Estradiol / Levonorgestrel Dosage

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Usual Adult Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for Postmenopausal Symptoms

For the treatment of postmenopausal symptoms and/or the prevention of postmenopausal osteoporosis:

One (0.045 mg-0.015 mg/24 hr) patch applied weekly.

The patch should not be applied to, or near, the breasts. The application site should be smooth, clean, dry, fold-free, without damage or irritation, and be rotated with an interval of at least one week allowed to pass between applications to the same site.

If a patch dislodges, it may be reapplied to another area of the lower abdomen, or a new patch may be applied, in which case, the original treatment schedule resumes. However, only one patch should be worn at any given time during the weekly dosing interval.

Usual Adult Dose for Prevention of Osteoporosis

For the treatment of postmenopausal symptoms and/or the prevention of postmenopausal osteoporosis:

One (0.045 mg-0.015 mg/24 hr) patch applied weekly.

The patch should not be applied to, or near, the breasts. The application site should be smooth, clean, dry, fold-free, without damage or irritation, and be rotated with an interval of at least one week allowed to pass between applications to the same site.

If a patch dislodges, it may be reapplied to another area of the lower abdomen, or a new patch may be applied, in which case, the original treatment schedule resumes. However, only one patch should be worn at any given time during the weekly dosing interval.

Renal Dose Adjustments

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Liver Dose Adjustments

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Dialysis

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