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Crinone Side Effects
On crinone (progesterone gel) & 8 dpo, lt pink spotting & mild cramping on rt side. I never spot on crinone (progesterone gel). Could i be pg? Period every 28 days & o every 14.
Minutes to Hours: The crinone (progesterone gel) is absorbed throughout the day. This is why it is recommended to place the crinone (progesterone gel) in the morning so it can be absorbed through the day. It uses the warmth of the vaginal canal to assist in absorption. If your worried about the left over residue it does not mean you didn't absorb the progesterone. ...Read more
How long does 8% crinone (progesterone gel) gel take to absorb? Should i be cleaning out any of the build up after use?
Quickly: Some people need to clean out the build up but this takes a few days to occur. We rarely have this happen in our pts by using these tricks. I would recommend not inserting the Crinone (progesterone gel) as far into the vagaina as this creates less buildup (2 fingers widths in only) and putting the Crinone (progesterone gel) in the vagina in the morning. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer