Low Progesterone

Patient

Q: After a normal pregnancy in 2008 I had a miscarriage in October 2011. I want to try to conceive again, but I am worried that I will have another miscarriage because my progesterone level are pretty low (blood test was 6 and I also have a lower body temperature, shorter cycles and water retention). As I am 42y I don't want to risk another miscarriage. Is it advisible to get the progesterone up before trying again? I already tried to take Vitex for a couple of month but it didn't seem to improve the situation. What else could I do?

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