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Medroxyprogesterone Overview

Medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA), also known as depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) in injectable form and sold under the brand name Depo-Provera among others, is a hormonal medication of the progestin type.[9][3] It is used as a method of birth control and as a part of menopausal hormone therapy.[9][3] It is also used to treat endometriosis, abnormal uterine bleeding, abnormal sexuality in males, and certain types of cance...

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what pharmacy carries greenstone 2.5

I have successfully taken.mederoxyprogesterone for years but some of them have sodium laurel sulfate, I can't take them. I need greenstone 2.5 mg. Where can I find it? ## Hello Linda, Sorry to say but almost nobody will be able to answer this question for you. The reason is that most pharmacies refuse to put out the information regarding which brands/generics that they carry to avoid incentivizing thieves from targeting their store. I know it's inconvenient for people who need to take specific generics but realistically it's a necessary precaution to avoid having prescription drugs stolen, sold and abused. Other users have claimed that they found luck calling around in some areas while others had to go to the pharmacies in person in order to get this information. Many also c...

heavy bleeding after taking deviry

Hi dr am a little worried I have been bleeding for a month and a half my bleeding was not so heavy but after taking deviry my bleeding increased and became heavy is this normal and when will the bleeding stop? ## Hello, Riri! How are you? Has there been any change? Yes, that can happen after taking a progesterone supplement. Was it prescribed by your doctor? You may need to take a longer course of it to stop the bleeding, or you may need to try an oral contraceptive. The FDA lists their other typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, irritability and PMS-like symptoms. When was your last pap smear? ## For ivf treatment my doctor prescribed me to take deviry 10 for 5 days, but within 3 days of taking the medicine my periods started...and has continued throug...

Petogen and pregnancy

I've been using petogen consistently for 6 months now which is 2 shots. Seven weeks into the second shot I had unprotected intercourse and I'm experiencing excessive hunger these days... Could I be pregnant? ## Not likely, as long as you made sure to receive your shots on time. It is a long-term contraceptive that contains Medroxyprogesterone. The NIH does warn that it can cause increased hunger, weight gain, nausea, irregular bleeding, and headache. Are you on any other medications? ## I'm not on any other medication. I have another question, if I go for a shot a week later than prescribed, would it be much of a problem? ## Hello. My girlfriend was on the Oralcon 4th red pill and she went to opt for the Petogen shot, but she sees her periods. Is she still protected or could...

Medroxypr 10MG

my dr gave me this so i could stop beeling. i had a d&c and abulation a week later i started bleeding and craping. so she put me on this medication.. still bleeding some what. ## i had d&c because of heavybleeding and was prescibed medroxypr but that did;nt help bleeding stop for a while but ti is april and it started again when my period came on 4/13/10 i have fibrods and i want them frozen will that help this problem ## I don't know if you freeze them if that will help but once my period starts I take 1 iron pill a day and that helps with the bleeding. I am not sure why but it does so maybe you can ask your doctor if that will help you. ## Medroxyprogesterone is a hormonal supplement that can be used to help women who suffer heavy bleeding, and irregular periods due to hor...

No period after taking deviry

Hi. My last period was November 25th and my pregnancy treatment kar rahe he but my period is not coming aaj 4 December he me ne ghar bar pregnancy test kaya tha but negative aaya aur dr ne muje deviry 10mg tablet diya tha to mera period aasakata he ka. Please reply me in hindi language. ## Deviry (Medroxyprogesterone) 10mg is a female hormonal medication used to help regulate ovulation and treat certain menstrual/uterine problems; including but not limited to secondary amenorrhea (the absence of one's period), abnormal bleeding, hormonal imbalance, etc... Some Thoughts: If Deviry is used to treat an absent period, but ends up backfiring, my theory would be that this medication isn't necessary appropriate for that patient's unique situation OR perhaps more time is needed to p...

Miprogen and Pregnancy

Hello doctor when i didn't get the periods by the doctors suggestion i have taken the medroxyprogesterone acetate tablets then also i didn't get the periods but one day i have checked the pregnancy strip testand it is positive now by other doctor suggestion i am taking miprogen 200 (progestrone soft gelatin capsules) WHETHER my baby will have a normal growth or any side effects it will be having and my pregnancy willl be safe or not ## Hi Paru, it is reported that Miprogen (Progesterone) falls into pregnancy category B, which means that: Either animal-reproduction studies have not demonstrated a foetal risk but there are no controlled studies in pregnant women or animal-reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect (other than a decrease in fertility) that was not confirmed ...

