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Periods And Susten 200
Progesterone: Susten is. Micronized Progesterone at 46 you should be having regular cycles sometimes use Progesterone if cycles are delayed. ...Read more
Nature: When your ovary release an egg it contains something called a corpus luteum cyst. This produces Progesterone as it waits for ovulation. The corpus luteum dies if it is not fertilized. This stops the Progesterone production. The drop in progestestone destabilizes the lining of the uterus called the endometrium leading to your menstrual cycle. ...Read more
Dr upped progesterone to 200mg 10days month period very light but lasted 6 days instead of 4 is this normal?
Could be but: It could be but please let your doctor know. Keep communication chanel open with your prescribing doctor, always... Good luck! ...Read more
What is the normal range for the amount of time it takes to start a period after your last progesterone pill?
3-10 days: With adequate estrogen effect & at least 7 days of Progesterone use, you should see a withdrawal bleed within 3-10 days. If not, you need to discuss this with your doc. To prevent hyperplasia, you may need a longer course (10 days). For synchronizing your lining, you may need a higher dose and/or estrogen supplementation. ...Read more
Last 2mths I had my progesterone induced period that lasted 7ds w/ Lt. Flow, off a wk. Then another period that was heavy also 7ds. Why 2 peroiods?
It depends: If you have had abnormally prolonged bleeding, Progesterone may stop the bleeding in many cases. Prolonged Progesterone treatment (like with the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud) may prevent periods. However, if you do not ovulate on your own and miss a period for several months, Progesterone can start your period. It is best to review your particular situation with your doctor. ...Read more
Sure: You can take Provera (medroxyprogesterone) tablets 10 mg daily for 10 days from Day 16 to Day 25 of your cycle, or you can take Provera (medroxyprogesterone) 20mg daily day 21 to Day 25 of your cycle. You can also just get a Progesterone injection at the doctor's office. You can also use natural Progesterone in 100mg or 200mg doses just like Provera (medroxyprogesterone). You can also use suppositories or a vaginal gel or cream. ...Read more
How long after taking progesterone pills does a period start? I'm going on 15 days since last pill with no period.
If my e2 is low after progesterone use. I stopped it over two weeks ago. How long till it builds up enough to have a period?
Never know: The factors affecting your hormones/periods are very complex and prevent anyone from guessing when your period will come. As a guideline though, see your doc if 3 mos go by with no period. ...Read more
How do I know if I am, or would be, menopausal if I have artificially induced a period during the past year with progesterone?
Progesterone plays a very important role during your periods. It stabilizes the endometrium and plays a role in decreasing the risk of endometrial cancer.
Progesterone is produced with ovulation so anovulatory cycles increases your risk of endometrial cancer. Also a very important hormone in maintaining pregnancy as well. ...Read more
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
No estrogen?: Hi. Was this a progestin withdrawal challenge? That is, did your doctor just give you medroxyprogesterone for 7-10 days then stop it to see if you'd have a period? That's a test to see if you're making estrogen. If there is no bleed to the progesterone withdrawal, it means you're not making enough estrogen to stimulate the endometrium. But I'm doing a lot of guessing! Good luck! ...Read more
Haven't had period in years due to progesterone injection still on it but breakthrough bleeding why?
It's pretty common.: Many women will have irregular spotting or breakthrough bleeding while using progestin only methods of contraception. These methods of birth control tend to thin the lining inside the uterus. This can result in spotting. It can usually be treated with a low dose short-term estrogen. Consult with your doctor. ...Read more
What should I do if it's been 13 days since my last progesterone pill and I still haven't started my period?
See your gyn: For an exam ptest and other blood work and an ultrasound. ...Read more
Beta hcg was 0.69 and period has started 16 days after ET when progesterone suppliment stopped, do I need to test beta hcg again?
May be once more: Typically, a negative test result is <0.5 ...Read more
Having rusty brown followed by black spotting 5 days before period. Progesterone on cd 21 was 9. Should I try OTC progesterone cream?
You need to: See your gyn for treatment and use script progesterine if necessary and be floolwed as u may it may need to be increased do not self tx this. ...Read more
Getting bleeding like a period and its 5 day after ET. Should I be concerned? ICSI with 1 ET and taking progesterone 1 in evening and age 36
Taking 100mg progesterone cream days 14-28, usually start day 29, 3rd month with cream now at day 48 no period and neg. PT. Stop or continue cream?
I would ask: Your prescribing doctor on this, and not take online advice - hard to know the best next step without an exam and some medical history. ...Read more
Ok, doc out me on 10 days of progesterone to stop ongoing period. It stopped by day 3 now started again on day 7. What should I do still have pills?
I'm Paleo & cleaned it up more to help lower estrogen. 21day Progesterone 15.8ng. Period this month was 2 days of heavy instead of 5-7 diet do this?
Monitor: It is hard to draw conclusions based on one menstrual cycle. Track them over the next few months. Since you had a day 21 Progesterone test done it seems like you may be trying to get pregnant. If so stay in close contact with your treating obgyn. At age 39 aggressive efforts may be needed to help you achieve your goals ...Read more
My last 2 periods were late march and late june. Took meds progesterone ; finally got it sept 4th. Lasted 7 days. How to calculate ovulation?
Difficult: When cycles are infrequent, it can be very difficult to determine ovulation. Without spending too much money on ovulation tests, you can start tracking basal body temperature ever am and checking cervical mucous. There are apps you can find for phone that help with tracking. Make sure your gyn knows how infrequent your periods are, as no periods can ^ risk for uterine cancer. Good luck! ...Read more
42yrold taking progesterone 200mg cycle days 1-14. 400mg-days 15-28 & dhea 50mg-from compounding pharmacy. What do I take when period begins on day26?
Your GYN should: Make adjustments on your meds dose based on your symptoms. You are close to menopause thus irregularity in menstrual interval and infrequent menses is common. Have your annual gyn pelvic exam. Take care! Http://ezinearticles. Com/? 10-natural-tips-for-menopause-symptom-relief&id=572138. ...Read more