Do I need a referral to see a maternal fetal specialist? I had 5 miscarriages before my last love birth, I'm now 4w pregnant. On prometrium (micronized progesterone) 200mg.

Insurance Questions. I am sorry, but none of us know what your insurance is or what their rules are. You would be answer this question by calling the customer service number on your insurance card.
No. Not unless your insurance company requires a referral. Ask your ob. Of course, you could always pay for the consultation yourself.

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I have had two miscarriages back to back now. Would using prometrium (micronized progesterone) be wise?

Evaluation. The first step is to be evaluated for recurrent miscarriages. Most are related to abnormal genetics or a problem with the uterus, some are related to blood clotting disorders and some are for unknown reasons. But the first thing is to be evaluated since recurrent miscarriages is usually a genetic issues with the eggs. Read more...

Miscarried at 4 wk due 2 low progesterone (PR).Adviced 200mg prometrium (micronized progesterone) next cycle without prior blood PR check. How sure is tht next cycle HS low PR?

Miscarriages. Most miscarriages do not occur because of low Progesterone. Abnormal pregnancies destined to miscarry produce low Progesterone. Healthy pregnancies produce high Progesterone. Prometrium (micronized progesterone) is fine to take but it can not prevent miscarriage if at conception the pregnancy did not develop normally. Read more...

I had 1 successful pregnancy, suffered miscarriages, then another successful pregnancy thanks to prometrium (micronized progesterone). Will I have to take it again when I get p?

Good idea. Prometrium (micronized progesterone) helps to support the luteal phase adding progesterone. It seems that it helped with the last pregnancy therefore i believe it's a good idea for the next pregnancy. Read more...
Depends. You may check your Progesterone level after confirm your pregnancy. If the level is in the normal range, Progesterone supplement may not be necessary even if you had history of miscarriage. 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...