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Esterified Estrogens / Methyltestosterone Dosage

Applies to the following strength(s): 0.625 mg-1.25 mg ; 1.25 mg-2.5 mg

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Usual Adult Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for Postmenopausal Symptoms

For treatment of moderate to severe vasomotor symptoms associated with the menopause in patients not improved by estrogen alone:
Esterified estrogens-medroxyprogesterone 1.25 mg-2.5 mg oral tablets: one tablet orally once a day.
or
Esterified estrogens-medroxyprogesterone 0.625 mg-1.25 mg oral tablets: one or two tablets orally once a day.

The lowest dose that will control symptoms should be chosen and medication should be discontinued as promptly as possible. Administration should be cyclic (e.g., three weeks on and one week off). Attempts to discontinue or taper medication should be made at three to six month intervals.

Renal Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Liver Dose Adjustments

Contraindicated in liver dysfunction or disease.

Dialysis

Data not available

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