Deviry 10mg Tablet

My wife has been advised to take deviry 10mg tab from D16-D25 after failure of IVF. Kindly confirm if it is ok? ## Only she and her doctor can decide what is okay and safe for her to try. Deviry contains the active ingredient Medroxyprogesterone, this is a hormone that is vital to the female fertility cycle. Learn more: If she wants to get pregnant, then her best bet is to follow her doctor's advice. Are there any other questions? ## i want to know for what purpose the deviry 10mg tab is used? ## I'm married. i missed my periods for the last 2 months. doctor advised me to take Deviry 10 mg. i dont want to get pregnant now. i also tried prega news. its result is negative. what can i do now?? ## I wanna be pregnant my doctor advice me clofert 100 for first five days from day secon...

Brown spotting after taking Meprate

Is brown spotting normal on 3rd day of taking Meprate? Is this normal periods or i would be having normal periods later? ## I also took Meprate 1 each for 5 days and then I had my period for about a week. It's been 2 weeks since it stopped and I am bleeding again. More of brownish spotting. Is it normal? ## According to CIMS, Meprate is a brand of Medroxyprogesterone Acetate. "In females, the most common adverse effects are acne, changes in menstrual flow, drowsiness, and can cause birth defects if taken by pregnant women. Other common side effects include breast tenderness, increased facial hair, decreased scalp hair, difficulty falling or remaining asleep, stomach pain, and weight loss or gain." So what you are reporting may be a normal part of this medication but you shou...

Meprate tablet side effects

My wife is 39 yrs old, she is having Thyroid from last 7 years when she delivered 2nd son. She is regularly consuming 10 tablets for ten days for every 2 months, then menstruation occurs in her again and after 15 days a 2nd menstruation happens. Please advise us on taking the Meprat tablet: 1. Whether any side effects will happen. 2. Will she have to continue meprate life long. 3. Weakness is lot while doing household work. 4. Leg pains and she is overweight (85kg). 5. Chest pain occurs occasionally. ## Listed below are the possible side effects associated with Meprate (Medroxyprogesterone acetate tablets): • breasts that are tender or produce a liquid • changes in menstrual flow • irregular vaginal bleeding or spotting â€...

Irregular periods after marriage

AM 25 YEAES OLD. I got maaried in april 2016 .after marriage only i for irregular periods.I got periods on july 20 still i dont got my uterus anreverted and mesured 7.1×3.8×4.0 cm. myometrial and cavity echoes are normal. No focal lesion seen. endometrial thickness 7mm Cervix appeared to be normal. Totally no issues on uterus. No thyroid. And i follw this tablets cadila- aciloc 150., Indoco- MCBM-69, And medroxyprogesterone acetate tablets ip MEPRATE. Still i dont get my periods. What is the reason. Suggest tablets for getting periods. Thank u


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Injection: 0, 100mg/ml, 104mg/0.65ml, 104mgl/0.65ml, 150mg/ml, 400mg/ml
  • Tablet: 10mg, 2.5mg, 5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Medroxyprogesterone: (86 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0009-4709 Depo-subq Provera 104 mg/.65ml Subcutaneous Injection, Suspension by Pharmacia and Upjohn Company
  • 0179-0244 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 5 mg Oral Tablet by Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
  • 0548-5400 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 150 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Suspension, Extended Release by Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0548-5401 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 150 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Suspension, Extended Release by Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0548-5410 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 150 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Suspension, Extended Release by Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0548-5701 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 150 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Suspension, Extended Release by Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0548-5711 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 150 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Suspension, Extended Release by Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0555-0779 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 10 mg Oral Tablet by Barr Laboratories Inc.
  • 0555-0872 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 2.5 mg Oral Tablet by Barr Laboratories Inc.
  • 0555-0873 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 5 mg Oral Tablet by Barr Laboratories Inc.
  • 0703-6801 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 150 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection by Teva Parenteral Medicines, Inc
  • 10544-001 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 5 mg Oral Tablet by Blenheim Pharmacal, Inc.
  • 10544-062 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 10 mg Oral Tablet by Blenheim Pharmacal, Inc.
  • 16714-981 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 150 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Suspension by Northstar Rxllc
  • 16714-999 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 150 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Suspension by Northstar Rxllc
  • 21695-896 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 10 mg Oral Tablet by Rebel Distributors Corp.
  • 33261-534 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 10 mg/1 Oral Tablet by Aidarex Pharmaceuticals LLC
  • 33261-609 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 2.5 mg/1 Oral Tablet by Aidarex Pharmaceuticals LLC
  • 33261-740 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 5 mg/1 Oral Tablet by Aidarex Pharmaceuticals LLC
  • 43063-438 Medroxyprogesterone Acetate 10 mg Oral Tablet by Pd-rx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 66 more results ...

Other drugs which contain Medroxyprogesterone or a similar ingredient: (10 results)

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