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Medications for Atrophic Vaginitis

Drugs associated with Atrophic Vaginitis

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

What is Atrophic Vaginitis: Atrophic vaginitis is an inflammation or irritation of the vagina caused by thinning and shrinking of the tissues of the vagina and decreased lubrication of the vaginal walls. This is due to a lack of estrogen.

Drug name Rx / OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol Reviews Rating Popularity
Vagifem Rx X N 12 reviews
7.0

Generic name: estradiol topical

Drug class: estrogens, miscellaneous vaginal agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Estrace Vaginal Cream Rx X N 32 reviews
7.0

Generic name: estradiol topical

Drug class: estrogens, miscellaneous vaginal agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Premarin Vaginal Rx X N 2 reviews
10

Generic name: conjugated estrogens topical

Drug class: estrogens, miscellaneous vaginal agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
estradiol Rx X N 3 reviews
7.0

Generic name: estradiol systemic

Brand names:  Climara, Estrace, Femring, Estrogel, Vivelle-Dot, Estradiol Patch, Alora, Vivelle, Estraderm, Delestrogen, Depo-Estradiol

Drug class: estrogens

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
Estring Rx X N 16 reviews
6.0

Generic name: estradiol topical

Drug class: estrogens, miscellaneous vaginal agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
Climara Rx X N 1 review
9.0

Generic name: estradiol systemic

Drug class: estrogens

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
estradiol Rx X N 60 reviews
7.0

Generic name: estradiol topical

Brand names:  Vagifem, Estrace Vaginal Cream, Estring, Yuvafem

Drug class: estrogens, miscellaneous vaginal agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, Prescribing Information

 
Premarin Rx X N 3 reviews
8.0

Generic name: conjugated estrogens systemic

Drug class: estrogens

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Estrace Rx X N Add review Add

Generic name: estradiol systemic

Drug class: estrogens

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Femring Rx X N 1 review
10

Generic name: estradiol systemic

Drug class: estrogens

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Estrogel Rx X N Add review Add

Generic name: estradiol systemic

Drug class: estrogens

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Vivelle-Dot Rx X N Add review Add

Generic name: estradiol systemic

Drug class: estrogens

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Estradiol Patch Rx X N Add review Add

Generic name: estradiol systemic

Drug class: estrogens

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Alora Rx X N Add review Add

Generic name: estradiol systemic

Drug class: estrogens

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

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conjugated estrogens Rx X N 2 reviews
10

Generic name: conjugated estrogens topical

Brand names:  Premarin Vaginal, Synthetic Conjugated Estrogens A

Drug class: estrogens, miscellaneous vaginal agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts

 
Vivelle Rx X N Add review Add

Generic name: estradiol systemic

Drug class: estrogens

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

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Activella Rx X N X Add review Add

Generic name: estradiol / norethindrone systemic

Drug class: sex hormone combinations

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

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conjugated estrogens Rx X N 3 reviews
8.0

Generic name: conjugated estrogens systemic

Brand names:  Premarin, Cenestin, Enjuvia, Premarin Intravenous

Drug class: estrogens

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts

 
Estraderm Rx X N Add review Add

Generic name: estradiol systemic

Drug class: estrogens

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Delestrogen Rx X N Add review Add

Generic name: estradiol systemic

Drug class: estrogens

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Depo-Estradiol Rx X N Add review Add

Generic name: estradiol systemic

Drug class: estrogens

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Yuvafem Rx X N Add review Add

Generic name: estradiol topical

Drug class: estrogens, miscellaneous vaginal agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Cenestin Rx X N Add review Add

Generic name: conjugated estrogens systemic

Drug class: estrogens

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Enjuvia Rx X N Add review Add

Generic name: conjugated estrogens systemic

Drug class: estrogens

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
estradiol / norethindrone Rx X N X Add review Add

Generic name: estradiol / norethindrone systemic

Brand names:  Activella, CombiPatch, Mimvey

Drug class: sex hormone combinations

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts

 
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Off Label This medication may not be approved by the FDA for the treatment of this condition.
Prescription Only / Over the Counter
Rx Prescription Only
OTC Over the Counter
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter
Pregnancy
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act Schedule
N The drug is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 The drug has a high potential for abuse. The drug has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use of the drug under medical supervision.
2 The drug has a high potential for abuse. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse of the drug may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 The drug has a potential for abuse less than the drugs in schedules 1 and 2. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 The drug has a low potential for abuse relative to the drugs in schedule 3. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to the drugs in schedule 3.
5 The drug has a low potential for abuse relative to the drugs in schedule 4. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to the drugs in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

Synonym(s): Vaginal Atrophy

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