what are considered 'normal' progesterone levels?
Just got back my blood work today - hcg 162 / progesterone 17. After reading some other posts I am noticing that many people with progesterone levels under 20 get supplements. I am not getting more bloodwork until next Monday & I am not seeing my doctor until a week from Thursday. If I wait am I at risk for losing this baby??? Should I call him and ask to be put on progesterone supplements? I've already had one chemical pregnancy - can't deal with losing another!
Progesterone levels vary wildly. You could have the level drawn 4 times on the same day and get 4 different numbers. I wouldn't worry unless your doctor is worried. People put way too much stock in minor variations of progesterone levels.
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