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Gynecology A transdermal ERT patch for menopausal ♀, which ↓ risk of osteoporosis, vasomotor menopausal Sx, vulval and vaginal atrophy, hypoestrogenism. See Estrogen replacement therapy, Menopause.
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Although there are no data on Climara Pro or any other hormone patch that are similar in scope to the data obtained in the WHI study, the Million Women Study in the United Kingdom showed slight increases in breast cancer with all estrogen and progestin combinations, including oral and patch forms, Dr.
Two well-controlled, randomized clinical trials showed that Climara Pro rapidly and effectively controlled menopausal symptoms.
Estrogen/progestin combinations should not be used by women with known or suspected pregnancy, breast cancer, estrogen-dependent neoplasia, undiagnosed abnormal genital bleeding, active thrombophlebitis, thromboembolic disorders or stroke, liver dysfunction or disease, or any known hypersensitivity to estrogen, progestin or any Climara Pro transdermal system components.
Clinical Professor, George Washington University, menopause specialist, and Climara Pro investigator.
Like Climara(R) (estradiol transdermal system), Berlex's once-a-week estrogen-only patch, Climara Pro delivers the hormones continuously and directly through the skin, with the benefits of unique 3M Drug Delivery Systems technology.
As a transdermal patch, Climara Pro has a favorable side effect profile, with very low rates of nausea and gastrointestinal complaints that are commonly associated with oral hormonal treatments.
Like Climara(R) (transdermal estradiol system), Schering's once-a-week estrogen-only patch, Climara Pro(R) delivers hormones continuously and directly, with the benefits of unique 3M Drug Delivery Systems technology.
P*R*I*M*E will also include tools such as weekly reminder stickers to help women take advantage of the convenience of the once-a-week CLIMARA regimen.
Supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Berlex Laboratories, makers of Climara, the Menopause Guideboook is available on http://www.
Women who use Climara - the most prescribed estrogen replacement therapy (ERT) patch in the U.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved Climara 0.