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Synonyms for estrogen

a general term for female steroid sex hormones that are secreted by the ovary and responsible for typical female sexual characteristics

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They were randomized to one of eight treatment arms: bazedoxifene at 10, 20, or 40 mg, each combined with conjugated estrogens at 0.
The Company's Enjuvia product line includes the lowest dose, plant- derived, synthetic conjugated estrogen product approved for the treatment of vasomotor symptoms.
625-mg dose of conjugated estrogen based on the assumption that the lowest dosage of estrogen is best.
Scharf explained that Cenestin was chosen for the study since it is derived from plant sources; he felt that women may be more comfortable taking a plant-derived conjugated estrogen that is indicated for the treatment of moderate-to-severe vasomotor symptoms (hot flashes and night sweats) and vulvar and vaginal atrophy (vaginal itching and dryness) associated with menopause.
We believe that Enjuvia, which is a patented synthetic conjugated estrogens product, will offer a new generation of hormonal products to American women electing to use hormone therapy.
In contrast, only 33% of those on conjugated estrogen alone had reduced pain, a rate that was not statistically better than the 25% of patients on placebo who reported improvement.
9, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- This is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Conjugated Estrogens industry with a focus on the Chinese market.
625 mg of conjugated estrogens or to placebo in the first, fourth, and fifth SMART (Selective Estrogens, Menopause, and Response to Therapy) trials.
Use of a combination of bazedoxifene and conjugated estrogens had no significant impact on breast density (a potential risk factor for breast cancer) in postmenopausal women, based on data from the SMART-5 trial.
In the USA the predominant compounds are conjugated estrogens and medroxyprogesterone-acetate, whereas oestradiol combined with testosterone-like progestins is commonly used in Europe.
On the first anniversary of a study by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) showing that estrogens increase the risk of breast cancer, heart attacks, and blood clots in women and with the news showing that hormone replacement therapy (HRT) contributes to dementia, Last Chance for Animals (LCA) found that pregnant mares are being sequestered and their foals slaughtered solely to collect the horses' urine to manufacture conjugated estrogens (Premarin[R]).
Although reef-building corals can take up significant amounts of unconjugated estrone from the water, it is not known whether corals or other organisms similarly can take up conjugated estrogens.
There exists a clinical preparation of conjugated estrogens that does come from pregnant mares' urine, Premarin.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Medicines : TAB - fluvoxamine - 100 mg, tab - diosmin - 500 mg, tab - clomifene citrate - 50 mg, cream - conjugated estrogens (0.