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A miscarriage is the spontaneous loss of a fetus before the 20th week of pregnancy. (Pregnancy losses after the 20th week are called preterm deliveries.) A miscarriage may also be called a "spontaneous abortion." This refers to naturally occurring events, not medical ...Read more
Should I use crinone (progesterone gel) once i start ovulating?Have low progesterone. 2 recent miscarriages due to it.
Just found out I'm (5wks) pg. I'm high risk and take progesterone to prevent miscarriage, but can't see my Dr. for 2 weeks! Is over the counter okay?
Progesterone: No. If your doctor will not see you, see someone who will. ...Read more
Im 6w2d pregnant & taking oral progesterone due to miscarriage & low prog at pregnant confirmation with ob. My symptoms r disappearing. Is it possible for progesterone to mask the symptoms of a miscarriage?
No: Progesterone will not mask a miscarriage. Progesterone therapy will seldom prevent a miscarriage. Miscarriages are very common - occurring in 1/5 of pregnancies at least. Most miscarriages are due to large chromosomal/ genetic abnormalities which occur at conception. We have no control over these and they seem to be a matter of chance. If you miscarry once again there are further tests to do. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lack of Progesterone caused 2 miscarriages. Allergic to BC pill. Face swelled taking Vitex. Related? Suppliments that help? Taking progest When Ovulat
Pregnant & was rx'd progesterone to prevent miscarriage. I am still nursing my toddler.Safe to take this? My doctor's policy is: no to anything listed as "prob safe" even tho plasma levels are low.
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
Natural ways/med i can use while ttc to raise my progesterone? Had baby, 4 miscarriages, took prometrium (micronized progesterone) & had another baby. Would like to avoidpromet
Check w/your: Ob/gyn. I am not aware of any "natural" ways or medications that would help you, but they know you much better than i do. There is no way to give sufficient specific information over the internet. ...Read more