Unless the suppository is a laxative, try not to empty your bowels for one hour after inserting the suppository. Also avoid exercise or lots of movement for one hour. Store the suppositories in a cool place to prevent melting. Keep them in the refrigerator if the medication label says to do so.
Should I lay down after inserting Endometrin?
Endometrin (progesterone) can be inserted while you are standing, sitting, or lying on your back with your knees bent. You do not have to remain lying down after inserting the medication.
How long should you lay down after inserting progesterone suppository?
Insert one tablet high into the vagina - one in the morning, one in mid-afternoon, and one before going to bed. Lay down for 15 minutes after each insertion to assure good absorption of the medication.