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A 45-year-old female asked:

Starting prometrium (micronized progesterone) for simple focal hyperplasia w/o atypia for 6mos along with bc pills during days 10-25 of pack. what should i expect for period?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Normal : You should have a normal period at the end of each pack.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
What if period dont come back after prometrium (micronized progesterone).where could be problem I havent had period for 6 months and doc put me on prometrium (micronized progesterone) due low progester.
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 56 years experience
Absent periods: "No period for six months" is not normal, and may be due to a failure to ovulate. Progesterone is produced at ovulation, and Prometrium (micronized p... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
How long after starting prometrium (micronized progesterone) will my period begin?
Dr. Hetal Gor
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
5 to 7: If cause for the amenorrhea is anovulation then usually by 7 days period should begin.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
After taking prometrium (micronized progesterone) i'm suppose to get my period again... But is it only for 1 week and then go back to normal? Or what?
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
family medicine 16 years experience
Prometrium (micronized progesterone): Prometrium (micronized progesterone) (progesterone) is used to bring back periods in women who have stopped having them. It doesn't always work as ex... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
When should period come when taking prometrium (micronized progesterone)?
Dr. Neeoo Chin
Fertility Medicine 42 years experience
Varies: Usually 7 to 14 days after the last pill. This is only if the uterine lining is thickened with estrogen simulation.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Petrified cancer -hysteroscopy/biopsy on 3/12 results no hyperplasia/cancer taking prometrium (micronized progesterone) u/s 2 months ago day 6 6mm lining now 4 day into cycle 1.2 why meds not working could this be cancer now ?
Dr. Henry Dorn
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
99.9% not cancer: Lots of reasons for abnormal bleeding at age 46, but with negative hysteroscopy and biopsy chance of cancer would be extremely low. Relax and talk to ... Read More
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Last updated May 30, 2013

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