Prempro is a combination of progesterone and estrogen which is used to treat specific symptoms associated with menopause. This type of medication is also used to prevent osteoporosis in individuals who are at high risks.
Prempro is taken orally in the form of tablets. Generally, this medication is taken once a day with or without food, depending on the patients preferences. For best results, the pill should be taken at approximately the same time everyday.
Common side effects associated with this type of medication include headaches, vomiting, upset stomach, diarrhea, changes in sex drive, weight change and changes in menstrual flow. If side effects become severe, contact your doctor or other medical professional for assistance.
Occasionally, doctors will prescribe Prempro for other purposes as well.