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progesterone 8% gel - vaginal, Crinone, Prochieve

GENERIC NAME: PROGESTERONE 8% GEL - VAGINAL (pro-JESS-ter-own)

BRAND NAME(S): Crinone, Prochieve

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USES: This medication is used to treat infertility in women who do not make enough of a certain natural hormone called progesterone. Progesterone works by preparing the lining of the womb to receive a fertilized egg. This hormone is needed to maintain pregnancy.This medication is also used to restore menstrual cycles in women whose cycles have stopped.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/16/2014



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