Natural Micronised Progesterone

    Information about Natural Micronised Progesterone

    Natural micronised progesterone uses

    Natural Micronised Progesterone is used in the treatment of Abnormal uterine bleeding, female Infertility, Hormone Replacement Therapy and premenstrual syndrome.

    How natural micronised progesterone works

    Natural micronised progesterone is a progesterone (female hormone). It works by regulating the menstrual cycle and protects the uterus from the negative effects of estrogen when used for postmenopausal treatment.

    Common side effects of natural micronised progesterone

    Headache, Absence of menstrual periods

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    Expert advice for Natural Micronised Progesterone

    • Progesterone should be taken on an empty stomach or at least one hour before food or two hours after food.
    • Do not take progesterone and consult your doctor if you have ever had any unexpected and unexplained bleeding from your vagina which was not due to your normal monthly period.
    • Consult your doctor if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or planning a family before taking progesterone.
    • Do not take progesterone without informing your doctor if you are breast-feeding.
    • Do not drive a motor vehicle or operate a machine immediately after taking progesterone. You may experience a temporary (1 to 3 hours) feeling of sleepiness and dizziness after taking progesterone. 
    • Oral progesterone should preferably be taken at bedtime.
    • Consult  your doctor about any severe stomach pain or yellowing of your eyes or skin.
    • Immediately consult your  if you have sudden vision changes or one-sided weakness (signs of stroke) or chest pain and trouble breathing (signs of a pulmonary embolism).

    Frequently asked questions for Natural Micronised Progesterone

    Natural Micronised Progesterone

    Q. What is natural micronised progesterone?
    These are natural progesterone preparations which have improved bioavailability and fewer side effects compared with synthetic progesterone.

    Content on this page was last updated on 14 August, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)