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A 27-year-old female asked:

Is it normal to have vaginal spotting during prometrium (micronized progesterone)? or is just a light period?

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Dr. Grace Akoh-Arrey
Pharmacy 18 years experience
Yes-spotting : Menstrual irregularity and menstrual flow changes are common with use of prometrium (micronized progesterone). Some other side effects may include spotting, breakthrough bleeding, breast tenderness, nausea/vomiting and even mild headaches. Keep your appointment with your physician for monitoring.
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Last updated Aug 27, 2013


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