What is progesterone cream?

Answer Progesterone is a hormone produced in the ovaries, the placenta (during pregnancy) and the adrenal glands. It helps prepare a woman's body for conception, maintains pregnancy and regulates the mont... Read More »

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What are the side effects of progesterone cream?

Hormone therapy, including progesterone, is commonly used to manage signs and symptoms of menopause. Progesterone cream is available by prescription or over the counter, but before taking familiari... Read More »

What are the benefits and risks of using progesterone cream when trying to get pregnant?

I looked into the various forms of progesterone (oral, creme, injections and suppository) recently. From my research I found that the oral is difficult for your body to metabolize so you only get ... Read More »

How much progesterone cream do you use for hot flashes?

On One Hand: Perimenopausal SymptomsWomen who are peri-menopausal should use progesterone cream according to their cycle. During the menstrual period on days one through seven, do not use progester... Read More »

How do I use an over the counter progesterone cream?

I used progesterone cream. It helped me regulate my cycles and ovulate normally. It helped me sustain my pregnancy as well. Basically, you use physiologic doses of the cream, which means you onl... Read More »