Top
20
Doctor insights on: Progesterone Cause Hives

Share
1

1
What causes high progesterone levels in young women?

What causes high progesterone levels in young women?

Progesterone: Reproductive-age women make increased Progesterone during their luteal phase (after ovulation.) there are no diseases charactereized primarily by elevated progesterone. The most common reasons for a 'high' level is pregnancy or taking supplemental progesterone. Read more

Dr. Seth Derman
1,173 Doctors shared insights

Progesterone (Definition)

Progesterone has been found to be helpful in preventing preterm birth in a patient who has a history of delivering babies too early. It can be given as vaginal suppositories. It is most often given as weekly ...Read more


2

2
What causes an imbalance of estrogen and progesterone?

What causes an imbalance of estrogen and progesterone?

Imbalance: Multiple factors can cause an imbalance between estrogen and progesterone. Primary hormonal problems with the ovarian access, or other hormonal problems. Stress, obesity, and exposure to xenoestrogens can also be factors. Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
3

3
Will progesterone cause cervix to stay high?

Will progesterone cause cervix to stay high?

No: Progesterone does not prevent relaxation or stretching of the pelvic ligaments, or prevent the cervix from falling. In pregnant patients, one form of Progesterone is used to decrease the risk of recurrent preterm delivery but it doesn't have anything to do with how high or low the cervix is. Read more

4

4
If I have low progesterone will it cause long periods?

If I have low progesterone will it cause long periods?

Low prog often nml: Low Progesterone may be completely normal during the first part of a menstrual cycle or after menopause. Could be associated with irregular but not long periods. Generally nothing to worry about unless actively trying to become pregnant. Read more

5

5
Can abnormal bleeding/spotting be caused by low progesterone?

Can abnormal bleeding/spotting be caused by low progesterone?

Anovulation: When a woman does not ovulate progesterone levels in the second half (actually, there is no real second half because of lack of ovulation) remain low and the result is irregular bleeding/spotting. Read more

6

6
Can long term use of benzopines cause hormonal irregularities? Like e2 progesterone levels!?

Can long term use of benzopines cause hormonal irregularities? Like e2 progesterone levels!?

Maybe: According to an abstract, 1989, of molecular cellular endocrinology a study was done on placentas of humans. We don't give these meds to pregnant women so I don't know how it relates. It showed some increase in p4 Progesterone and e2 estrogen with some benzodiazepines but not with others. Did pregnancy affect the results? Or was it the med? Diazepam showed the effect. Read more

7

7
My uxbridge is 300 (measuring 1-2 weeks) but my progesterone was low. Does low progesterone cause low hcg?

My uxbridge is 300 (measuring 1-2 weeks) but my progesterone was low. Does low progesterone cause low hcg?

Unclear: It is unclear what you mean by “uxbridge.” This is now a term I am familiar with. Low Progesterone does not cause a low BHCG. Read more

8

8
Can low progesterone or estrogen-progesterone imbalance cause your skin to turn dark like two shades darker?

Melasma: Melasma is a very common patchy brown, tan, or blue-gray facial skin discoloration, almost entirely seen in women in the reproductive years. It typically appears on the upper cheeks, upper lip, forehead, and chin of women 20-50 years of age. Although possible, it is uncommon in males. It is thought to be primarily related to external sun exposure, external hormones like birth control pills, & preg. Read more

11

11
Too much progesterone causes miscarriages?

Other way around: Progesterone levels that are too low can cause miscarriages in early pregnancy. Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
13

13
Why do products that don't have progesterone in them cause a woman to feel the affects of actual progesterone increase, like in progest.?

Why do products that don't have progesterone in them cause a woman to feel the affects of actual progesterone increase, like in progest.?

Receptors: Hormones exert their effect by binding and stimulating specific receptors on cells. How a substance binds to a receptor, how many receptors, how much of the receptor, how potent it is, on what cell for how long determine the effect, not the name of the substance. Good health. Read more

15

15
Lack of progesterone causes what?

Negative Effects: Progesterone can help prevent estrogen from becoming harmful to our health among other protective factors. As a natural balancer, Progesterone helps reduce irritability, weight gain, anxiety, hair loss, low libido, fibrocystic breasts, endometriosis, and uterine fibroids, to name a few. If you think you have hormonal imbalance, be sure to check with your doctor to come up with the best treatment. Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
18

18
Can low progesterone cause absense seizures?

Some link: There is evidence that some types of seizures are related to a drop in progesterone. These are quite rare and would need to be managed by a neurologist. Read more

20

20
Can low progesterone levels cause a miscarriage?

Yes.: It's a cause of recurrent miscarriages, though it isn't very common. If a patient suffers 2 consecutive miscarriages (without a full-term pregnancy in between) that meets the minimal criteria to be diagnosed with 'recurrent miscarriages' (though some dr's use 3 miscarriages). It can be tested for. Progesterone supplementation is very safe, and many doctors will offer it to patients. Read more

Dr. Corey Clay
3 Doctors shared insights

Hives (Definition)

An outbreak of red bumps or wheals that appear quickly after exposure to certain allergens (foods, medications, other substances). They can vary in size, are itchy, can burn, and can last for up to ...Read more