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Dr. Philip Chenette
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Ovulation (Definition)

Ovulation is the act of the ovary releasing the egg after it has been hormonally prepared, to be ...Read more


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Can you ovulate while taking prometrium (micronized progesterone)?

Can you ovulate while taking prometrium (micronized progesterone)?

Yes: Prometrium (micronized progesterone) doe not inhibit your own ovulation. And it is safe to take in pregnancy so that is why it is a nice medicine. I assume you are taking it to regulate your periods. But since it is generally a low does it wont usually suppress your own body from ovulating. ...Read more

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I'm TTC and my doctor put me on 200 mg of micronized progesterone daily, every day. Will this interfere with my ovulation?

I'm TTC and my doctor put me on 200 mg of micronized progesterone daily, every day. Will this interfere with my ovulation?

Clarify with doctor : Progesterone is sometimes used for certain conditions in the second half of the cycle in women trying to conceive. If you were told to take it daily all month long then contact your doctor and clarify the plan. ...Read more

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When to start taking Prometrium (micronized progesterone) twice a day when TTC? 3 days past ovulation or the day I find out I'm pregnant? Previously had 2 miscarriages@6 & 5wks

When to start taking Prometrium (micronized progesterone) twice a day when TTC? 3 days past ovulation or the day I find out I'm pregnant? Previously had 2 miscarriages@6 & 5wks

Best to ask: To know for sure how to take any medicine it is best to ask the prescriber who knows your full history and the plan of care. Best wishes for a healthy pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can taking 200 mg prometrium (micronized progesterone) vaginally 5 DPO affect my next cycle's ovulation? Will my periods come on time while on promethium?when 2 stop taking it?

Can taking 200 mg prometrium (micronized progesterone) vaginally 5 DPO affect my next cycle's ovulation? Will my periods come on time while on promethium?when 2 stop taking it?

Hopefully pregnant: With the help of prometrium (micronized progesterone) you will hopefully achieve pregnancy. A pregnancy test around the time of your anticipated period will tell. Do the test even though you may start your period. If the test is negative, stop the prometrium (micronized progesterone). If the test is negative and there is no menses, then repeat the test in another week, and stop the prometrium (micronized progesterone), if the second test comes back negative. ...Read more

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What is prometrium (micronized progesterone) used for?

Progesterone: Prometrium (micronized progesterone) is a bio identical hormone which is used to initiate withdrawal bleeding after a cycle where ovulation doesn't occur or it can be used to support a pregnancy when the Progesterone level is too low. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: prometrium (micronized progesterone)?

Prometrium (micronized progesterone): Prometrium (micronized progesterone) is a micronized Progesterone in the form of a capsule. The Progesterone is a plant source and being micronized improves oral absorption. Progesterone can be utilized for different uses, most commonly to induce menses, support pregnancies in ivf, and in postmenopausal hormone replacement. ...Read more

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Is the micronized progesterone any different from regular progesterone?

Is the micronized progesterone any different from regular progesterone?

Micronized P4: Practically speaking, for someone using progsterone, no. Progesterone does not dissovle well in water, and so it's poorly absorbed unless micronized in oil. You can think of 'micronized' as meaning dissolved, although it's not quite identical. ...Read more

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Dr. Elizabeth Hutson
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Micronized Progesterone (Definition)

Micronized progesterone is a progestin-based agent which is a kind of women's ...Read more


Dr. Peter Ihle
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Prometrium (Definition)

Prometrium is a progestin-based agent which is a kind of women's ...Read more