What is Tibolone?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Livial Livifem

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Tibolone is a generic for Livifem, which is used to treat hot flashes and sweating associated with menopause. It can also help to prevent bone loss in postmenopausal women.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Menopause 4 1
Excessive dry mouth 1 0
Osteopenia 1 0
Sjogren's syndrome 1 0
Sweating increased 1 0

  • 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 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Tibolone

Side effect Patients Percentage
Muscle and joint pain 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Tibolone

Dosage Patients Percentage
2.5 mg daily 2

Why patients stopped taking Tibolone

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Doctor's advice 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Tibolone

Duration

Currently taking Tibolone

Duration Patients Percentage
5 - 10 years 2

Stopped taking Tibolone

Duration Patients Percentage
10 years or more 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
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 1

What people switch to and from

Patients stopped taking Tibolone and switched to:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Raloxifene (Evista) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Tibolone.