Prempro

Active Ingredient(s): Conjugated Estrogens + Medroxyprogesterone
FDA Approved: * November 17, 1995
Pharm Company: * WYETH PHARMS INC
Category: Women's Health / Fertility

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Prempro Overview

Medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA), sold under the brand name Depo-Provera among others, is a manufactured hormone of the progestin type. It is used as birth control and as part of hormone replacement therapy for menopausal symptoms. It is also used to treat endometriosis, abnormal uterine bleeding, abnormal sexuality in males, and certain types of cancer. It is used by mouth or injection into a muscle or under the skin[8] Common side effects include no periods, abdominal pain, headaches, and ...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medroxyprogesterone_acetate

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Prempro side effects.
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I have been trying to take HRT to help with my menopausal food allergies. The last one I tried was Prempro .3/1.5. I stopped it after only one pill because it caused bad heart palps and headaches. That was two days ago, and I am still dealing with the headaches and heart palps. When will this be out of my system, and these side effects go away? ## If you're menopausal, there is a chance that the symptoms might be due to those hormone fluctuations, rather than the medication, according to the NIH. Are you experiencing any other symptoms, such as nausea, headaches, hot flashes, and irritability?
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Est Estrogen Mtest Tab Side Effects
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I have been taking this TAB for 4-5 years-I understand from my OBGYN that it is a low dosage but my boobs have gotten bigger and I have gained weight- the pluses are it keeps me on an even keel- not anxious and more focused. How can I keep taking it for the positive effects but offset the weight gain and big boobs? ## Hi Alison, Unfortunately weight gain, and enlarged breasts are common side effects of this drug. If I were to suggest anything that would help counteract this, my first thought would be to stay on top of your eating habits. Incorporating a low fat diet would be ideal in my opinion. To put this into perspective, this would ideally be under 20 grams of fat per day. Which also means that you would need to increase either your carb and/or protein intake to help satiate you aft...
Updated 3 years ago.
 
effects of prempro
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after taking prempro, or any other hrt for over 5 yrs, can u get pregnant after stopping the medication?
Updated 11 years ago.
 
semhrt
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is replacing prempro,using for menopausal systoms ## Do you mean the drug Femhrt ?
Updated 11 years ago.
 

Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Conjugated Estrogens + Medroxyprogesterone
  • Tablet: 0.3mg + 1.5mg, 0.45mg + 1.5mg, 0.625mg + 2.5mg, 0.625mg + 5mg, 0.625mg,0.625mg + n/a,5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Prempro: (13 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0046-0975 Prempro 0.625/5 28 Day Pack by Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Inc., a Subsidiary of Pfizer Inc.
  • 0046-1105 Prempro 0.3/1.5 28 Day Pack by Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Inc., a Subsidiary of Pfizer Inc.
  • 0046-1106 Prempro 0.45/1.5 28 Day Pack by Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Inc., a Subsidiary of Pfizer Inc.
  • 0046-1107 Prempro 0.625/2.5 28 Day Pack by Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Inc., a Subsidiary of Pfizer Inc.
  • 0046-1108 Prempro 0.625/2.5 28 Day Pack by Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Inc., a Subsidiary of Pfizer Inc.
  • 50090-0573 Prempro Oral Tablet, Sugar Coated by A-s Medication Solutions
  • 54868-3799 Prempro 0.625/2.5 28 Day Pack by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 54868-4866 Prempro 0.45/1.5 28 Day Pack by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 54868-5047 Prempro 0.3/1.5 28 Day Pack by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 54868-5540 Prempro 0.625/5 28 Day Pack by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 68258-5978 Prempro 0.3/1.5 28 Day Pack by Dispensing Solutions, Inc.
  • 68258-5980 Prempro 0.625/2.5 28 Day Pack by Dispensing Solutions, Inc.
  • 69189-1107 Prempro Oral Tablet, Sugar Coated by Avera Mckennan Hospital

Drugs with one or more similar ingredients: (19 results)


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Prempro side effects. I have been trying to take HRT to help with my menopausal food allergies. The last one I tried was Prempro .3/1.5. I sto... 1 reply
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