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A 45-year-old female asked:

taking 100mg of prometrium (micronized progesterone) for perimenopause, not helping, should i up it?

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Dr. Victor Bonuel
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Consult with your : Dr or a gynecologist. Also have your regular mammogram, pap's smear and dexa, .
Dr. Bryan Treacy
Gynecology 35 years experience
Prometrium by itself is only a small part of the picture for treating perimenopausal symptoms. There are usually many other hormone deficiencies that contribute to these symptoms.
May 20, 2013

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A 45-year-old female asked:

Useing prometrium (micronized progesterone) for perimenopausal symptoms, two months now, second half of cycle only, no help, now what?

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Dr. Neeoo Chin
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Perimenopause: Sometimes Prometrium (micronized progesterone) alone may not be as helpful as adding some estrogen along with the Progesterone to help the perimenopausal symptoms.

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