10 Side Effects of Progesterone Shots
*Please note that we aren’t medical professionals and you should consult with your doctor if you any experience any of them.
If you order the progesterone shots from us, it is important for you to be aware of some of the side effects that you can experience with this IVF medication. Like any medication that you can take there are side effects that come with. Also, it may vary as to what side effects you will have. If these side effects impair your current lifestyle or are too much then definitely consult with your doctor.
Now, we are going to discuss the 10 side effects that you can have.
Increased Facial Hair
You may notice that you have more facial hair present than normal, especially on the chin, upper lip, and cheeks. Don’t fret, it is just the side effects of the progesterone shots and can easily be rectified.
Vivid And Lucid Dreams
You may experience so very vivid and lucid dreams that may even wake you up. If you experience these types of dreams, then take a moment to realize that it was just a dream and not reality.
Your patience may be tried, and you find that you are more impatient and intolerable than normal. Some of the littlest things may drive you off the edge. Take a moment to yourself. Breath before you lash out at a loved one.
The cramps that you may experience are different than period cramps. They may feel deeper and stronger.
You may experience a lot more hunger than normal. You may have to eat small meals/snack in between to keep you satisfied. Don’t forget to carry some extra snacks around.
You may want to feel like you can take a nap at given time of the day. So don’t beat yourself up if you want to take a nap during. Be kind of to yourself and rest as much as you need.
Dizziness and Lightheadedness
If you get out of bed too fast or make sudden movements then this is when the dizziness and lightheadedness will kick in. Therefore, take some extra time to get out of bed and slow down your movements to help reduce feeling this way.
Sore Back Side
Since this is the area where you are injecting yourself with the progesterone, then it will feel a bit sore. Ice this area when possible to help reduce the sore feeling.
Weight Loss or Weight Gain
You may experience either of the two, but there is also a possibility that you can experience both at the same time. Be patient with yourself. Don’t be hard on yourself about this side effect.
More pimples on your face can be a side effect or on other areas of your body. You’ve probably experienced this with other IVF medication too.
There you have it. The 10 sides effects that you can experience with progesterone shots. Like we mentioned in the beginning if these side effects impair your current lifestyle or are too much then definitely consult with your doctor.
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