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Can natural progesterone cream offset the negative effects of synthetic progestin (legonorgestrel)?
no: No. They are both progestins. The cream will work locally but do the same thing. ...Read more
Is it dangerous to use progesterone cream while taking the progestogen-only pill? I use the cream for hot flushes and the pill for painful periods
Not dangerous: You can take both at the same time but the Progesterone cream will not help you with the hot flashes. Also the Progesterone only pills have some limitations/side effects. If there are no contraindication to take bcp that contain estrogen those birth control pills might be a better option. ...Read more
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No!: It happens after follicular development. Might be 2 weeks, might be longer. There is no certain way to know. ...Read more
Does progestin pill improves ovulation and if i take it just for a week, will it have a good or bad effect on my next cycle ovulation?
Most likely not: Progesterone will not improve ovulation. The use of Progesterone supplementation after ovulation is indicated for a small selected group of patients but for most women with regular periods Progesterone is not indicated. The use of Progesterone for one week after ovulation should not affect your next period. ...Read more
I need directed to a website that
has a list of all progestins that
are considered "low androgenic".
Its been impossible to find on my
Go to medical librar: They can help you do a literature search. They are good and very thorough ...Read more
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