Progesterone (Natural Micronized)

    Information about Progesterone (Natural Micronized)

    Progesterone (natural micronized) uses

    Progesterone (Natural Micronized) 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 (natural micronized) works

    Progesterone (natural micronized) 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 (natural micronized)

    Fatigue, Sleepiness, Headache, Abdominal pain

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    Expert advice for Progesterone (Natural Micronized)

    • Progesterone (Natural Micronized) is a natural progesterone available as a micronized formulation which helps in better absorption of this medicine when taken orally.
    • Progesterone (Natural Micronized) should be taken with food.
    • It helps increase chances of getting pregnant when used in women with infertility.
    • It may cause sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.

    Frequently asked questions for Progesterone (Natural Micronized)

    Progesterone (Natural Micronized)

    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 28 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)