SALT INFORMATIONProgesterone(100 mg)
Recurrent miscarriage, amenorrhoea, abnormal uterine bleeding, palliative treatment of advanced, inoperable endometrial carcinoma
Urge to vomit (nausea), vomiting, diarrhea, pain in abdomen and lower abdomen, excessive gas in stomach, weight gain, fluid retention leading to swelling, tiredness, tenderness in breast, irritability, mood swings, menstrual abnormalities (absent menstruation, bleeding/spotting in between menstrual periods, increased or decreased menstrual flow), abnormal vaginal discharge, breathlessness, skin rashes and itching.
Taking progesterone with conjugated estrogen may decrease the level of estradiol. Drugs like carbamazepine, phenytoin, and rifampicin may interfere with the activity of progesterone when taken orally.
MECHANISM OF ACTION
Progesterone maintains pregnancy by promoting appropriate growth of the uterine lining and supressing uterine muscle contractions. It prevents thickening of uterus lining and thereby reduces risk of developing uterus cancer.
SUBSTITUTESNo substitutes found
Can I take Miprogen Vaginal(100mg) during pregnancy?
Studies in animals have shown no risk to the fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.