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High Progesterone Levels In Men
Generally not: You haven't mentioned how high your basal temperature is. ...Read more
Cycle: Let's say you are on your period, estrogen and Progesterone levels are going to be at it's lowest levels. On the other hand if you were to be mid cycle or late into your cycle your estrogen and Progesterone are going to be elevated, that is to ovulate and get the endometrium ready for implantation. But if you were early post period at the time of blood sampling that could be abnormal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Should I take progesterone pills if I have a histpry of miscarriages? Even if my progesterone levels are high
Probably not: Progesterone is not dangerous — although it also isn't helpful in many cases. Progesterone is one of several causes for miscarriage, and not the most common. For women who need Progesterone taking it orally is mostly not adequate. Have you been tested for recurrent miscarriage? ...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 the smallest effective dose when needed. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more
You ovualted: An elevated Progesterone level with a negative HCG means you ovulated but you are either not pregnant, or you ovulated late and it is too early to check. ...Read more
Progesterone level at 10w5d was 6690 ng/dL. Taking Endometrin 100mg 3x a day. Is the level high enough to stop taking? Is it harmful to stay on until 13w
Progest in PG: You are pregnant.Get a more detailed answer ›
Nothing: My guess is the hormones levels were just drawn at the early part of the cycle, which is exactly what you would expect to see at that time. If the hormones were drawn late in the cycle, the result would be the opposite. Probably does not need any treatment at all. ...Read more
Does high prolactin levels cause low progesterone? What's the relation between these two hormones?
If your levels are high ebough of progesterone while pregnant, can taking progesterone pills to harm you? Is that too much?
Can't say: Progesterone levels in blood during the luteal phase (two weeks after ovulation and/or conception) vary too widely to distinguish pregnancy from normal ovulation. Luteal Progesterone levels are unreliable even for the so-called luteal-phase defect, they really only say you did-or-didn't ovulate. ...Read more