How Progynova 2mg works in Hormone Therapy

progynova 2mg works

Progynova 2mg has a semi-synthetic hormone estrogen (a female sex hormone). This medicine is used in hormone replacement therapy (HRT) to treat signs associated with menopause (vaginal dryness, hot flushes, and itching), and estrogen deficiency (Hypoestrogenism). The drug also helps to treat thinning of bones (osteoporosis).

The female sex hormone regulates ovulation and the menstrual cycle. That is why a doctor suggests this medicine when your body is not able to produce enough amount of estrogen. Progynova 2mg treats the effects associated with menopause. Since the menopause condition stays for many years this treatment can make great changes and improvements in your daily life and moods.

Add the medicine to your routine only after the doctor’s advice. He will give your correct advice after analyzing your health conditions. Continue the treatment as long as your health expert says to. 

One may notice a few negative effects of the medicine such as hair loss, bloating, headache, breast pain, vaginal bleeding (rare cases), and weight gain. However, the negative effects generally resolve on their own over some time. In case any adverse symptoms persist contact a health expert. If you are already taking any hormone replacement therapy let your health expert be aware of it. 

In case you have or had any breast cancer, vaginal bleeding, or blood clotting issues earlier tell your health expert before using the drug. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, keep yourself away from this drug.  Avoid grapes and grapefruit juice during this treatment as they interact with the medicine. Visit your health expert regularly. To receive the maximum benefit of the drug, take it at the same time each day.

Progynova 2mg tablet uses

  • Osteoporosis (thinning of bones)
  • Symptoms linked with menopause (itching, dryness in vagina, hot flushes)
  • Hormonal replacement therapy
  • Hypoestrogenism (estrogen deficiency)

How it works in hormone replacement therapy

Hormone placement therapy gives ease from symptoms of menopause such as night sweats, hot flushes, mood swings, reduced sex drive, and, vaginal dryness. Because menopause can stay for many years, this therapy can make great changes and improvements to your mood and day-to-day life. There are two hormones used in the treatment one is estrogen and the other is progesterone. Use the treatment under a doctor’s guidance only.

Adverse effects of Progynova 2mg 

The tablet may give you some negative effects but these signs disappear soon and do not need any medical care. The most commonly notice adverse effects are;-

  • Bloating
  • Vaginal spotting
  • Nausea
  • Breast pain
  • Abdominal cramp
  • Vomiting
  • headache

In case any negative effect stays for long or you have concerns contact your doctor Asap.


  • In case you have an allergy to progynova or its other content.
  • Do not use it if you have blood clotting, cancer, abnormal vaginal bleeding, heart attack, kidney/ liver problem, and high BP.
  • Keep yourself away from taking the medicine if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Avoid intake of grapefruit juice because it interacts with medicine.
  • Use vaginal lubricant if you notice access vaginal dryness.

Safety Tips 


You may notice some unpleasant signs if you take it with alcohol.


A pregnant woman is not allowed to use this tablet as it may give your abnormal vaginal bleeding 


Breastfeeding mothers should keep themselves away from this medicine


The tablet does not affect your mental status therefore you can drive after taking the medicine.


Liver patients should discuss this with a doctor before using the tablet


Tell your health expert about your kidney health before taking the treatment.


Store the medicine at a Hight where children and pets can not reach, in a cool and dry space.