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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of provera oral.

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Condition: Absence of Menstrual Periods in Woman Who Has Had Them
1/12/2014 4:33:15 PM

Reviewer: Tell855, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

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Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

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Current Rating: 5

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When I turned 10 my menstrual arrived, once I turned 13 it just stop coming I turned to birth control to regulate it since I wasn't trying to have kids at that age doctor recommended that would be a great choice for me. Once I turned 19-21 I know I wanted children my period still wasn't regular. My specialist said lets try provera been on that since 19/20 of age I'm now 25 and it works ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Absence of Menstrual Periods in Woman Who Has Had Them
10/17/2013 1:44:34 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

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I am a 25 yr old female that has not had a period in 5+ months. Was given this medication for 10 days. Took the medication at night, and did not experience any side effects, but it's been 7 days after taking all of the medication and have yet to begin my period. Go back to the OBGYN in 2.5 weeks. Hope it comes soon, or back to the drawing board.

Condition: Absence of Menstrual Periods in Woman Who Has Had Them
9/17/2013 9:13:08 AM

Reviewer: grrl2123, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was put on 10mg once daily for 5 days and I still never got a period. waiting to go back to the Dr. to see what is going on. But, I am 28 year old female who has not had a period in 5+ months after stoping the birth control pill. My Dr gave me this to bring my period back. so far it hasn't worked. I was SUPER moody, depressed, ready to cry at any given moment and my breasts are soooo tender!

Condition: Absence of Menstrual Periods in Woman Who Has Had Them
9/12/2013 4:51:43 AM

Reviewer: evybntz, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I took this to start a period in preparation for infertility testing. I took it for 10 days and got my period 4 days after the last pill. I have taken it 2 times so far and the 2nd time I also got it 4 days after last pill. With Provera I had breast tenderness a week before the start of my period. Experienced a lot of moodiness my first time around, the second was not that bad. It works well for m ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Absence of Menstrual Periods in Woman Who Has Had Them
8/25/2013 12:03:00 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
ok so my first round i took it and they gave me a 5 day prescription, waited 10 days and didnt start my cycle...i went through the moodiness, hot flashes and nausea...called my doctor and they said i was supposed to have a 10 day supply, so i have to start all over again except this time, im taking it right before bed so i can sleep off the side effects...so far im on day 3 and only problem im hav ... Show Full Comment

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