Navigation Links
New Analyses Indicate that Divigel(R) (estradiol gel) 0.1% Is a Valuable Option for Certain Postmenopausal Women With Hot Flashes
Date:9/25/2008

ffects of treatment may be most appreciable in women over age 50.

The third abstract used the same patient population to investigate the effect of body mass index (less than or equal to 30, > 30) and BMI plus Divigel(R) (1.0 g/day, 0.5 g/day, 0.25 g/day) combined compared to placebo on the change from baseline to week 12 in the frequency and severity of hot flashes. Results indicated that body mass index had a significant interaction with treatment on both the frequency (P =0.036) and severity (P =0.019) of hot flashes, whereas, normal/overweight women experienced a significant reduction in both the frequency and severity of hot flashes (P <0.0001).

"Estrogen therapies, such as Divigel(R), continue to be the gold standard for the management of hot flashes and transdermal therapies, in particular, are emerging as safe and effective alternatives for women experiencing the most common physical sign of menopause," said Dr. Ackerman.

The estrogen in Divigel(R) is derived from plant sources and is identical to the primary estrogen produced by a woman's ovaries before menopause. Divigel(R) is a quick-drying gel that is odorless when dry, and is available in convenient, individual-use packets. One packet of gel is applied daily to an area that measures approximately 5 x 7 inches on the thigh, the smallest application area compared to all other available gel or lotion estrogen products. Divigel(R) also offers dosing flexibility with three different strengths (0.25 mg estradiol/day, 0.5 mg estradiol/day and 1.0 mg estradiol/day) to individualize treatment for each woman.

For more information, call 1-800-654-2299 or visit http://www.divigelus.com.

Important Safety Information

Estrogens should not be used in women with undiagnosed abnormal vaginal bleeding; known, suspected, or history of breast cancer; known or suspected estrogen-dependent neoplasia; active or history of deep vein th
'/>"/>

