Prometrium is used for protecting the lining of the uterus in certain women who are also taking estrogen. It is used to treat certain women who have do not have a menstrual period because of decreased progesterone in the body. Prometrium is a hormone. It works by changing the lining of the uterus.
Use Prometrium as directed by your doctor.
- Take Prometrium by mouth with or without food.
- If you miss a dose of Prometrium, take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.
Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Prometrium.
Store Prometrium at 77 degrees F (25 degrees C) in a tight, light-resistant container. Brief storage at temperatures between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C) is permitted. Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Prometrium out of the reach of children and away from pets.
Active Ingredient: Progesterone.