GENERIC NAME: progesterone intravaginal gel
BRAND NAME: Crinone, Endometrin
DISCONTINUED BRAND: Prochieve
GENERIC AVAILABLE: No
- Intravaginal progesterone gel is used for supplementing or replacing progesterone in infertile women with progesterone deficiency who are receiving treatment utilizing assisted reproductive technology (ART).
- Progesterone intravaginal gel is also used for the treatment of secondary amenorrhea (absence of menses).
COMMON SIDE EFFECTS:
Common side effects include:
- Breast enlargement
- Breast tenderness
- Sleepiness (somnolence)
- Mood swings
- Sleep disorder
- Perineal pain
- Urinary difficulties
- Musculoskeletal pain
- Breast pain
- Abdominal pain
Other side effects include:
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