Emerita Pro-Gest Cream Single-Use 48 Packets Why is Pro-Gest so trusted? Maybe because it's been the leader since 1978.For over 30 years, women have relied on Pro-Gest for midlife balance. Discussion: Why is Pro-Gest Cream so trusted? Maybe because it's been the leader since 1978. For over 30 years, women have relied on Pro-Gest for midlife balance. Pro-Gest Single-Use is a one-month supply of the cream in 48 pre-measured packetsperfect for using on the go. There is 20mg of USP Progesterone per 1/4 teaspoon of Pro-Gest and 450mg of USP Progesterone per ounce. Ingredients include USP Progesterone, Vitamin E, Aloe Vera, Safflower Seed Oil, Sweet Almond Oil. Also, it's paraben-free.
How to use: Pro-Gest cream is intended for external cosmetic use. To apply, just massage a teaspoon into your skin twice a day. Apply it to your inner arms, inner thighs, abdomen, or chest, rotating the areas where applied. It absorbs quickly through the skin, and you're on your way back to a natural balance. Pro-Gest is best used according to your menstrual status. The following are recommendations that should be confirmed or modified in concert with your health care provider.
Suggested Use: Women in their reproductive years: *These are only SUGGESTED use: Every woman finds the right balance for herself. We suggest starting with our recommendations and working from there. Pro-Gest is best used during the second half of your menstrual cycle, for the two weeks prior to menstruation. Days 1 (first day of bleeding) -14: do not use Pro-Gest. Days 15 - 21: use teaspoon twice a day. Days 22-28: use to teaspoon of Pro-Gest twice a day. The suggested use is based on a 28-day cycle. If your cycle is shorter or longer you may need to adjust the timing of use, earlier or later than day 14, to fit with ovulation. If your period begins early, STOP using the Pro-Gest while you are bleeding. Count the first day of bleeding as day one, and begin the cycle again.
Women in perimenopause (still menstruating, with cycle changes): Days 1 (first day of bleeding) - 7: do not use Pro-Gest. Days 8-21: use teaspoon of Pro-Gest twice a day. Days 22-28: use to teaspoon of Pro-Gest twice a day. If your period begins early, STOP using the Pro-Gest while you are bleeding. Count the first day of bleeding as day one, and begin the cycle again. If your period is late, use the cream for up to 3 weeks (day 28 of your cycle), then take a week off. If your period has not started by the end of the week off, resume use of the cream as described above for days 8-28 or until your period starts. STOP the cream when your period begins. Count the first day of bleeding as day one of your cycle, and begin the cycle over again.
Women in menopause or who are post-menopausal (no longer menstruating): Choose a calendar day (e.g. first day of the month) as day one. Days 1-7: do not use Pro-Gest. Days 8-30 (or 31): use 1/8 to teaspoon of Pro-Gest twice a day. If needed, you may use up to teaspoon of Pro-Gest twice a day according to the same schedule.
Why it works: Pro-Gest cream contains 450 milligrams (mg) of USP Progesterone per ounce (900 mg per two-ounce tube). Each tsp contains approximately 20 mg of USP Progesterone. Careful clinical research has shown this to be an effective amount to achieve natural balance.