What is Bi-Est?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic name: Bioidentical hormones

See also: Bi-est/Testosterone Compound Estradiol Estriol topical

Biestrogen is a bioidentical hormone preparation that combines two estrogens: estriol, and estradiol. These two estrogens are 2 of the 3 natural occurring or "bio-identical" estrogens found in the female body.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

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

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Bi-Est

Side effect Patients
Insomnia 1
Irritability 1
Pain in breast 1

Why patients stopped taking Bi-Est

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 2
Change in health plan coverage 1
Course of treatment ended 1
Did not seem to work 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 5 patients who've stopped taking Bi-Est

Duration

Stopped taking Bi-Est

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 1
5 - 10 years 1
10 years or more 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Bi-Est.