Progesterone Oral Capsule 100Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Progesterone: Oral capsule (100mg)

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Progesterone 100mg Capsule
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: TV A18 
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Progesterone 100mg 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.

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Progesterone 100mg Capsule

NDC: 000935353
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Estrogen Replacement Therapy, Amenorrhea

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)

Storage Information
Protect from moisture
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Progesterone 100mg Capsule
Drug Image file DrugItem_15216.JPG
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: TV A18 
Shape: oval
Color: peach
Daily Life Interactions for Progesterone 100mg Capsule

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Minor Lifestyle Interaction
High Fat Foods and Progesterone 100mg Capsule(Progesterone)
High Fat Foods and Progesterone(Progesterone)
In general, there are no food interactions of concern. Progesterone capsules are often taken with food, but do not need to be taken with food.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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