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After taking prometrium (micronized progesterone) I'm suppose to get my period again... But is it only for 1 week and then go back to normal? Or what?

Prometrium (micronized progesterone) Prometrium (micronized progesterone) (progesterone) is used to bring back periods in women who have stopped having them. It doesn't always work as expected 100% of the time, so sometimes you may not get a period with it, and sometimes your period may be delayed. But the expectation is that while you are on it or close to finishing that you will start your period.

Is it normal to have vaginal spotting during prometrium (micronized progesterone)? Or is just a light period?

Yes-spotting. Menstrual irregularity and menstrual flow changes are common with use of prometrium (micronized progesterone). Some other side effects may include spotting, breakthrough bleeding, breast tenderness, nausea/vomiting and even mild headaches. Keep your appointment with your physician for monitoring.

How many days after my missed period and negative hpt should I start prometrium (micronized progesterone)?

Anytime. The nice thing about Prometrium (micronized progesterone) is that it is safe in pregnancy. So unlike other progestins, if your test is wrong and you are pregnant there is no harm. But as far as your question, you can start it immediately.