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Common Estrogen Brands and Doses

ESTROGEN DOSES AND BRAND NAMES

Brand Name Active Ingredients Dosage Manufacturer
ORAL ESTROGENS
Estrace micronized
estradiol
1 mg
2 mg
Bristol-Myers
Squibb
Estratab esterified estrogen 0.3 mg
0.625 mg
1.25 mg
2.5 mg
Solvay
Estrovis quinestrol 0.1 mg Parke-Davis
Menest esterified estrogen 0.3 mg
0.625 mg
1.25 mg
SmithKline
Beecham
Ogen estropipate 0.625 mg
1.25 mg
Ortho-McNeil
Premarin conjugated equine
estrogens
0.3 mg
0.625 mg
0.9 mg
1.25 mg
2.5 mg
Wyeth-Ayerst
ESTROGEN PATCHES
Alora estradiol (matrix) 0.05 mg
0.075 mg
0.1 mg
Procter & Gamble
Climara estradiol (matrix) 0.5 mg
0.1 mg
Berlex
CombiPatch
(new)
estradiol with
norethindrone
50/140 mcg
50/250 mcg
Rhone-Poulenc
Rorer
Estraderm estradiol
reservoir
0.05 mg
0.1mg
Novartis
Rorer
Fempatch estradiol (matrix) 0.025 mg Parke-Davis
Vivelle estradiol (matrix) 0.375 mg
0.05 mg
0.075 mg
0.1 mg
Novartis
ESTROGEN RING
Estring
(new)
estradiol 2.0 mg Pharmacia &
Upjohn
ESTROGEN COMPOUND
Evista raloxifene 60 mg Eli Lilly
ESTROGEN CREAM (FOR VAGINAL USE)
Estrace estradiol 0.1 mg in
1 g cream
Bristol-Meyers
Squibb
Ogen estropipate 1.5 mg in
1 g cream
Pharmcia &
Upjohn
Ortho dinestrol 0.01
percent
Ortho-McNeil
Premarin conjugated equine
estrogens
0.625 mg
in 1 g cream
Wyeth-Ayerst
ESTROGEN COMBINED WITH TESTOSTERONE
Estratest esterified
estrogens
with methyl-
testosterone
1.25 mg

2.5 mg
Solvay
Estratest
H.S.
esterified
estrogens
with methyl-
testosterone
0.625 mg

1.25 mg
Solvay
ESTROGEN COMBINED WITH PROGESTIN
Prempro conjugated equine
estrogens
with medroxy-
progesterone
acetate
0.625 mg

2.5 mg
Wyeth-Ayerst
Premphase (2 tablets) conjugated equine
estrogens
with medroxy-
progesterone
acetate
0.625 mg

2.5 mg
Wyeth-Ayerst
PROGESTINS AND PROGESTERONE
Amen medroxy-
progesterone
acetate
5 mg
10 mg
Reed & Carnrick
Aygestin norethindrone
acetate
5 mg ESI Lederle
Cycrin medroxy-
progesterone
acetate
2.5 mg
5 mg
10mg
ESI Lederle
Norlutate Norethindrone
acetate
5 mg Parke-Davis
Prometrium natural micronized
progesterone
100 mg
200 mg
Solvay
Provera medroxy-
progesterone
acetate
2.5 mg
5 mg
10 mg
Pharmacia &
Upjohn
 

 

 

 




 

 

 

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