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I was prescribed prempro about 4 years ago. My regular

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I was prescribed prempro about 4 years ago. My regular doctor told me several years ago it should be taken 3 weeks on and 1 week off. I've been doing this for the past two years. I spoke to the pharmacist and he said it should be taken daily. My question is have I caused problems for my system by doing this? I now will take daily.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 10 months ago.

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No it does not cause any problem by taking 3 weeks on and 1 week off.

It is a combination of estrogen and progestin.

Daily intake is also ok.

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