Provera is used for treating certain menstrual problems or uterine problems (eg, abnormal bleeding, endometrial hyperplasia). Provera is a progestin hormone. It works by altering the lining of the uterus.
Use Provera as directed by your doctor.
- Take Provera by mouth with or without food.
- Take Provera at the same time every day, with doses not more than 24 hours apart.
- If you miss a dose of Provera, 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 Provera.
Store Provera in a tightly closed container at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C). Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Provera out of the reach of children and away from pets.
Active Ingredient: Medroxyprogesterone acetate.