Progesterone is a hormone produced by the ovaries. It's prescribed alongside estrogen products to help balance the effects of estrogen, while also improving sleep quality and mood.
Improved sleep quality and mood
Reduced risk of uterine cancer for women taking estrogen therapy
Starting at $30 for one month's supply
Who it's for
What to expect
Paired with estrogen, the effect of Progesterone can be felt as early as 2 weeks, but may take a few months in some cases.
Most importantly, taking progesterone with estrogen reduces your risk of uterine cancer.
Side effects can include breast tenderness, bloating, and weight gain. These side effects may go away over time as your body adjusts to the treatment.
Check with your Modern Age clinician if more severe side effects occur.
Additionally, if you have a peanut allergy we will not be able to prescribe this medication. We may be able to recommend other types of progesterone.
The prescription you need, without the hassle
Your clinician will take your medical history and order diagnostic testing to understand your hormone levels, then create a personalized plan for you.
If this product is right for you, you'll get receive your prescription shipped directly to your home.
Your Modern Age clinician will check in with you as you take your hormones to ensure you have optimal dosage.
What our experts say
“Progesterone is an important partner to estrogen as it balances out effects on the inner uterine lining to prevent cancer. This is a key to safe use of hormone therapy. Beyond that progesterone can also offer help with the quality of sleep which can be a huge struggle with natural aging.”~ Dr. Shoma Datta - Thomas, MD FACOG
Is progesterone always prescribed along with estrogen?
I can take estrogen in many different forms. Can I take progesterone in any other form besides the oral tablet?
Are there other forms of progesterone available?
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