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Contractions Progesterone Delay Birth
This usually has to do with the onset of labor. It is a muscular tightening of the uterus. Contractions are timed from beginning to end of hardening of the uterus (duration) and from beginning of one contraction until the beginning of the next (frequency). A third descriptor is intensity or how hard ...Read more
My Dr told me I needed to switch from combo birth control to progesterone only pill because I am over 35 I am not a smoker. Is this right?
Clot concern: Your doctor is concerned due to the risk of blood clots when on pill and over 35 and a smoker. ...Read more
When you have a medical history of pre term birth does the extra progesterone helps with your 2nd preg. Or what kind of meds you need?
Prog for preterm: There are some studies that suggest that if you have a prior preterm birth, and you take Progesterone injections weekly from 16-20 weeks until 37 weeks, your risk of a subsequent preterm birth is 30% lower than if you don't get progesterone. You should discuss your specific history with your obgyn to see what they recommend. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Sex is fine but painful like i'm having contractions . I might have emdometrosos i can't spell it can I take progesterone cream to help?
Several: Actually they are more effective than traditional sequential, combination pills because there are no hormone-free days. They do not cause strokes, blood clots or heart attacks. They may cause less decrease in your libido than combination pills which suppress testosterone production more from your ovaries. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I am 35, not a smoker nor have I ever been but my Dr switched my birth control pills to progesterone only pills, are there any reasons for this?
May be: Related to the fact that the risk of "blood clots" is increased in women age >35 with the combined contraception pills and that while with higher dosed progestin dosing - utilized for issues other than contraception - that there is increased blood clot risk too, with the lower progestin used in "minipills" for contraception that this risk isn't really observed. Why not ask your doc? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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