Using Progesterone Cream while Breastfeeding to encourage period? - Mothering Forums

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#1 of 2 Old 11-03-2008, 11:51 PM - Thread Starter
 
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has anyone used progesterone cream while breastfeeding to encourage period to return? i am EBF my 8 month old and don't plan to stop any time soon. but i am almost 37 and want to get pregnant again, would like to get my period back! it was always irregular and i got pregnant the last time after using progesterone cream. i have been drinking red clover tea but i can't find any information on whether progesterone cream is "OK".. have any of your tried it?
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I have heard of a woman having a decrease in her supply because she used a hormonal cream, but I honestly can't remember if it was progesterone or estrogen. Hopefully someone here will have more info.
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