Why PROVERA* (Medroxyprogesterone acetate ) is Prescribed for Patients

Patient opinion of PROVERA: not satisfied (average rating score: 2.48)

(based on 3275 reviews )

Top 10 Reasons for taking PROVERA
(reported on Ask a Patient)

  Reason # of Ask a Patient Reviews
1Contraception*831
2Endometriosis*40
3Dysmenorrhoea14
4Menorrhagia*13
5Menstruation irregular13
6Endometrial hyperplasia9
7Amenorrhoea6
8Ovarian cyst5
9Haemorrhage4
10Dysfunctional uterine bleeding3

*Also included as reason for taking drug in FDA Adverse Events summary.

Top 20 Side Effects of PROVERA
(reported on Ask a Patient)

  Side Effect # of Ask a Patient Reviews
1Weight increased*1113
2Menstruation irregular843
3Depression*778
4Mood swings765
5Haemorrhage632
6Headache625
7Muscle spasms577
8Mood altered557
9Somnolence460
10Fatigue420
11Acne398
12Abdominal distension389
13Pain*359
14Anxiety345
15Libido decreased328
16Loss of libido328
17Nausea*319
18Irritability259
19Crying250
20Back pain242

*Important! This side effect is also associated with Adverse Event Reports (serious reaction); Also see charts in FDA Adverse Events summary.

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Level of Satisfaction with PROVERA

Total Reviews: 3275 (Average Rating: 2.48)

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Ask a Patient Number of Reviews by Age

Total Reviews: 3275*

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Note: * Reports include 37 reviews of unknown age.

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* Reviews for drugs with the same active ingredients have been aggregated in this analysis: Medroxyprogesterone acetate (Cycrin, Curretab, Gestapuran, Depo-subq provera, Farlutal, Clinovir, Amen, Provera, Depo-provera)

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