FDA Approved: * May 11, 1978
Pharm Company: * WATSON LABS (UTAH)
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".

Progesterone Overview

Progesterone (P4) is an endogenous steroid and progestogen sex hormone involved in the menstrual cycle, pregnancy, and embryogenesis of humans and other species.[1][13] It belongs to a group of steroid hormones called the progestogens[13] and is the major progestogen in the body. Progesterone has a variety of important functions in the body. It is also a crucial metabolic intermediate in the production of other endogenous steroids, including the...

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Progesterone Soft Gelatin Capsules 200mg. How To Use

Progesterone Soft Gelatin Capsules 200mg. How To Use? ## Most commonly, they are used by inserting them into the vagina as often as you have been directed to do so, by gently pushing them in as close up to your cervix as possible. However, they can also be taken orally, but it may affect the rate of absorption. What directions were you provided? Learn more Progesterone details here. ## HOW TO USE progesterone soft gelatin capsules 200 mg BEFORE intercourse OR AFTER? ## now i m trying to conceive and my doctor sugest me progresterone soft gelatine capsule ## 2 month pregnant how to use progesterone soft gelatin capsules 200mg how many tablet per day ## Hi My gynac has told me insert progesterone capsules into vagina and lie down.But as I get up..the contents of capsule starts coming out ...

Ovacare tablet can help me to get pregnant

I am 28 years old and got married last year. I had two miscarriages. After my first miscarriage I had my period regularly but a less amount of bleeding. After consulting a doctor I was advised to take ovacare tablets for 6 months. Does this tablet help me to conceive a baby? ## Hello, Shakira! How are you? This is just a nutritional supplement, so the only way it will help is if your issues have been caused by a lack in one of the vital nutrients it contains, as reported by the NIH. I'm not sure if the doctor told you, but the amount of blood actually doesn't matter, it is whether or not you are ovulating each month and how much progesterone you are producing. Have you considered seeing a specialist? You really need to discover what specifically caused the miscarriages and how t...

side effect of primolut n during pregnancy

hi, i m Sweta from nagpur. I have taken Primolut N on 30th March onwards as i m getting signs of early periods on 29th march n so i have taken this medicine to delay my periods for 3-4 days . My last period date is on the 6th march. But during this month my period was delayed and till now i.e. 8th April , my period has not come. I also had a pregnancy test 2 times and it is negative. Is it some kind of side effect of primolut-n? Please suggest me some medicine to solve this problem ## This contains a form of the hormone progesterone, called Norethindrone, anytime you take some type of hormone, the NIH does warn that it might throw off your natural menstrual cycle. Other side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, weight changes, and mood changes. It is also normal for the spec...

Susten 100 Vaginal Insert

The tablet is like capsule and do not know where to keep the tablet in vagina exactly ## Susten is a form of Progesterone, which is a hormone that's vital to the normal female menstrual cycle and the ability to get pregnant and carry a baby to term. You should just place it as far up as possible, so it rests against, or near the cervix and leave it there. Are there any other comments or questions? ## I am 13 weeks pregnant and my doctor told to use susten 200 two times daily vaginally, but after sometimes if I walk and seat I feel some warm water discharge so is that ok. I don't find any itching or leaking and all.

Can Famynor stop bledding

I am 51 yes old still menstrurating,I stared my period on the 17Nov it's now the 12of Dec still heavily menstrurating,went to the clinic they first gave me logynon ED it didn't stop went back the gave me Famynor,I'm still bleeding,I'm bloated,no hot flashes,I only get a little pain on my right side and a little pain at the back not always but mostly in the morning after that I bleed heavily, please help it's now affecting me ## Femynor is a combination oral contraceptive that is commonly used to help prevent pregnancy, and to treat menstrual irregularities. Its typical side effects may include nausea, dizziness, weight changes, mood changes, headache, and irregular bleeding. Bleeding being heavier in the morning is normal, it is simply due to gravity, when you are la...

Switch From Exluton To Daphne

i am currently using exluton pills and i want to switch to daphne because i get pimples from and gained weight from exluton. i want to ask if i should just start using daphne even if i have not finished my pack of exluton or should i finish it all first before starting daphne or finish my pack of exluton and wait for my period before starting daphne. please help...... asap ## hi divina, before shifting into another brand of pills, you need to consult your ob first. ## To do a smooth transition and keep yourself protected from pregnancy, finish one pack and then start the new one on the first day of your menstrual cycle. Learn more oral contraceptive details here. But yes, you should definitely double check with your doctor to make sure it is safe for you to switch. Are there any other q...

