"Oct. 18, 2012 -- While the use of long-acting intrauterine devices (IUDs) is increasing, 1 in 9 women at risk for unintended pregnancies is not using any birth control, according to a new government report.
Researchers from the Natio"...
IMPORTANT: HOW TO USE THIS INFORMATION: This is a summary and does NOT have all possible information about this product. This information does not assure that this product is safe, effective, or appropriate for you. This information is not individual medical advice and does not substitute for the advice of your health care professional. Always ask your health care professional for complete information about this product and your specific health needs.
PROGESTERONE SUPPOSITORY - VAGINAL
COMMON BRAND NAME(S): Endometrin
USES: This medication contains a female hormone called progesterone. Progesterone is needed to prepare the lining of the uterus so it can receive a fertilized egg. Progesterone and other hormones help you become and stay pregnant. This medication is used to increase the level of progesterone in women taking fertility treatments because these treatments tend to decrease progesterone levels.
HOW TO USE: Read the Patient Information Leaflet provided by your pharmacist before you start using this drug and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, consult your doctor or pharmacist.
This medication is for vaginal use only. Unwrap the suppository. Following the instructions, use the applicator to insert this medication into the vagina, usually 2 or 3 times a day as directed by your doctor. If you become pregnant, continue to use this medication for up to a total of 10 weeks or as directed by your doctor.
Dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment.
To get the most benefit from this medication, use it regularly at evenly spaced intervals. To help you remember, use it at the same times each day.
Additional Endometrin Information
Endometrin - User Reviews
Endometrin User Reviews
Now you can gain knowledge and insight about a drug treatment with Patient Discussions.
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Trying to Conceive
Get tips and advances in treatment.