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Precautions and Warnings With Progesterone Capsules

Before starting treatment, it's important to understand the precautions and warnings with progesterone capsules. For example, let your healthcare provider know if you have epilepsy, heart disease, or high blood pressure. People who have had a blood clot in the lungs should not take progesterone capsules. Warnings and precautions also extend to those with asthma, diabetes, or migraines.

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider Before Taking Progesterone Capsules?

Talk with your healthcare provider prior to using progesterone capsules (Prometrium®) if you have:
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
  • Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Breastfeeding.
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medicines you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
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