What is Conjugated Estrogens?
Conjugated Estrogens as the name suggest is a medication that contains a mixture of estrogen hormones. Estrogen is a female sex hormone produced by the ovaries and is required for several functions in the body. Conjugated estrogens medication is prescribed for the treatment of vaginal symptoms of menopause like dryness, burning, irritation, and painful sexual intercourse.
Conjugated estrogens medication is sold as various brands, one of which is Premarin (made by Wyeth Pharmaceuticals). It comes in two forms, tablets and vaginal cream.
About the drug:
Progesterone is a female hormone that is significant for the regulation of ovulation and menstruation. Whenever women who have not reached menopause yet begin to experience irregular periods, it means that progesterone is lacking from their body. Under such circumstances, this hormone is used to bring about menstrual periods in women. It is effective in avoiding overgrowth in the lining of the uterus in postmenopausal women, who are undergoing estrogen hormone substitution therapy. Your doctor may prescribe the amount of progesterone depending on your condition and prevailing medical history. The dosage differs from patient to patient and there is no fixed or standard amount of dosage. Strictly stick to your prescribed amount of dosage.
About the drug:
The tablet is mainly used as a birth control pill and also used for the treatment of synthetic hormone replacement therapy. It may be used for treating other symptoms as well. The medicine contains the active ingredient Natural Micronized progestrone.