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Vitex dosage for fibroids

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vaughn Dobalian
Family Medicine 40 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 40 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
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 44 years experience
If medication is prescribed by your doctor then you can use it. Good luck.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandon Martinez
Radiology 19 years experience
No : Fibroids are benign tumors that grow in the uterus. In general they will continue to grow at various pace throughout your fertile years related to you... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Not likely: A one time use of emergency contraception is not going to affect the size of uterine fibroids.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cathleen London
Family Medicine 28 years experience
No: Fibroids grow from estrogen. Levonorgestral is a progestin.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 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
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Monica Michel
Family Medicine 14 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
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Birth control pills may reduce the risk of ovarian cysts a little bit. Ovarian cysts are very common though. Birth control pills do not impact the for... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Jones
Obstetrics and Gynecology 39 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
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