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Vaginal Estradiol (Vagifem)

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Vaginal Estradiol (Vagifem) - What is it for

Vagifem® is a type of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) that contains a low dose of natural estrogen (estradiol), which is a female hormone. It is used to treat vaginal irritation, dryness, and pain during sexual intercourse.  These symptoms are caused by a decreased levels of estrogen, which happens naturally after menopause. Vagifem® works by replacing the estrogen.

  • Updated on 5/31/2022 12:00:00 AM
  • Article contributed by PSS National Medication Information Workgroup PSS National Medication Information Workgroup
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