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what is the difference between progesterone and micronized progesterone

Hello everyone.. What is the difference between progesterone and micronized progesterone. Doctor has asked for Progestron tablets but someone boigjt amocrinized progesterone. Can we still ear it.
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That is a good question.  It is my understanding that amicronized progesterone is associated with fewer issues (breast cancer and cardiovascular) but I think they are generally talking about those who take it for hormone replacement verses fertility. Did you ever get an answer from your doctor? what did you decide to do?
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