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Premarin (Overview)

Conjugated estrogens is an estrogen-based agent which is a kind of women's health and pregnancy drug.


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What is Premarin (conjugated estrogens) vaginal cream used for?

What is Premarin (conjugated estrogens) vaginal cream used for?

FOR VAGINAL DRYNESS: It is used for vaginal dryness during menopause, especially if it also causes painful intercourse it is also sometime used in pediatric practice for labial adhesions. ...Read more

Premarin (Overview)

Conjugated estrogens is an estrogen-based agent which is a kind of women's health and pregnancy drug.


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I took two Depo-Provera shots and now she just start me on Premarin (conjugated estrogens) pills how long does it take to work?

I took two Depo-Provera shots and now she  just start me on Premarin (conjugated estrogens) pills  how long does it take to work?

Hmmm: That's a lot of hormones. I'm guessing you have very heavy vaginal bleeding. Hopefully it will start working in a week or two. If not, i would consider getting a mirena (levonorgestrel). It is an iud with Progesterone that helps make bleeding lighter. If that doesn't work you may need surgery (ablation or hysterectomy). Consider the iud! good luck. ...Read more

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What is the side effects of taking premarin (conjugated estrogens)?

Weight gain etc: Most of my patients on Premarin (conjugated estrogens) do quite well as the benefits of taking it far out weigh the risks. Weight gain, bloating, breast , uterus cancer, blood clot , ht attack, stoke. These are all very uncommon in a healthy person taking this medication. If you have a uterus you will need to take Progesterone also but if you don't then u can just take estrogen which is safer. ...Read more

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What is the half life of .685 mg of premarin (conjugated estrogens)?

What is the half life of .685 mg of premarin (conjugated estrogens)?

Half life of med: Premarin (conjugated estrogens) is once daily med should last in system at least 24 hrs until next dose taken. Could also be a little more or less depending how body metabolizes. ...Read more

Dr. Oscar Novick
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Conjugated Estrogens (Definition)

Conjugated Estrogens are a form of Estrogens that do occur naturally and be absorbed when ...Read more