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Estrogen Information

Estrogen Benefits & Uses

Estrogen is used to treat the following -

Estrogen Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Estrogen

Conjugated Estrogens

Estrogen Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Estrogen is used -

  1. Headache Mild
  2. Nausea or vomiting
  3. Mood swings
  4. Breast Enlargement
  5. Breast Tenderness
  6. Sexual Dysfunction
  7. Metrorrhagia
  8. Fibroid
  9. Edema Moderate
  10. Breast pain

Estrogen Related Warnings

Is the use of Estrogen safe for pregnant women?

Is the use of Estrogen safe during breastfeeding?

What is the effect of Estrogen on the Kidneys?

What is the effect of Estrogen on the Liver?

What is the effect of Estrogen on the Heart?

Severe Interaction of Estrogen with Other Drugs

Estrogen should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Estrogen Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Estrogen unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. High BP (High Blood Pressure)
  2. Depression
  3. Liver Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Estrogen

Is this Estrogen habit forming or addictive?

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Is it safe?

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Estrogen Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Estrogen

Interaction between Alcohol and Estrogen

This medicine data has been created by -
Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Premarin® (conjugated estrogens)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 308