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Progesterone Supplements For First 10 Weeks
Can progesterone supplement cause constipation or is it a sign of miscarriage in first trimester? Can constipation cause miscarriage itself?
Depend: unless your constipation is so bad you are turning your uterus inside out by straining and dislodging the content of your uterus there is no direct relation between hormone and constipation,my confusion is if you are taking progesterone supplement how are you going to be pregnant regardless of your constipation. Hydration 6-8 liter of fluids and adequate fibers and exercise might help ,eat fruits. ...Read more
A dietary supplement, also known as food supplement or nutritional supplement, is a preparation intended to supplement the diet and provide nutrients, such as vitamins, minerals, fiber, fatty acids, or amino acids, that may be missing or may not be consumed in sufficient quantities in a person's diet. Some countries define dietary supplements as foods, while ...Read more
How does my baby have HB at 152 BPM if my progesterone is only 4.5 at 7 weeks?
I'm Not bleeding. To late to start supplements?
Supplements: I strongly advise you to contact the doctor who helped deliver the baby. More than likely the doctor will take care of you over the phone. Please let me know what you hear - we can all learn something. PS; Forgot to congratulate you for new baby! ...Read more
Sometimes: A luteal phase defect (lpd) is the name for a problem of too little Progesterone (p4) after ovulation. The diagnosis can be difficult to diagnose because tests of low p4 are controversial. However, if your doctor diagnoses lpd then the treatment is p4 to relace what yu do not make. Another treatment is to improve the follicle so that it naturally makes enough p4 itself. Best wishes. ...Read more
My progesterone level is extremely low. Are there supplements i can take to aid in increasing it along with progesterone cream?
Many, also diet &..: Many supplements including vitamin c, e, b6, selenium, black cohosh & vitex agnus castus have been shown to raise progesterone. See http://bit.Ly/1al80cr for a good overview. Avoiding simple carbs (sugar, grains) & weight loss can help as can stress reduction;when we're under stress we covert its precursor pregnenelone into cortisol instead of progesteone so reducing stress is crucial.See comment:. ...Read more
What do progesterone creams do? Can they help with low estrogen? If not, what natural supplements could I take to help raise estrogen?
How can I treat estrogen dominance? Bcp don't really help me. Can i try progesterone creams or supplements and which ones should I try?
I am on progesterone supplements.My doc asked me to discontinue it after 12 wks.Wht if placenta doesnt form progesterone after I discontinue? M scared
Scared: Don't be scared but talk to your doctor who will either reassure you (most likely) or ask you come to the clinic and seek what might be wrong. ...Read more
How soon after stopping progesterone supplements should a person with turner syndrome start a withdrawl bleed ?
Estrogen replacement: Most women with turner's syndrome require estrogen and Progesterone supplementation because of ovarian failure. If you're only receiving Progesterone and not having periods, then you're likely estrogen deficient and require both hormone replacement. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Progesterone level decreased from 8.2 to 3.7 in48 hrs in 5 weeks.Is there chance to avoid miscarriage with any supplements?
Hi I am 5 weeks and 4 days preg.No symptoms yet.Bit worried.Is it normal or is it due to lesser hormone level.Iam on progesterone supplement for 5days?
Can you suggest any natural supplements for hot flashes? What are your thoughts on black cohosh or progesterone or estrogen creams?
I'm on CD 8. My 2 follicles with clomifene are 19 mm and the endometrium is 8mm. Should I start progesterone supplement after Ovulation?
Could between period bleeding be the cause of a progesterone supplement I took two weeks ago? I took the pill for thick lining. No other symptoms.
Yes: Any hormonal manipulation will cause bleed....Get a more detailed answer ›
Why 600mg of daily progesterone supplements through a combo of injection, oral, and vaginal suppository still fail to raise serum progesterone level?
I rec: Consult at the nearest univ med center, if you are taking that much all 3 ways it should be helping. ...Read more
, my progesterone dropped at 5 weeks preg. To 6 from 14, dr put me on supplements. Will this stop a chromosome miscarriage. I wouldn't want it to. I wold rather have it miscarry. I am now 8 weeks?
Does taking progesterone supplements prevent a miscarriage that would have happened because of genetic defects?
Miscarriages: If you are at 24 weeks, you are beyond where progesterone can assist in avoiding miscarriage. The placenta produces progesterone once the ovary (corpus luteum) stops making it at about 16-18 weeks. Progesterone in early pregnancy can help prevent miscarriages but most with a genetic basis will occur in any event, since genetic abnormalities are rarely minor. ...Read more