Description: Endometrin (progesterone) Vaginal Insert 100 mg is a brand of micronized progesterone inserts from Ferring Pharmaceuticals in Parsippany, New Jersey, which was FDA-approved in June 2007 for use in the United States.
How It Works: Endometrin is used to support embryo implantation and early pregnancy by supplementation of corpus luteal function as part of an Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) treatment program for infertile women.
Indications: Endometrin administered as a progesterone vaginal insert is indicated to support embryo implantation and early pregnancy by supplementation of corpus luteal function as part of an Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) treatment for infertile women.
Dosage: The dose of Endometrin is a 100-mg insert, administered vaginally two or three times daily starting the day after egg retrieval and continuing for up to 10 weeks’ total duration. The safety and effectiveness of Endometrin was demonstrated in the largest US IVF trial to date including 1,211 women.
Potential Side Effects: Side effects that may occur include: Abdominal pain, nausea, abdominal distension, vomiting, fatigue, urinary tract infection, headache, uterine spasm, vaginal bleeding, breast tenderness, bloating, mood swings, irritability, and drowsiness.
If you experience an allergic reaction: difficulty breathing; closing of the throat; swelling of the lips, tongue, or face; or hives; seek emergency medical attention immediately.
PLEASE NOTE: If these or any other side effects occur, contact your physician.
Storage: Endometrin may be stored at room temperature.