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Dangers Of Taking Progesterone When Smoking
Heart races after taking natural progesterone pill at night. This was prescribed for pcos. Should I continue to take it? smoking.
No: I would stop the medication and go get evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more
Is it dangerous to use progesterone cream while taking the progestogen-only pill? I use the cream for hot flushes and the pill for painful periods
Not dangerous: You can take both at the same time but the Progesterone cream will not help you with the hot flashes. Also the Progesterone only pills have some limitations/side effects. If there are no contraindication to take bcp that contain estrogen those birth control pills might be a better option. ...Read more
Dtr pregnant. Has had weekly progesterone she had shot tues site red painful dr said infection is this common? Dangerous? Started her on abt
Careful monitoring: Any skin break (a cut or a needle/scalpel from a healthcare worker) risks infection, even if the area is cleaned & disinfected first because deep hair follicles have bacteria & we may not eradicate all. Any medication/ fillers can cause allergic reactions resembling infection. Some infections are more serious.Cellulitis: antibiotics/warm packs. Abscess: drainage. Allergy: antihistamines/steroids. ...Read more
Was put on under tounge sublingual bio hormones progesterone and estrogen due to low hormones. How long do they take to work and are they dangerous?
Hormones: Generally a woman of 34 should not need supplemental hormone therapy, especially estrogen. Many woman young and peri-menopausal woman have low Progesterone in the later part of their menses (luteal phase), but not estrogen. I am curious why they were prescribed for you and what tests were used to determine you have a deficiency. ...Read more
17dpo blood work tells I am pregnant. From 14dpo I am spotting brown. Progesterone levels high. Is spotting dangerous?
Spotting during: Pregnancy is not necessarily a sign of a problem, but it should be evaluated and closely followed nonetheless. Early bleeding in the first trimester can be the first signs of an incipient miscarriage. Please call OB, and have and evaluation. Also, avoid traveling until it's clear what is going on. If you begin to bleed more heavily, you want to be close to a hospital. Notify OB if you haven't yet. ...Read more
12 wks pregnant. Ultrasound and all was good. Been on progesterone since week 6 bc Progesterone dropped a little to 12. Suppose to go off by week 13, but nervous. No danger in going off in a week?
Trust your ob: It should be safe or your OB would not risk the like of your baby ...Read more
If I do not have a progesterone difficiency, but I use progesterone cream, am I: 1. In danger. 2. Going to see breast growth?
I recently found out I was pregnant, however my hCG levelsare low, but progesterone normal. S my baby in danger? I'm due in september and I have sle.
Recheck: Diagnosing pregnnacy early is great but comes with limitations. Early on the only way to confirm a viable pregnancy is to watch the bhcg hormone increase by checking it serially. By 6 weeks your doctor should be able to see it on ultrasound. Good luck. A high Progesterone level is encouraging. ...Read more
Is it dangerous to my health to use female hormone patches on male breasts? How do I get prescription for progesterone?
Why you want to use female hormone patches on your breast at age of 51 years
whatever the purpose of your question is, you should not use female sex hormone patches without consulting a doctor as it can cause side effects
you can only get prescription for Progesterone in us after consulting a physician. ...Read more
My doctor suggested progesterone shots for preterm labor prevention due to my history but friends on the internet say its dangerous?
Estrogen pessary and progesterone cream, can both be used together to alleviate menopausal dryness and lack of libido? Or is it dangerous combination?
D/w doctor: Vaginal estrogen cream is usually the treatment of choice for women who have only vaginal dryness, if other symptoms occur then systemic hormones with estrogen and progesterone- (only if uterus is still intact)- are used. A pessary is a device insterted in the vaginal to hold up a bladder or tissue that has fallen down and it does not have any hormones. Women with multiple childbirths may need. ...Read more
My GP said that cyclogest (progesterone) passeries have side effect of causing blood clots in early pregnancy? Is it true? Is 8t dangerous to use in early pregnancy
1: Listen to your doctor's comments.
2: Get an opinion from a a different doctor you have never seen. Your family and/or friends will help you. ...Read more
Trying to conceive, periods will start in 10days but there is cramping like I had in prev miscarriage, my progesterone level is low. Cramping dangerous?
On Clomid (clomiphene) for Pcos. Dr put me on 0.25mg dexamethasone to lower progesterone. Dr says to continue it once pregnant through first trimester. Dangerous?
For sure it is not dangerous if your doctor is an obstetrician.
If you are seeing only a primary care doctor please request a referral to an obstetrician. ...Read more
Yes: No interaction between those two compounds.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes, you can: As a rule of thumb, always ask your physician before taking any new medicines. Good luck and good choice. ...Read more
Can treating my high prolactin level regulate my progesterone levels too? I am. Taking dopergin for high prolactin
If my levels are high enough of progesterone, will taking progesterone pills harm me? Is there a such thing at too much
Yes there is such a.: Prosterone is a chemical/hormone. It is the main ingredient in depo-prover, an injectable birth control which provides much higher than your natural level to "shut-off" ovulation and overide the effect of your estrogen. Does this have side effects--sure it does. My principle is: if you don't need it, don't use it. Use smallest effective dose when needed. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more
I'm taking progesterone oral 100mg 2x daily. M 9 weeks preg. Is this really any help to take it orally or am I taking it and not needing to?
Unsure: Progesterone supplementation has been shown to help in invitro fertilization cycles atrificially stimulated by hormones. It is also helpful to decrease the risk of a premature birth in someone who ha a prior premature birth if taken in the second and third trimesters. I do not think it helps in normal pregnancies in the first trimester. ...Read more
During what week is recommended to stop taking progesterone? I'm 10 weeks today and my dr. Said to stop on thurs. Is the placenta now taking over?
I am taking vaginal progesterone vaginally at night. At the morning the melted substance comes down. Will it still work? Or it must be absorbed fully?
It still works: It absorbs though vaginal wall as much as it is going to absorb during the night ...Read more
I am currently taking 25mg of progesterone cream three times a day and 50mg of natural progesterone at bedtime for low progesterone. Is this to much?
Hi, I was taking cromid 50mg last month from day 3 to day 7. This month I was taking 100mg from day 3 to day 7. My progesterone level is 3.6. Do you?
Please resubmit: With more information and an actual question. ...Read more
Yes-as w depoProvera:
Progestin-only containing pills often induce amenorrhea. Same as depo-prover injection which is a progestin-only med. Given every 3 monthsor so and it is almost always result in amenorhea or at least just oligo-menorrhea (little period).
It is good at preventing pregnancy, but not 100%. So double check for pregnancy if you are concerned. Consult your doc...Good luck. ...Read more