Elestrin Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved December 15th, 2006)
- Brand name: Elestrin
- Generic name: estradiol
- Previous name: Bio-E-Gel
- Company: BioSante Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
- Treatment for: Postmenopausal Symptoms
Elestrin is a fast-drying transdermal gel formulation of bio-identical estradiol indicated for the treatment of moderate-to-severe vasomotor symptoms (hot flashes) associated with menopause.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Elestrin
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