Natural, as opposed to synthetic progesterone, balances estrogen, has a natural calming effect, lowers blood pressure and lowers cholesterol, is anti-inflammatory, thickens scalp hair, protects against breast cancer, coronary artery disease, osteoporosis, promotes immunity, enhances thyroid function and improves libido.

Progesterone is an excellent therapy for PMS, decreasing headache and bloating associated with menstruation. It is useful for menopausal S/S and the only treatment for perimenopause.

Progesterone deficiency manifests as anxiety, depression, irritability, insomnia, osteoporosis, hypersensitivity, nervousness, migraine headaches, weight gain, decreased libido and decreased HDL (good cholesterol).