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Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
See below: Supports and stabilizes the endometrium. Convinces the body it's pregnant.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Elser
Specializes in Gynecology
For what? : Provera (medroxyprogesterone) is effective at helping to bring on a period, to decrease heavy periods, to treat ehdometrial hyperplasia.
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Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience in Family Medicine
Irregular periods: One may experience irregular periods or no periods at all. Nausea and breast tenderness may occur. Weight changes and fluid retention can be present ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rakhi Dimino
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not many: Provera (medroxyprogesterone) is generally well tolerated. It is Progesterone and is often used to induce a period in someone who skips periods but is ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Williams
17 years experience in Pharmacy
Talk to gyn: I get from your online name that you may be involved in gymnastics. If you are seriously involved, this may explain the possible need for provera (med ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
47 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
THE SAME: Same dose=same use!
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Douglas
23 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
See below: You might get no period for 15 days then a period when you stop.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Just one: One course of Provera (medroxyprogesterone) will cause 1 withdrawal bleed. If you take it monthly on a calendar it will cause monthly cycling. if you ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jodi Ritsch
26 years experience in Family Medicine
No: You should take medication as prescribed. 10mg of provera (medroxyprogesterone) is the max daily dose.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: So long as not having any adverse side effects like weight gain or breast tenderness it's perfectly safe to take this medication for months at a time.
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