Progesterone use

by Kelly
(Cleveland OH)

Hi,
I am 47 and have a few non-symptomatic fibroids. My periods are increasingly irregular and usually last no more than a few days, perhaps a day or two of real flow and then spotting for the rest of the time. My goal is to make it to menopause without surgery. I was having hot flashes and night sweats that were out of control, but started taking 400mg of magesium in 200mg doses- one at breakfast, one at dinner and the hot flashes are just about gone and I am much calmer and able to sleep at night.

Would progesterone be of any help in my case as the fibroids do not appear to be causing any issues?

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.

Share this page:
Find this page helpful? Please tell others. Here's how...

Would you prefer to share this page with others by linking to it?

  1. Click on the HTML link code below.
  2. Copy and paste it, adding a note of your own, into your blog, a Web page, forums, a blog comment, your Facebook account, or anywhere that someone would find this page valuable.

Search over 8,400 pages on this site...