... period due to Estrogen (without progesterone) consumption. Currently, have cut back on Estrogen, took Aygestin as directed and now having the heaviest period and cramping. Don't know if it's because very low on estrogen or not. Could that be the case?
Have been taking Aygestin (Norethindrone 5mg) from 1 - 14 days every 3 months to precipitate a?
- 6 Apr 2014 by bobga
- 6 April 2014
I had the same experience. Its because the estrogen builds up uterine lining but you're not having a period every month. Your body responds to drop in estrogen and increase in the progesterone of the norethidrone
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- Side Effects of Aygestin (detailed)
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