oralcon contraceptive pills to balance hormones

I have been on oralcon for morethan 3 months now before using da pill I had irregular menstrual cycle I would skip a month or 2 without seeing my periods I went to a local clinic and I was given oralcon pills to balance my hormones since they suspected that my hormones are not balanced. I want to go off the pill because We want to try for a baby but I dont know if that is possible since I have been trying before with no success due to irregular mentrual cycle. So now my question is does oralcon contraceptive pills balances hormes? Can I go off the pill and start trying again? ## Hello Bubu, Oralcon pills are a contraceptive that works by adding progesterone which is a synthetic hormone similar to estrogen. Oralcon does balance your hormones and makes your menstrual cycles more regular b...

susten 200mg capsules

I am 26 years married for 1 year. I have polycystic ovaries.Now I am pregnant for 6 weeks. Suddenly spotting is there, then I have appointment with the Dr. I have Early scan, everything was right, then Dr prescribed me Susten 200mg twice a day for 14 days and then tell to have another scan after 2 weeks after taking 4 tablets of susten 200mg till i have spotting sometimes is it dangerous to by baby. I am very much worried.plz advise me. ## Susten contains Progesterone, it is a hormone replacement medication. It is often used in such cases to make sure the mother has enough in her body to support a health pregnancy and attempt to avert miscarriage. Side effects could include: nausea, headache and menstrual spotting. That said, this site is not medical professionals to advise you on what ...

Regestrone for irregular periods

Hi all, I'm suffering from irregular periods. I had a skip in my cycles for 2 months so i was advised to take Regestrone 5mg for 5 days (2 tablets a day). The course is over and even for the next 5 days I haven't got periods. How many more days do i gotta wait to get my menses? ## Regestrone contains the hormone Progesterone, it is often used to try and help regulate the menstrual cycle. It can, sometimes, take a week or more to start your period, after taking it. However, like any medication it does not work for everyone. Have you spoken to your doctor, yet? ## Hi. I am 18yrs old. I have skipped my periods for the last 2 months. I do not have any kind of problems relating to mensturation. plz do suggest a medicine for getting regular periods. ## hi i am married my age is 29 ,i ...

Sunolut 5mg Norethisterone

Hi. I have irregular menses..the doctor prescribed me with sunolut 5mg (2 tablets per day for 5 days). I also want to get pregnant. Since my menses were delayed by 30 days, doctor advised I take the sunolut. After i took the sunolut finish, i got my menses but my menses was not the usual flow (on day 12). q1: Y my menses come early on day 12, it this normal after take the sunolut? The tablet is to be taken from day 2 of my menses. ## I took Sunolut 5mg Norethisterone for 5 days from 23-27 June to postpone my menses. I have stopped since 28/6 but my menses still not come yet. I'm having symptoms like gastric,dizzy,nausea and vomiting. Can someone please let me know what has goes wrong? ## Hi, Alicia! The Norethisterone is a progestogen, which is a synthetic form of Progesterone, a ho...


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Capsule: 100mg, 200mg, 300mg
  • Cream: 10%, 5%
  • Gel: 4%, 8%
  • Injection: 25mg/ml, 500mg/10ml, 50mg/ml
  • Insert: 100mg
  • Insert, Extended Release: 38mg
  • Lotion: 2%
  • Powder: 100%
  • Suppository: 1.5g, 3g
  • System: 1.78gm
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Progesterone: (96 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0093-5353 Progesterone 100 mg Oral Capsule by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-5354 Progesterone 200 mg Oral Capsule by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0143-9725 Progesterone 50 mg/1 Intramuscular Injection by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0517-0750 Progesterone 50 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Solution by American Regent, Inc.
  • 0591-3128 Progesterone 50 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Solution by Watson Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0591-3964 Progesterone 100 mg Oral Capsule by Watson Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0591-3965 Progesterone 200 mg Oral Capsule by Watson Laboratories, Inc.
  • 10888-7135 Progesterone 100 mg/1 Oral Capsule by Banner Pharmacaps
  • 10888-7136 Progesterone 200 mg/1 Oral Capsule by Banner Pharmacaps
  • 11014-0187 Progestrona by Catalent Pharma Solutions, LLC
  • 11014-0189 Progesterone by Catalent Pharma Solutions, LLC
  • 16714-157 Progesterone 100 mg Oral Capsule by Northstar Rx LLC
  • 16714-158 Progesterone 200 mg Oral Capsule by Northstar Rx LLC
  • 17478-766 Progesterone 100 mg Oral Capsule by Akorn, Inc.
  • 17478-767 Progesterone 200 mg Oral Capsule by Akorn, Inc.
  • 40042-050 Progesterone Injection 50 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Solution by Pharmaforce, Inc.
  • 42291-688 Progesterone 100 mg Oral Capsule by Avkare, Inc.
  • 42291-689 Progesterone 200 mg Oral Capsule by Avkare, Inc.
  • 42291-690 Progesterone 100 mg Oral Capsule by Avkare, Inc.
  • 42291-691 Progesterone 200 mg Oral Capsule by Avkare, Inc.
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Other drugs which contain Progesterone or a similar ingredient: (22 results)