My doctor put me on progesterone for heavy periods%#44 though they make me feel like I have level 10 PMS every day%#44 all day. Is there anything I can do to alleviate that awful feeling%#44 besides not taking the progesterone?

High progesterone levels relative to estrogen can cause the symptoms you are experiencing. It is important that your hormones are balanced. Cycling the progesterone day 14-28 of the month only can sometimes help. If you are perimenopausal, it is important to have all your hormone levels checked to balance your estrogen, as well.


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