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Which costs less: conjugated estrogens (premarin) or the bio-identical estrogen patch?

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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology 31 years experience
Varies: The prices for either can vary widely between different pharmacies. The least expensive form of estrogen replacement therapy is usually generic ethynil Estradiol which is available for as little as $4 for a one month supply at some pharmacies.

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A 37-year-old member asked:

Which is less expensive: conjugated estrogens (premarin) or the bio-identical?

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Dr. Jane Nani
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Conjugated estrogens: The Conjugated Estrogens are off patent are generally available by generic form and thus tend to be less exprensive that bio-identical forms that are not regulate.

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