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Vitex dosage for fibroids

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vaughn Dobalian
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Reduces symptoms: This drug is availed in US as Ella (ulipristal acetate) a morning after pill, it reduces a fibroid's responded to progesterone hormones and can slow g... Read More

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vaughn Dobalian
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Helps symptoms: In the us the drug is used under the name Ella (ulipristal acetate) for morning after birth control use, it modifies the fibroids response to your bod... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Not likely: A one time use of emergency contraception is not going to affect the size of uterine fibroids.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
No: Levonogestrel has no effect on fibroids. The pill is only about 50% effective by 72 hours post exposure. Definitely still a good idea to help prevent... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Monica Michel
Family Medicine 13 years experience
No: Typically oral contraceptives are used to shrink rather than increase the size of uterine fibroids. The water discharge can be a normal variant of it ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Jones
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
Not the cause: Next choice emergency contraception contains a synthetic progesterone, but it does not impact fibroids. It is taking estrogen that can cause fibroids... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
It depends: It depends on several factors as follows. Have you completed your childbearing? How many fibroids are present? Are you anemic? Do you want to retain y... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Megace/pregnancy?: it is possible to become pregnant between episodes of megace. If the heavy bleeding is thought to be coming from a fibroid , the megace is probably n... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Prob no effect: It is not likely that changing the dose of a birth control pill would have a significant effect on the growth rate of a uterine fibroid. The managemen... Read More
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