lowest price of Norethindrone per tablet?

Norethindrone tablet starts at $0.57 per unit when you order a quantity of 100 tablets.

How much is the shipping?

Our shipping fee is a flat rate of $10.00 per order. Our pharmacy focuses on getting you the lowest prices on high-quality products.

How do I order from your pharmacy?

Ordering Aygestin from us is very simple. You can place the order online or call Customer Service at 1866.920.3784. For additional information or for the ordering process, visit our How to Order page.

Are your Aygestin prices competitive?

Yes, we are proud to offer some of the most competitive prices across Canadian pharmacies. In some cases, we might be able to either match or beat our competitors' prices. Please call our friendly customer service at 1866.920.3784.

Is there a limit on how many Aygestin I am allowed to order at one time? can only dispense a maximum of a three-month supply of Aygestin at one time, as per your doctor's prescription.

Can I buy Aygestin over the counter from you?

No, Aygestin requires a valid prescription from your doctor. We do not sell this product without a valid prescription.

Do you ship to the United States?

Yes, we do. It usually takes between 7 and 18 business days to receive your order from our pharmacy.

Is there a generic for Aygestin?

Yes, a generic alternative for this product is called Norethindrone.

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