Can Natural Progesterone Be Used During Pregnancy?
In his book Premenstrual Syndrome & You, Neil H. Lauersen, M.D., from Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, states that natural progesterone may be helpful to maintain pregnancy. The cream is not only safe for use during pregnancy but is recommended. From conception to delivery, apply primarily to abdomen, breast, low back, and upper thighs ( where it will tend to prevent the skin from stretching). For the first six months of pregnancy, use an average of 1/2 to 3/4 teaspoon 2 to 3 times per day. Discontinue at delivery and resume again at a level of twice per day starting one month after delivery. The cream is also useful for post-partum depression, which many women experience after childbirth. Can Young Girls Use Natural Progesterone Cream? Yes. Low estrogen levels can adversely affect the general health of girls between the ages of 9 and 13. For a year of more before the onset of menstruation, blood calcium levels are so low that young girls often develop symptoms associated with m