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Progesterone: Oral capsule

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Progesterone 100mg Capsule
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: TV A18 
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Progesterone 200mg Capsule
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: TV A19 
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Progesterone 100mg Capsule
Akorn Inc
Pill Identification: AK 
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Progesterone 100mg Capsule
AvKARE, Inc.
Pill Identification: AK 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Progesterone: Oral capsule

What is this medicine?

PROGESTERONE (proe JES ter one) is a female hormone. This medicine is used to prevent the overgrowth of the lining of the uterus in women who are taking estrogens for the symptoms of menopause. It is also used to treat secondary amenorrhea. This is when a woman stops getting menstrual periods due to low levels of progesterone.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Prometrium: Oral capsule

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Progesterone: Oral capsule
Usage by Gender
99.32%
0.68%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.42%
19.58%
61.05%
18.95%
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