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Generic of Premarin

estrogens (conjugates/equine)

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Trade of estrogens (conjugated/equine)

Premarin

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Dosage form of Premarin

tablet

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Dosage form of Premarin Vaginal Cream

0.625mg/gram of cream
applicator=0.5gram increments
max of 3 grams

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Dosing interval of Premarin

1 daily

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Dosing interval of Premarin Vaginal Cream

twice weekly

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BBW for estrogens/estradiol products

Do not use in patients with or have a history of breast cancer
Avoid accidental exposure
Use with caution in patients with heart disease
Increases the risk of dementia in postmenopausal women

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Generic of Estrace

estradiol
tablet

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Generic of Vivelle-Dot

estradiol
patch

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Generic of Climara

estradiol
patch

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Generic of Alora

estradiol
patch

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Generic of Femring

estradiol
vaginal ring

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Premarin is indicated for:

Vasomotor symptoms
Vaginal Atrophy
Osteoporosis

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Estrace is indicated for:

Vasomotor symptoms
Vaginal Atrophy
Osteoporosis

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Vivelle-Dot is indicated for:

Vasomotor symptoms
Vaginal Atrophy
Osteoporosis

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Climara is indicated for:

Vasomotor symptoms
Vaginal Atrophy
Osteoporosis

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Alora is indicated for:

Vasomotor symptoms
Vaginal Atrophy
Osteoporosis

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Femring is indicated for:

Vasomotor symptoms
Vaginal Atrophy

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Dosing interval of Estrace

1 daily

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Dosing interval of Vivelle-Dot

twice weekly

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Dosing interval of Climara

1 weekly

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Dosing interval of Alora

twice weekly

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Dosing interval of Femring

every 3 months
may come out during bowel straining or sex
Wash off and reinsert

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Generic of Vagifem

estradiol
tablet

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Indications for Vagifem

vaginal atrophy

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Dosing interval for Vagifem

twice weekly

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Generic of Estrace Vaginal cream

estradiol
cream

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Indications for Estrace Vaginal Cream

vaginal atrophy

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Dosage form of Estrace Vaginal Cream

0.1mg/gram
applicator=1 gram increments
Max: 4 grams

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Generic of Divigel

estradiol
topical gel

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Indications for Divigel

Vasomotor Symptoms

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Dosing interval of Divigel

1 daily
apply to upper thigh

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What is contained in Divigel

estradiol
alcohol USP - penetrates skin, taking drug along with it - do not smoke while applying this

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Strength of Divigel

0.1%

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Packet sizes of Divigel

0.25g (0.25mg of estradiol)
0.5g (0.5mg of estradiol)
1g (1mg of estradiol)

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Generic of Evamist

estradiol
topical spray

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INdications for Evamist

vasomotor symptoms

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Dosage form of Evamist

spray though a conical device that applies the drug on the forearm

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What is contained in Evamist

estradiol
Alcohol USP
octisalate

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Generic for Activella

estradiol
norethindrone

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Indications for Activella

vasomotor symptoms, osteoporosis, vaginal atrophy

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Dosing interval for Activella

1 daily

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Dosage form of Activella

tablet

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Generic of CombiPatch

estradiol
norethindrone

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Dosing interval of CombiPatch

twice weekly

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Dosage form of CombiPatch

patch

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Indications for CombiPatch

vasomotor symptoms
vaginal atrophy

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BBW in oral Oral contraceptives

Increase the risk of cardiovascular side effects in women who smoke

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Monophasic mechanisms of action

deliver a fixed amount of estrogen/progestin throughout the cycle

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Indications of Yaz

Oral contraceptive
Treatment of acne in patients 15 and older
Treatment for Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder(PMDD)

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Drugs indicated for PMDD

Yaz
sertraline-Zoloft(SSRI)
paroxetine-Paxil(SSRI)

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Therapeutic class of Aviane

Monophasic Oral contraceptive

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Therapeutic class of Levora

Monophasic Oral contraceptive

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Theraperutic class of Sprintec

Monophasic Oral contraceptive

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Therapeutic class of Apri

Monophasic Oral contraceptive

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Therapeutic class of Low Ogestrel

Monophasic Oral contraceptive

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Therapeutic class of Microgestin

Monophasic Oral contraceptive

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Theraperutic class of Zarah

Monophasic Oral contraceptive

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Therapeutic class of Gianvi

Monophasic Oral contraceptive

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Therapeutic class of Yasmin

Monophasic Oral contraceptive

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Biphasic mechanism of action

Fixed dose of estrogen/progestin for 21 days, then estrogen is decreased, and progestin is stopped

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Therapeutic class of Mircette

Biphasic Oral contraceptive

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Therapeutic class of Kariva

Biphasic Oral contraceptive

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Tehrapeutic class of Seasonique

Biphasic Oral contraceptive

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Triphasic mechanism of action

Estrogen either remains the same or varies throughout the cycle, and Progestiin varies throughout the cycle

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Indications for Ortho Tri Cyclen

Oral contraceptive
Treatment of acnes for patients 15 and older

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Indication for Estrostep

Oral Contaceptive
Treatment of acne in patients 15 and older

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Dosing interval for Ortho Evra

1 patch weekly for 3 weeks, then 1 week patch-free

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Dosage form of Ortho Evra

patch

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Dosage form of Nuvaring

vaginal ring

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Dosing interval for Nuvaring

Wear continuously for 3 weeks, then remove for 1 week

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Storage of Nuvaring

Store in fridge in pharmacy

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Caution about Nuvaring

may come out
Must wash and reinsert within 3 hours to retain contraceptive effect