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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?

Mirena to control heavy perimenopause bleeding?

Posted 27 Sep 2010 by curious100 2 answers

My dr just suggested that I try Mirena to control heavy perimenopause bleeding. I have been taking prometrium for the past two months and it seems to work, but I am trying to find a better alternative since I worry about taking hormone (prometrium is a progestin). I am interested in hearing ...

Is Prometrium a natural form of progesterone? Is it bio-identical?

Posted 4 Jun 2010 by tamaracjp 2 answers

How is Prometrium different than the progesterone cream that the compounding pharmacist made for me?

Prometrium for PMDD?

Posted 9 Apr 2015 by SweetLuck 2 answers

Does anyone know if 100mg of Prometrium taken daily can help PMDD? I was taking it just the 2nd half of my cycle but every month when i quit taking it I get very depressed I'm assuming from the progesterone withdrawal. My doctor said I can take it all month and I'm wondering if anyone has ...

Does prometrium 200 mg help to ovulate ?

Posted 27 Jul 2010 by allanpaddy 2 answers

Prometrium - was prescribed this for depression, should I be concerned?

Posted 12 Apr 2018 by paperdoll44 3 answers

I was given this for depression & anxiety, though reading about it should I take it?

I have the Mirena IUD and now Prometrium 100mg. Now I have very sore joint pain in my right elbow!?

Posted 25 Sep 2018 by Bellashatzie 0 answers

I’m not sure if the sore elbow joint and extremely sore muscles surrounding are because I just was put on Prometrium 100mg along with the Mirena IUD i have had for a year now! But I haven’t had any injury or stress to my elbow joint or muscles and the only thing new is the addition of ...

I was prescribed prometrium 100mg. Still not sure why? What are the pros and cons?

Posted 6 May 2011 by canada lise 2 answers

I am 58 years old and menopause for 5 years.

Do you experience a heavier or lighter period while taking Prometrium? How does it work?

Posted 27 Aug 2009 by AnnetteG 1 answer

My GYN prescribed Prometrium for me to take because I have stopped having menstrual periods (amennorhea), and I haven't reached menopause yet.

Is acne more often associated with Prometrium than Progesterone?

Posted 31 Oct 2009 by ragnhild 1 answer

I was on bio-identical Progesterone; and for the last month I've been on Prometrium. I've been experiencing acne for the past few weeks, (severe acne, and had none before I started on hormones). I took myself off the Testosterone because I had read that acne could be caused by ...

Medroxyprogesterone vs. Prometrium?

Posted 2 May 2010 by hopefulhelper 1 answer

Last month, my physician prescribed Prometrium in addition to the Vivelle Dot. I had my ovaries removed almost a year ago and had been on just Premarin but was feeling horrible. With the Prometrium and patch, I felt much better while on them. The cycle for 12 days came to an end, and five days ...

I was prescribed prometrium to take for 14 days to stop heavy bleeding and then off for 14 days and?

Posted 2 Jul 2011 by wickedinspiration 1 answer

... i am supposed to have another period while off of the prometrium it's been 16 days that i have been off and i havn't had a period yet but i am experiencing horrible pelvic cramps and pain in my lower back, is this normal ?

I just started progesterone, compounded, as I'm on bio identical hormone replcement. 2 nights on it?

Posted 14 Apr 2012 1 answer

... and today I am so moody and mean. I'm not taking it tonight. Didn't have this when took Prometrium. Anyone else react like this

How does Prometrium compare to Estatest for menopause?

Posted 7 Aug 2009 by gradyrose 1 answer

Which one is better to use for post menopausal symptoms for the long term.

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