Megace

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Other names: Megestrol, Megace ES
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Megestrol is a progesterone derivative with antineoplastic properties used in the treatment of advanced Breast cancer and Endometrial ...
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Does Megace cause Withdrawal ?

#28 in Megace discussions - 19 posts discuss Withdrawal with Megace. Withdrawal is #28 concern in Megace discussions.
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this comment about using Megace (megestrol acetate): \" But...
" ...had this comment about using Megace (megestrol acetate): \" But in prostate cancer, Megace may interact with the androgen ...growth. And you can actually get responses by withdrawing Megace. I do not... "

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ted bleeding tonight along with some terrible cramps. I'v...
" ...four months. I took Megace with it to counteract the side effects. I stopped both drugs a week and a half ago because the side effects were all back and worse than before even with the Megace. I... "

period?I am on Megace for complex hyperplasia with a...
" Megace and withdrawl period? I am on Megace for complex hyperplasia with atypia. I was ...days to bring on a \"withdrawl period\".....My gyn said it could... "

gace. I think it added to my being off Megace about 2 or so...
" Hi Pamela, When I was on Megace, I was scheduled for ...virtue of scheduling availability. Then after I got the d&c results, it would determine if I would go back on Megace. I think it added to my... "

can actually get responses by withdrawing Megace. I do not...
" ...Maack: I further remark regarding Megace in my paper “ADT Side ...  Adding to NOT prescribing Megace is this commentary by Dr. ...growth. And you can actually get responses by withdrawing Megace. I do not... "

y aromatase treatment and took megace to help with sweats. t...
" survivor-withdrawl? Dear Witchdoctor or anyone out ...at times is this a withdrawl symptom? I add I am ...my aromatase treatment and took megace to help with sweats. thanks to anyone who... "

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y dr prescribed me the megace again for appetite....
" ...appetite from Chemo...thats y dr prescribed me the megace again for appetite. I just ...cause nothing but dilaudid and megace will b in my system...I ...to help w/ pain & withdrawals cause I've been on 8... "

diagnosis, and I am taking Megace to stop my bleeding until...
" ...labor pains. I also have a heavy dull ache most days too. It ...proper diagnosis, and I am taking Megace to stop my bleeding until ...a trying desperately not to withdraw this semester if at all... "

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om getting endometrial cancer. The exact way Megace works i...
" JoAnn Megace is a synthetic progesterone. I think one of it's primary anti-cancer uses was to protect women on HRT from getting endometrial cancer. The exact way Megace works is not really... "

I was given megace (a massive does of progesterin) prior to...
" I was given megace (a massive does of progesterin) ...taking it August 29. This medication is used to treat anorexia. The major side effects ...from???? The surgery? Anestetic? Hormorn withdrawal???... "

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