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Cervical Incompetence

Progesterone: The Oldest "New" Drug to Nearly Reach the Market

Adam Wolfberg, M.D. | Posted 04.02.2012 | Healthy Living
Adam Wolfberg, M.D.

There is a certain comfort that comes from prescribing an approved drug for its FDA-indicated purpose. However, the most exciting news in preterm birth prevention resulted from two studies published in 2003 using compounded progesterone. Since then, the involvement of Pharma and the FDA seems only to have undermined patient care.