SOURCE Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Four Analyses of Three-Year Clinical Data Suggest CYPHER(R) Sirolimus-Eluting Coronary Stent May Provide Alternative to Surgery for Patients with Multivessel Disease
2. Xeloda XeNA Study Analyses of Xeloda, Docetaxel and Herceptin Combination Therapy for Metastatic Breast Cancer Featured at Major New Breast Cancer Symposium
3. Xeloda(R) XeNA Study Analyses of Xeloda, Docetaxel and Herceptin Combination Therapy for Metastatic Breast Cancer Featured at Major New Breast Cancer Symposium
4. Interim Response and Safety Analyses Support Continuation of Allos Therapeutics Pivotal Phase 2 PROPEL Trial of PDX in Patients with Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
5. New Analyses of Long-Term LIALDA(TM) (mesalamine) Data Presented at ACG
6. New MIRCERA(R) Data Analyses to be Featured at the American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting
7. New Analyses Presented at ASCO Reaffirmed Efficacy and Safety of TORISEL in Patients With Advanced Kidney Cancer
8. Preliminary Analyses from Phase 2 Genzyme Study Highlight Efficacy and Safety of Clofarabine in Older Adult AML Patients
9. Independent Analyses of the SEAS, SHARP and IMPROVE-IT Studies of Ezetimibe
10. Two-Year Outcomes From Large Head-to-Head Clinical Trial Indicate Similar Safety Profile in Diabetic Patients for Cypher(R) Sirolimus-Eluting Coronary Stent and Taxus Stent
11. AGI Dermatics Clinical Data Indicate Bicyclic Monoterpene Diols Suppress MMP1 and Stimulate Collagen Through TNF-a Signaling
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/29/2015)... May 29, 2015  Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOLX ... a new, five-year secured credit agreement consisting of a ... revolving credit facility. Hologic has borrowed $0.175 ... proceeds and the Term Loan to pay off the ... aggregate principal amount outstanding of $1.69 billion as of ...
(Date:5/29/2015)... May 28, 2015 Research and Markets ( ... "North America MRI Market - Growth, Trends And Forecasts ... The North American MRI systems market is estimated ... to $1.58 billion by 2020 with a CAGR of ... three types namely, the open system, closed system and ...
(Date:5/29/2015)... , May 28, 2015 Research and ... the "North America Open System MRI Market - ... to their offering. The key players in ... Philips Healthcare, Siemens Healthcare and Toshiba Medical Systems ... which is replacing CT because of its higher sensitivity ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Hologic Enters into Five-Year Secured Credit Agreement 2Hologic Enters into Five-Year Secured Credit Agreement 3North America MRI Market - Growth, Trends And Forecasts 2014-2019 with GE, Hitachi Medical, Philips Healthcare, Siemens Healthcare & Toshiba Medical Systems Dominating 2North America Open System MRI Market 2014-2019 with GE, Hitachi Medical, Philips Healthcare, Siemens Healthcare and Toshiba Medical Dominating 2
... pharmaceutical company,s marketing strategy must undergo many critical changes ... a space where the company already has an established ... frequent changes require shifting resources and funds to support ... promotional literature, sampling, and advisory boards/thought leader development. ...
... Mich., Sept. 23, 2011 Adapting adult medical devices to ... practice across U.S. hospitals. At the University of ... who care for children have been leading the charge to ... devices and curb problems that come from using tools, implants, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Pharmaceutical Marketing Strategy Balances Support Between New & Established Products in the Same Indication 2University of Michigan Pediatric Device Inventors Awarded Funds to Design Child-Specific Medical Devices 2University of Michigan Pediatric Device Inventors Awarded Funds to Design Child-Specific Medical Devices 3University of Michigan Pediatric Device Inventors Awarded Funds to Design Child-Specific Medical Devices 4
(Date:5/29/2015)... 2015 The Recovery Village at ... and co-occurring mental health treatment facility, will host ... the general public on June 1st, and will ... Village at Palmer Lake will offer affordable detox, ... traditional and evidence-based therapies, in a luxurious setting ...
(Date:5/29/2015)... According to a recent HealthDay article, a ... has a substance abuse problem - the data, which was ... with full-time jobs, revealed that 9.5% of those workers had ... The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCAAD) reports ... estimated 70% of the 14.8 million illicit drug users in ...
(Date:5/29/2015)... Jan Wooden Howse lost her husband and her son, yet ... does no wrong. , It’s fitting, then, that her new ... “God Does No Wrong.” It focuses on what happens when ... , “My story has a positive message about channeling the ... something healing,” Howse said. , “God Does No Wrong” immortalizes ...
(Date:5/29/2015)... May 29, 2015 The Healthcare ... graduates of its Advanced Training Program (ATP) in ... fill roles in their health care organization ranging ... and methodology of continuous quality improvement in the ... to Dr. Brent James’ internationally recognized Advanced Training ...
(Date:5/29/2015)... 2015 Intermountain Healthcare of ... Stratus Video Interpreting for on-demand ... communication and timely care for patients with ... Stratus’ video remote interpreting (VRI) services will ... to quickly access qualified medical interpretation in ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Advanced Recovery Systems Announces the Opening of The Recovery Village at Palmer Lake 2Health News:Novus Medical Detox Comments on Government Study Findings: One in 10 American Workers Struggling with Substance Abuse 2Health News:Novus Medical Detox Comments on Government Study Findings: One in 10 American Workers Struggling with Substance Abuse 3Health News:Novus Medical Detox Comments on Government Study Findings: One in 10 American Workers Struggling with Substance Abuse 4Health News:Turning grief from a child’s passing into virtue 2Health News:HORNE LLP’s Healthcare Delivery Institute Graduates Class from the Advanced Training Program 2Health News:Stratus Video Interpreting Partners With Intermountain Healthcare to Provide On-Demand Interpretation Services for Patients With Limited English Proficiency (LEP) 2Health News:Stratus Video Interpreting Partners With Intermountain Healthcare to Provide On-Demand Interpretation Services for Patients With Limited English Proficiency (LEP) 3Health News:Stratus Video Interpreting Partners With Intermountain Healthcare to Provide On-Demand Interpretation Services for Patients With Limited English Proficiency (LEP) 4
... between the size of a brain structure and the ability ... that the same region // of the brain that is ... of the individual. , It has already been ... the brain called the medial orbitofrontal cortex (mOFC) appears thicker ...
... water has been restored on Sunday to Harbin, a major ... by a chemical spill. However, people have been warned it ... had been suspended since Tuesday, after authorities feared the Songhua ... explosion on November 13, Xinhua said. The 50-mile long spill ...
... the Mediterranean diet has been widely talked about and largely ... France which proclaims that there is a 15% reduction in ... diet for a period of three months. , ,The ... moderate risk for heart disease were put to eat a ...
... has to some extent attained success in curtailing the spread ... for attaining new targets and milestones, However the challenges are ... fight against AIDS is well reflected by surveillance figures emerging ... 1.25 per cent in 1998 to 0.65 per cent in ...
... Australia that of Queensland has conducted a research study that ... healthy. The study was the world’s longest health study and ... ,In the words of lead researcher, Dr Abdullah Al ... could reduce snacking and make for healthier food and social ...
... died due to Peanut allergy after her boyfriend kissed her ... the city of Saguenay, though she received a dose of ... of the hypersensitivity reaction and died a week after the ... and an autopsy has been planned for Christina Desforges. , ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Fear Factor Found To Be Crucial In Shaping An Individual’s Personalit 2Health News:Running Water Restored In Chinese City 2Health News:Curtailing AIDS - The Fight has to Go On 2
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
Medicine Products: