4 patient evaluations for Estrogen derivative taken for the purpose of 'Hormone replacement'

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May 9, 2017 (Started May 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Hormone replacement)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (female sexual arousal disorder)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 mg Daily

Dec 4, 2010 (Started May 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Hormone replacement)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (female sexual arousal disorder)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

May 5, 2011 (Started Feb 04, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for I don't have hot flashes, I am just really uncomfortably hot all the time. Also, to help libido.)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Hormone replacement)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.9 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I don't really know if it is the increase in dosage or the clonidine that is helping, I started both at close to the same time. But the awful sweating is much more under control.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Dec 4, 2010 (Started Feb 04, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for I don't have hot flashes, I am just really uncomfortably hot all the time. Also, to help libido.)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Hormone replacement)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.625 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I don't notice anything when I take this medication. I have no idea if more would be better or if I don't need it at all. I am still hot all the time but am taking many meds and have fibromyalgia. It does nothing for libido or vaginal dryness.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Jun 5, 2010 (Started Feb 04, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for I don't have hot flashes, I am just really uncomfortably hot all the time. Also, to help libido.)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Hormone replacement)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.625 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Apr 5, 2010 (Started Feb 04, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for I don't have hot flashes, I am just really uncomfortably hot all the time. Also, to help libido.)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Hormone replacement)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.625 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 9, 2011 (Started Dec 30, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Hormone replacement)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.9 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If you have a fully hysterectomy, consider hormone replacement.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 2, 2010 (Started Dec 30, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Hormone replacement)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1.25 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I may decrease the dose due to my blood pressure has risen dramatically. My doctor has increased my blood pressure medicine and added a duiretic, however this is not helping.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2010 (Started Mar 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Hormone replacement)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for night sweats)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for excessive sweating)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.3 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This medication works great
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Sep 25, 2009 (Started Mar 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Hormone replacement)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for night sweats)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for excessive sweating)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.625 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This medication made a significant effective on my daily life. I don't experience hot flashes or night sweats any where near what I use to have.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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