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Provera Pregnancy

(Medroxyprogesterone)

  • Pill
  • Amenorrhea
  • Abnormal uterine bleeding
  • Prevention of uterine cancer in women taking estrogen
  • Endometriosis
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Is Provera (Medroxyprogesterone) safe during pregnancy or nursing?

The FDA category for this medication is X. It is advised that you: Unsafe
Pregnancy

Provera (Medroxyprogesterone) pregnancy info from our pharmacists

  • Upsides
  • No info available
  • Downsides
  • You can't take Provera (Medroxyprogesterone) if you've had a hysterectomy (your uterus removed). You also can't take it if you're pregnant or breastfeeding, have unusual vaginal bleeding, or have a history of blood clots, certain kinds of cancer, stroke, heart attack, liver problems, or bleeding problems.
  • Tips
  • No info available
  • Risks
  • You need to be sure you're not pregnant before using Provera (Medroxyprogesterone) since it can harm an unborn baby. Tell your doctor right away if you become pregnant.
Source: FDA package insert