What is Dydrogesterone-estradiol hemihydrate?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Femoston Conti


Dydrogesterone-estradiol hemihydrate is a generic combination for Femoston Conti, which is a hormone replacement therapy used to relieve symptoms of menopause.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Hormone replacement 2 2
Empty sella syndrome 1 2
Hot flashes 1 2
Menopause 1 2
Night sweats 1 2
Pituitary deficiency 1 2

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Dydrogesterone-estradiol hemihydrate

Side effect Patients Percentage
Heavy periods 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 2

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Dydrogesterone-estradiol hemihydrate after stopping:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Clonidine (Catapres) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Dydrogesterone-estradiol hemihydrate.