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What side effects may I notice from using progesterone?Side effects that you should report to your doctor as soon as possible:

• breast tenderness or enlargement

• numbness or pain in the arm or leg

• pain in the chest, groin or leg

• severe headache

• sudden shortness of breath

• unusual weakness or tiredness

• vision or speech problems

• yellowing of skin or eyes Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor if they continue or are bothersome):

• burning, itching, or pain in the vagina

• changes in sexual desire or ability

• changes in vaginal bleeding

• fluid retention and swelling

• loss of appetite or increase in appetite

• mood changes, anxiety, depression, frustration, anger, or emotional outbursts

• nausea, vomiting

• skin rash In any event, please contact your doctor for the appropriate course of action.

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