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Esterified estrogens / methyltestosterone Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Esterified estrogens / methyltestosterone is also known as: Covaryx, Covaryx HS, EEMT, EEMT DS, EEMT HS, Essian, Essian H.S., Estratest, Estratest H.S., Menogen, Menogen HS, Syntest DS, Syntest HS

Medically reviewed on December 25, 2017

Esterified estrogens / methyltestosterone Pregnancy Warnings

Esterified estrogens-methyltestosterone has been assigned to pregnancy category X by the FDA. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Esterified estrogens-methyltestosterone is contraindicated during pregnancy.

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Esterified estrogens / methyltestosterone Breastfeeding Warnings

Limited data are available on the excretion of esterified estrogens into human milk. Estrogen has been shown to decrease the quantity and quality of the milk. There are no data on the excretion of methyltestosterone into human milk. The manufacturer recommends that due to the potential for serious adverse reactions in nursing infants, a decision should be made to discontinue nursing or discontinue the drug, taking into account the importance of the drug to the mother.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Estratest (esterified estrogens-methyltestosterone)." Solvay Pharmaceuticals Inc, Marietta, GA.
  2. "Product Information. Estratest H.S. (esterified estrogens-methyltestosterone)." Solvay Pharmaceuticals Inc, Marietta, GA.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Estratest H.S. (esterified estrogens-methyltestosterone)." Solvay Pharmaceuticals Inc, Marietta, GA.
  2. "Product Information. Estratest (esterified estrogens-methyltestosterone)." Solvay Pharmaceuticals Inc, Marietta, GA.

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