Progesterone is NOT Medroxyprogesterone (MIMS JPOG, Nov 2017)
There is no topic in medicine that is more confusing and controversial than hormone replacement, in both men and women. There is a tremendous amount of misinterpretation and misunderstanding amongst researchers, medical academies, physicians and patients as to the medical literature and science as it pertains to hormones. None can be more compelling than the confusion between natural micronized progesterone (P4) and its synthetic counterpart, medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA), that are commonly thought to be the same. This is definitely NOT true! Let Dr Neal Rouzier clear your confusions and doubts.