Hi, I have had insomnia for last 9 months and have been on diazapam to help me sleep. I have tried unsucesfully to taper off the low dose many times. I have recently seen an integrated medical practitioner who suggested bioidentical progesterone 100mg oral capsule as apparently my progesterone is low. I am also taking a number of other suppliments he suggested such as tryptophan and Seriphos. I haven't started the progesterone yet - he advised to take on days 5-25 of my cycle. Once I have finished with the diazapam I am hoping to try and get pregnant as I have been waiting for over a year to start trying. I see from some other posts that you say taking progesterone throughout the cycle can prevent getting pregnant - is this the case or is it ok to take from days 5-25 as Dr has suggested? Also wondering if insomnia tends to re-surface of the days you are not taking it for those who have been advised to take this to help with sleep issues? many thanks, Antoinette
Click here to post comments
Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Progesterone faq.
Search over 8,100 pages on this site...