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Medicine For Crinone Allergy
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
I'm 4w, 5d preg. Blood progesterone level is 16. Doc said that is low. Prescribed crinone (progesterone gel) 8%. Is it safe to have intercourse while on this medicine?
U need to ask your : Doc and do what your doc says, personally I do not think that level is low at 4 wks 5 days, i consider anything over 10 normal, unless you had a previous one and the level has significantly dropped or you have a history of miscarriages , if u have intercourse some will come out and it is messy to start out with so if i had u on it i would say no and your husband or partner can absorb some of it. ...Read more
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
Blood: Brown discharge suggests there may be some blood mixed in. ...Read more
Implantation: can cause a brown or bloody discharge, when the fertlilized egg implants, but not always ...Read more
Fet after 5dp5dt and on crinone (progesterone gel) twice daily my progesterone came 11 is it low?
I am 5w3d preg. Been using crinone (progesterone gel) for 6 days, due to low progesterone. Should i be "cleaning" myself regularly while using, or let it clean naturally?
Talk w/doctor: Hopefully you're only using products ordered and monitored by your doctor. Don't endanger your pregnancy. The only thing you need to "clean" is your hair, skin and mind. Your body keeps the rest of you clean, don't know what you're referring to, but leave it alone. Can't help and could hurt. ...Read more
Yes: It often does. Good wishes.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes: It is a good medicine but that those 2 things are the main problems i see in many of my patients who are on the drug. ...Read more
Crinone (progesterone gel).: Crinone (progesterone gel) is a more absorbable formulation of vaginal Progesterone and approved to prevent preterm birth in women with very short cervix (<15-20 mm) by transvaginal prenatal ultrasound. Suppositories are not approved for that indication! use Crinone (progesterone gel) 8% (90 mg per 1.125g) nightly until 37 weeks if your physician agrees. ...Read more