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Prometrium vs. Progesterone - what are your experiences?

Posted 11 Jun 2012 by Snotori 31 answers

I was on Prometrium for several years and switched to the generic Progesterone when it came available a couple months back. Now I'd totally swear by Prometrium cause it worked for me and as far as side affects go there were 2 and they weren't that bad and only lasted a couple hours after ...

Progesterone - does generic teva come from natural sources?

Posted 21 Aug 2012 by fhjdf 7 answers

My new doctor gave me generic teva instead of prometrium. I did well with prometrium and am now worried about the side effects of using something of potentially lesser quality. I've read that synthetic progesterone can have more side effects. can someone tell me more about teva?

Does the herb star anise affect the Nexplanon birth control implant?

Posted 12 days ago by Saranicole8 0 answers

I know star anise affects estrogen but does it affect the progesterone Nexplanon implant? I accidentally ate some anise in bread last night and I’m worried about getting pregnant.

Medroxyprogesterone - I was prescribed medroxy 2.5 mg to supplement premarin for my symptoms of?

Posted 13 Nov 2017 by stitches4 0 answers

... menopause. I had been on premarin for 5 years without progesterone and had started to spot. Luckily my uterus was okay after a biopsy. Now though I am wondering why I would have bleeding since being on medroxy and should I stop right away. Unable to see my doctor for another 2 weeks!

Does micronized progesterone cause weight gain or loss?

Posted 22 Oct 2017 by shannonlesnet23 0 answers

Hi, I'm 33 years old just got blood work done and my progesterone read 0.5 which I guess is really low? My question is though has anyone had any experience with this pill causing weight gain or loss, or any awful side effects for that matter? Thanks!

Yuvafem - I've been using Vagifem, and now Yuvifem for years, twice a week. I'm not t using any?

Posted 13 Aug 2017 by Jsandhyde 0 answers

... progesterone, is this dangerous?

Does progesterone for insomnia affect dreams?

Posted 18 Aug 2017 by Glen Allen 0 answers

I have been taking progesterone for insomnia for two months following 15 years of insomnia, Ambien, Lunesta, melatonin, etc. it works well but I find myself dreaming angry dreams, not scary or nightmares but I dream vivid dreams of being angry over mundane daily events involving people in my life. ...

Could the progesterone in Plan B increase chance of pregnancy?

Posted 2 Jan 2017 by Fuudruckers 3 answers

So my boyfriend didn't actually insert but fooled around outside my vagina and did some finger penetration, and I am terrified of getting pregnant and don't want to take any risks so I took plan b just in case. The only thing is that I believe I have already ovulated/that was on my day of ...

Safaryl birth control pills, will it make my anxiety/depression worse?

Posted 16 Aug 2017 by crazygirl66 0 answers

I was on Lutera for 8 months & had to stop because it made depression worse. My doctor is convinced Safryl will be good for me. It is a different progesterone. Does anyone have any good reviews for this birth control? I see it is the same as another pill which just doesn't contain vitB ...

How long does weight gain last after completing progesterone pills?

Posted 21 Jul 2017 by SloanP 0 answers

I started 100 mg of progesterone to induce my period about 3 weeks ago and have gained 6 pounds. My eating habits haven't changed and I exercise everyday. How long will it take for this weight gain to subside?

Lupron Depot - terrified to take lupron for endometriosis?

Posted 25 Mar 2017 by MeganMasquerade 1 answer

I'm a 20year old woman who was diagnosed with stage four endometriosis . I was taking 200mg of progesterone , than when that didn't work I started taking 15mg of norethindrone and that still didn't work for pain or anything. So my doctor gave me two options, get pregnant or take ...

I am a type 1 diabetic using insulin. Will progesterone affect my blood sugar?

Posted 10 May 2017 by ricel03 0 answers

Due to menopause symptoms my doctor prescribed 200 mgs of progesterone 2 before bed each night. I am a type 1 diabetic using insulin. Will progesterone have an adverse affect on my blood sugar?

Medroxyprogesterone - I am on the pill form, can I just stop taking them?

Posted 16 Mar 2017 by sellma1 0 answers

I started taking the progesterone tablets due to very heavy periods and fibroids, the first five days were fine. I missed one day and the next morning I started bleeding and haven't stopped. I feel sick to my stomach and like I'm going to pass out. My abdomen is sore and tender and when I ...

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