. Progesterone soft gelatin capsule in a micronized form.
. Indicated for progesterone deficiency disorders (premenstrual syndrome, hypo fertility & with estrogen during post menopause as hormone replacement therapy).
. And indicated in cases of threatened abortion or prevention of repeated abortions & for luteal phase support during in vitro fertilization cycles.
. Absorbed by the digestive tract and the highest plasma levels are observed 1-3 hours after administration.
. Rapid vaginal absorption & high plasma levels of progesterone are observed after 1 hour.
. With vaginal doses superior to 200 mg daily, the progesterone concentrations are like those of the first trimester of pregnancy.