Oral micronized progesterone.

Author: De Lignieres B.

Publication Year:1999

Citation: Clin Ther 1999; 21(1):41-60.

This review article examines the rationale for selecting oral micronized progesterone over synthetic progestins. It reviews research regarding efficacy and safety and concludes that oral micronized progesterone has fewer side effects than synthetic progestins and is a convenient way to deliver natural progesterone.