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Is estraderm (estradiol) a birth control?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Wayne Ingram
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree
In brief: No
Estraderm (estradiol) is a estrogen replacement patch therapy for menopausal women or those who have had their ovaries removed surgically.
It is applied to the skin for therapeutic administration of the synthetic hormone.

In brief: No
Estraderm (estradiol) is a estrogen replacement patch therapy for menopausal women or those who have had their ovaries removed surgically.
It is applied to the skin for therapeutic administration of the synthetic hormone.
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Dr. Wayne Ingram
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Dr. Jerome Yaklic
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: No
As others have said, estroderm is an estrogen replacement patch used for women who are having symptomatic menopause or have had their ovaries surgically removed.
Orthoevra is the contraceptive patch and works a lot like birth control pills. It is changed weekly (1 patch = 7 pills).

In brief: No
As others have said, estroderm is an estrogen replacement patch used for women who are having symptomatic menopause or have had their ovaries surgically removed.
Orthoevra is the contraceptive patch and works a lot like birth control pills. It is changed weekly (1 patch = 7 pills).
Dr. Jerome Yaklic
Dr. Jerome Yaklic
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