Livial

Livial

A brand name for TIBOLONE.
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Dad Livial Kantengule, 38, said Maya had lessons with her local Dell Primary School, Lowestoft, Suffolk, and he had "never heard anything about her struggling".
In a study by Albertazzi et al., memory, libido, and mood were compared in postmenopausal women treated with 2.5 mg of Livial (TIB) or treated with Kliogest[R] (1 mg norethisterone acetate (NETA) and 2 mg of estradiol) for six months.
The rest 36 were divided into a group of 12 taking DHEA (dehydroepiandrosterone), and two others given standard HRT containing oestrogen and progesterone, or the synthetic steroid tibolone, also known as Livial.
Earlier this year, women using the popular hormone replacement therapy Livial learned they were twice as likely get womb cancer
Researchers found that the synthetic HRT pill Livial doubled the risk of womb cancer compared with conventional treatments containing a combination of hormones.
Livial contains the steroid drug tibolone, which mimics the activity of various different hormones.
The makers of Livial, is now in talks with UK regulators about what advice to give patients and doctors.
Researchers found the synthetic HRT pill Livial doubled the risk of womb cancer compared with conventional treatments containing a combination of hormones.
Tibolone (Livial), marketed by Organon International and prescribed in 70 countries worldwide for relief of postmenopausal symptoms since the 1980s, is not yet available in the United States.
These brands are available on the NHS: Climesse, Elleste Duet Conti, Evorel Conti, Kliofem, Kliovance, Premique and Livial. You may get a bit of irregular bleeding for the first three months but you shouldn't have any bleeds thereafter.
Just over a month after first taking the HRT drug Livial, Brenda started feeling really raunchy.