Who Should Not Use Prometrium?
You should not use Prometrium
- Are allergic to Prometrium, progesterone, or any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive components. Because Prometrium contains peanut oil, you should not take the drug if you are allergic to peanuts.
- Have undiagnosed abnormal genital bleeding.
- Have liver dysfunction or liver disease.
- Are pregnant or think you might be pregnant. Officially, Prometrium is not approved for use in pregnant women, although it is frequently prescribed for such use (see Prometrium During Pregnancy).
Final Thoughts on Prometrium Warnings and Precautions
There are a number of situations in which Prometrium should not be used, along with several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before using this medication. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific Prometrium warnings and precautions that may apply to you.