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New Study Suggests Rx Estrogen Delivery Through the Skin May Show Safety Benefits as Opposed to Oral Delivery
Date:3/31/2009

t causes myocardial infarction and stroke. The study's authors further concluded that the ability to identify postmenopausal women with an increased risk of arterial thrombosis or clotting before even starting estrogen therapy is an important goal to help physicians determine which women may be at the least risk to benefit from estrogen therapy.

"The effect of estrogen therapy on cardiovascular risk remains a point of controversy; however, these data suggest that estrogen delivered transdermally may not increase the likelihood of clotting for women who are at borderline risk," said Dr. Nachtigall. "This study supports the emerging data suggesting that oral, not transdermal estrogen may increase the risk of venous thromboembolism in postmenopausal women."

Transdermal estrogen therapies available by prescription offer effective, low-dose estrogen for the treatment of moderate to severe hot flashes associated with menopause and are administered in the form of gels, sprays and patches. Some include: estradiol gel 0.1% available in three doses 0.25, 0.5, and 1.0 mg estradiol; estradiol patches available in .025mg, .0375mg, .05mg, .075mg; and .1mg a transdermal estradiol mist spray. For more information about menopause management visit: www.menopause.org.

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