Progesterone pills would not typically be started while you are still breast feeding.
And these symptoms need much further investigation.
Possible causes do not simply indicate progesterone being low at all, particularly acid reflux.
The cough and reflux waking you up is not normal, and not typically hormonal.
See an internal medicine doctor.
Sex hormone panel and SHBG
TSH and T4 [tyroid studies]
All routine labs which will have the liver profile and kidney profile.
H pylori breath test.
Pelvic exam if not done recently.
Many things can through off hormonal balance. The testing above covers most of the.
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