Progesterone Plus

Progesterone Plus

Gynecology A progesterone-replacement product from soy and/or wild yam extract applied to skin with Derma-Trans roll-on system. See Progesterone.
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45 mg per day) and oral progesterone (200 mg for 12 days per month); the same dose of oral progesterone plus transdermal 17-beta-estradiol (50 meg per day); or placebo.
Wendy Chen, suggests that opting for progesterone-free hormone therapy for the treatment of menopause symptoms should not be considered the risk-free alternative to combination progesterone plus estrogen formulations.
The hormonal options are oestrogens alone, progesterone alone, or combinations and, since there are no published trials, a group from California chose to compare two regimens of progesterone only, or progesterone plus oestrogen in the form of a standard preparation oral contraceptive (Munro et al.
The finding suggests that opting for progesterone-free hormone therapy for the treatment of menopause symptoms should not be considered the risk-free alternative to combination progesterone plus estrogen formulations.
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