Information about Progesterone

    Progesterone uses

    Progesterone is used in the treatment of female infertility and hormone replacement therapy.
    It is also used to restore menstruation in women with secondary amenorrhea (the absence of menstrual cycles).

    How progesterone works

    Progesterone is a progesterone (female hormone). It works on the lining of the uterus and helps to establish and maintain pregnancy in infertile women. It helps in protecting the uterus from the negative effects of estrogen when used for the treatment of postmenopausal symptoms.

    Common side effects of progesterone

    Fatigue, Sleepiness, Breast pain, Abdominal pain

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    Content on this page was last updated on 28 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)