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MENOPAUSE & HORMONE THERAPY
Spontaneous/Natural menopause is the final menstrual period confirmed after 12 consecutive months of amenorrhea with no pathological cause.
Induced menopause is the permanent cessation of menstruation after bilateral oophorectomy (ie surgical menopause) or iatrogenic ablation of ovarian function (eg pelvic radiation therapy, chemotherapy).
Perimenopause/Menopause transition/Climacteric is the duration when menstrual cycle & endocrine changes occur a few years before and 12 months after the final menstrual period resulting from natural menopause.
Premature menopause is menopause before 40 years of age whether natural or induced while early menopause is spontaneous or induced menopause that occurs before the average age of natural menopause at 51 years or under 45 years of age.
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Indication: OC. Moderate acne vulgaris in women seeking OC. Symptomatic treatment of premenstrual dysphoric disorder in wo...

Indication: Moderate to severe vasomotor symptoms associated w/ estrogen deficiency. Prevention & management of osteop...

Indication: Atrophic vaginitis, dyspareunia & kraurosis vulvae.

Indication: Amenorrhea, abnormal uterine bleeding due to hormonal imbalance in the absence of organic pathology eg, submuc...

Indication: Complaints resulting from natural or artificial menopause. Prevention of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women ...

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drospirenone + estradiol hemihydrate
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