Generic ( Progesterone )
|Typical use Of Progesterone :||Recurrent Miscarriage, Amenorrhoea, Abnormal Uterine Bleeding, Palliative Treatment Of Advanced, Inoperable Endometrial Carcinoma|
|Mechanism of action of Progesterone :||Progesterone Maintains Pregnancy By Promoting Appropriate Growth Of The Uterine Lining And Supressing Uterine Muscle Contractions. It Prevents Thickening Of Uterus Lining And Thereby Reduces Risk Of Developing Uterus Cancer.|
|Drug Interaction of Progesterone :||Taking Progesterone With Conjugated Estrogen May Decrease The Level Of Estradiol. Drugs Like Carbamazepine, Phenytoin, And Rifampicin May Interfere With The Activity Of Progesterone When Taken Orally.|
|Side effects of Progesterone :||Urge To Vomit (nausea), Vomiting, Diarrhea, Pain In Abdomen And Lower Abdomen, Excessive Gas In Stomach, Weight Gain, Fluid Retention Leading To Swelling, Tiredness, Tenderness In Breast, Irritability, Mood Swings, Menstrual Abnormalities (absent Menstruation, Bleeding/spotting In Between Menstrual Periods, Increased Or Decreased Menstrual Flow), Abnormal Vaginal Discharge, Breathlessness, Skin Rashes And Itching.|
INTERACTIONS OF PROGESTERONE
How Progesterone will impact on Pregnancy ?Studies In Animals Have Shown No Risk To The Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.
How Progesterone will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.
Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of ProgesteroneNo Studies Found