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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
Not: Menest (esterified estrogens) is actually one of the pharmaceutical industry's plant based medications. For me, i test women at this age for perimeno ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lee Ann Roberts
41 years experience Gynecology
No: Menest (esterified estrogens) consists of esterified Estrogens such as sodium estrone sulfate and sodium equilin sulfate. Bioidentical estrogen would ... Read More
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Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
No: Menest (esterified estrogens) is, however, plant based and relatively inexpensive compared to other synthetic hormone replacement regimens. Like most ... Read More
Dr. Eva Pickler
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Menest (esterified estrogens): Menest (esterified estrogens) is NOT a bio-identical hormone. It is a combination of estrogenic substances derived primarily from pregnant mare urine. ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Allergy: allergy
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes for most women: The generic of Estratest (esterified estrogens and methylestosterone) is called ee-mt (ethinyl Estradiol / methyl-testosterone). For many women this ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Estratest (esterified estrogens and methylestosterone) is no longer available. Some pharmacies carry a combination drug that is the generic equivalen ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
Several.: If you have metabolic syndrome (bad cholesterol/hdl, high bp, weight on the middle, not for you. If you are more pear shaped, no effects ecept impro ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Estratest (esterified estrogens and methylestosterone): Mild nausea & stomach upset, swollen or painful breasts, headaches, hair loss, depression/anxiety, decrease sex drive, rarely allergic reaction.
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Janis Fee
Dr. Janis Fee answered
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Syntest: There was a generic available, called syntest. Same doseage. I believe this is still available, check with your pharmacy.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Banks Hinshaw
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes...: ...But perhaps you mean bioidentical. All hormones are biochemicals. Estratest (esterified estrogens and methylestosterone) is a combination of meth ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Allergy : There is not a specific allergic reaction to specific drugs. Typical allergic reactions range from hives, swelling of the throat or inability to breat ... Read More

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