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Conjugated estrogens (By mouth)

Conjugated Estrogens (KON-joo-gay-ted ES-troe-jenz)

Treats hot flashes and other symptoms of menopause or low amounts of estrogen. Prevents osteoporosis after menopause. Also treats symptoms of advanced breast or prostate cancers. This medicine is a mixture of estrogens.

Brand Name(s):

Premarin, Premphase

There may be other brand names for this medicine.

When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:

This medicine is not right for everyone. Do not use it if you had a severe allergic reaction to estrogens, you have liver disease, cancer of the breast, uterus, or ovaries, or a history of blood clotting problems, heart attack, or stroke. Do not use it if you may be pregnant, are breastfeeding, or have unusual vaginal bleeding that has not been checked by a doctor.

How to Use This Medicine:

Tablet

Drugs and Foods to Avoid:

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

Warnings While Using This Medicine:

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine:

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:

If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:

If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088


Last Updated: 12/12/2016

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