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What are the uses of norethindrone?

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Dr. Ben Gocial
Fertility Medicine 43 years experience
It's about control: Norethindrone is a potent well tolerated progestin. It's most often used to control abnormal heavy bleeding but is also indicated for treatment of endometriosis. Like provera, (medroxyprogesterone) it can also be used to bring on a period.

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A 38-year-old member asked:

What is norethindrone?

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Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
A type of progestero: Progesterone, it is used in many bc pills along with the estrogen or by itself to treat other problems.

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