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Progesterone is a naturally occurring hormone essential for the menstrual cycle and pregnancy. It plays a crucial role in preparing the uterus for implantation and maintaining pregnancy.


-Treatment of menstrual irregularities -Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) -Support during assisted reproductive technology (ART) procedures -Prevention of preterm birth in some cases


Dosage varies based on the specific indication and patient's medical condition. Consult a healthcare provider for personalized dosage recommendations.


-Known hypersensitivity to progesterone or its components -History of thrombosis or blood clotting disorders -Active liver disease

Special Precautions

-Use with caution in patients with a history of depression or mood disorders. -Monitor closely in patients with diabetes or asthma. -Avoid in pregnant women without medical supervision.

Side Effects

-Nausea -Breast tenderness -Headache -Dizziness

Drug Interactions

Progesterone may interact with: -Anticoagulants (blood thinners) -Corticosteroids -Antidepressants -Anticonvulsants

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