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Why is Prometrium prescribed?
Prometrium, with the generic name Progesterone, is one of the medications used for hormone replacement therapy in menopausal women who have not undergone surgical removal of the uterus (hysterectomy). It also reduces the risk of developing uterine cancer associated with the use of estrogen (another medication used in hormone replacement therapy) which causes thickening of the lining of the uterus. It is also prescribed to women of childbearing age who experienced missed menstruations (amenorrhea).
What does it do?
Progesterone belongs to a group of medications called progestins, which replaces progesterone that is normally produced in the body to reduce the effects of estrogen on the uterus and regulate menstruation.
How should I take it?
Prometrium is currently available as a 100mg and 200mg capsule taken whole (not split, chewed, or crushed) by mouth with or without food.
The dosage strength and frequency depend on every patient’s condition and the doctor’s prescription. It is imperative that you do not self-medicate and only take this drug after consulting with your doctor or pharmacist to determine the best dosage and dosing schedule for the treatment of your condition.
What if I missed a dose?
The desired effects of prescribed medications will only be achieved if taken properly. As much as possible, strictly follow your doctor’s prescribed dosing schedule. However, if you miss a dose, take it immediately and adjust the time of your next dose depending on your doctor’s advice. Never take two doses at the same time just to make up for your missed dose.
What are the special precautions before taking Prometrium?
Prometrium is known to cause dizziness or drowsiness, so it’s best to take it before bedtime. Avoid driving or operating heavy machinery while taking this medication. Avoid the intake of alcohol as this could exacerbate drowsiness.
Inform your doctor about all the medications you are taking. Discuss your current and previous medical history and any allergic reactions to Prometrium, or any other ingredients included in the manufacture of this medication.
Inform your doctor if you had any form of surgery or if you are planning to get one.
For the drug label information of Prometrium, click here.
Does it have any side effects?
It is important to note that all drugs have corresponding side effects and adverse reactions. Additional information may be obtained when you ask your doctor or pharmacist.
- Common side effects may include:
- Changes in bowel movement
- Breast pain
- Abdominal pain
- Mood changes
- Vaginal changes
- Urinary discomfort
- Serious side effects may include:
- Itching, hives, or rash
- Swelling on any part of the face
- Difficulty breathing or swallowing
- Rapid or irregular heartbeat
- Breast mass
- One-sided weakness
- Blood or coffee-ground vomitus or sputum
- Changes in vision
- Unexpected vaginal bleeding
- Uncontrollable shaking
Is it safe to take it with another drug?
Some drug interactions may cause life-threatening reactions when taken with other medications. Immediately inform your doctor if you are taking Prometrium with any of the following medications:
- St. John’s wort
- Valproic acid
Ask your doctor or pharmacist for other possible interactions not listed within this section.
How should I store it?
Keep Prometrium in its original packaging in a clean environment away from excessive heat and moisture. Keep out of reach of children.
What action should I take in case of overdose?
Immediately call an ambulance and seek immediate medical attention to prevent further complications or possible death.
Is it safe for pregnant or breastfeeding women?
Progesterone is contraindicated for use in pregnant women, women trying to get pregnant, or are breastfeeding. Hence, the potential risks and benefits of using Prometrium in pregnant or breastfeeding infants should be carefully considered.
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