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Femoston, is a remedy indicated for Hormone Replacement Therapy in menopausal women who have symptoms such as vaginal dryness, hot flash, night sweats or irregular menstruation. In addition, this remedy can also be used to prevent osteoporosis in post-menopausal women.
This medication contains estradiol and dydrogesterone, two female hormones that are naturally produced by the ovaries from puberty to menopause, replenishing these hormones in the body.
The price of Femoston varies between 45 and 65 reais, and it can be bought in pharmacies or online stores.
How to take it
- Changing from another Hormone Therapy to Femoston: This medicine should be taken the day after the other Hormone Therapy is finished, so that there is no break between pills.
- Using Femoston Conti for the first time: it is recommended to take 1 tablet a day, preferably always at the same time, with a glass of water and food.
Some of the side effects of Femoston may include migraine, breast pain or tenderness, headache, gas, tiredness, changes in weight, nausea, leg cramps, stomachache or vaginal bleeding.
This drug is contraindicated for men, women of childbearing age, pregnant or breastfeeding women, children and adolescents under the age of 18, women with abnormal vaginal bleeding, changes in the uterus, breast cancer or estrogen-dependent cancer, blood circulation problems, history of blood clots, liver problems or disease and for patients allergic to any of the components of the formula.
Also, if you have an intolerance to some sugars, uterine fibroids, endometriosis, high blood pressure, diabetes, gallstones, migraines, severe headaches, systemic lupus erythematosus, epilepsy, asthma or otosclerosis, you should talk to your your doctor before starting treatment.