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 th...

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is it possible you get pregnant while taking primolut n

Hello My doctor prescribed me primolut n because I had 2 irregular periods the first was late a couple days and then the next came almost 15 days early and I was spotting in between the two the whole time and a week after the last period I started bleeding again much heavier than spotting so they prescribed me this. I am taking it 2 times a day every day for 15 days. After the first 3 days my abnormal bleeding was gone. My question is could I still get pregnant while taking the 15 day course of the medication? I am TTC. ## Hello SB, Primolut N contains norethisterone which is a synthetic hormone similar to the natural hormone progesterone. Even though this medicine will help regulate your menstrual cycles it does not work as a contraceptive and will not prevent you from getting pregnant...

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 advise 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 the 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, ...

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...

how do oralcon contraceptive pills work?

I have started using oralcon contraceptive pill, I wanna know how they work ## HI, Tshepo! How are you? Oralcon is a hormonal based contraceptive, so they work by adding certain amounts of synthetic estrogen and progesterone to your body to prevent ovulation from occurring each month. That's why you have to take one each day, for 3 weeks until your menstruation week, if you don't, then the drop in hormones may allow ovulation to happen which makes it possible for you to get pregnant. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Do I drink this pills during my menstruation week ## Hi, i would like to know how long it takes for the Oralcon birthcontrol pill to be out of my system / body. ## does oralcon cause abnominal pains? am using oralcon for about 3mnths nw nd i alwyz hv pains ...

oralcon contraceptive pills-missed periods

Hi. Last month of December I saw my periods twice a month and the second one wasn't normal as usual and on the first week of January I went to check and the nurse told me its hormonal balancing and also gave me the oralcon pills. I have been taking everyday as instructed and now am on the red pills but I haven't seen my periods till today and only few days left for the month to end. Does this mean am pregnant? ## I have used oralcon but never the red pills. I used it because I had my period for 4 months straight. But oral con tales 3 to 6 months to leave your system so it might just be an irregular. ## Hi there I always get my period on the 4th red pill and it usually falls on a Monday,I don't know if I miscounted or if I skipped of my white pills but yesterday I drank my 4t...

Dubagest 100 is prescribed for what

I am 26 yrs age. I have irregular periods and also trying to conceive. The doctor has prescribed Dubagest 100 twice a day from 16th to 25th day of menstrual cycle. I want to know why this medicine is presribed for me? ## what is the use of dubagest 100 tablet? will it prevent the pregnancy? my wife has delay period last 10 days, she is talking dubagest 100 tablet to prevent the pregnancy from last four days, please let us know what to do to prevent the pregnancy as we do not want child at this stage... ## Dubagest contains the hormone Progesterone, it is vital to the overall health of women, especially to their fertility and ability to get pregnant. Learn more Dubagest details here. Shrinivas, this can be used to prevent pregnant, but only if it's taken in the proper dosage within t...

Pentogen and Pregnancy

Is it true that if I have a child and start using pentogen, that when i stop using it, it will take 5 years to fall pregnant again? ## No, that is not true, at most it usually only takes a few months, it is just a form of the hormone Progesterone and is used to prevent ovulation. The NIH lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, irritability, weight changes, headache, and mood changes. Is there anything else I can help with?

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 ...

Susten 300 and pregnancy

I have an irregular period problem. I got married and have no children, but I want to become a mother. My doctor suggested I take susten-300 for 15 days. Is their any side effects? ## I HAVE IRREGULAR PERIOD PROBLEM. I GOT MARRIED BUT NO CHILDREN. I WANT TO BECOME A MOTHER. MY DOCTOR SUGGEST SUSTEN -300 FOR 15DAYS.IS THEIRANY SIDE EFFECTS. SHALL I HOPE ON PREGNENECY ## Susten contains the hormone Progesterone, if a woman's body doesn't produce enough of it, she can have difficulty getting pregnant and it is also needed to support a full-term healthy pregnancy. Yes, you may experience some side effects, such as: nausea, headache, weight gain and breakthrough bleeding. Learn more: Whether or not it will help you become pregnant is not something that anyone can definitively say. It...

susten 300

I'm 5 weeks pregnant and was experiencing pain in my lower abdominal region. I was advised to use susten 300 daily for a period 10 days. What is susten indicated to treat and are there any side effects I should be aware of? My gynecologist also told me to take susten inj.'s (once daily) for 15 days. Please help me. ## Susten contains Progesterone, it is a hormone replacement medication. ## I am just trying to get pregnant, My periods were irregular, My Doctor has prescribed Susten 300mg, I request you tell me what is the use for that ## I have also been asked to take Sustem 300mg orally. It is said to regulate hormone imbalances. One tablet a day for 10days. I'm in my 5th wk of pregnancy. ## I AM 5 WEEKS PREGNANT,MY DOCTOR TOLD T CONTINUE SUSTEN 300 MG FOR THE GROWTH OF MY C...


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
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Progesterone: (62 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
  • 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.
  • 43063-648 Progesterone 100 mg Oral Capsule by Pd-rx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 43063-649 Progesterone 200 mg Oral Capsule by Pd-rx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
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Other drugs which contain Progesterone or a similar ingredient: (19 results)

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progesterone sustained release tablets SR 200
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im using this tablets to get my periods will it have any sideeffects and when will my periods start ## Progesterone is a... 8 replies
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How do I insert the soft gelatin capsules (endogest 200) vaginally? Should I push it inside or just to keep in the vagin... 6 replies
progesterone soft gelatin capsules
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Progesterone Soft Gelatin Capsules Side Effects
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