What is Premarin?
Premarin is a modern hormone medicine which is synthesized by using the newest achievements of the pharmaceutical industry and is an absolute analogue of estrogens.
The low estrogen level in the female body leads to the interruption of the menstrual cycle and onset of menopause. A woman loses an ability to become pregnant. The lack of estrogens and signs of menopause may appear at any age, and therefore they are prescribed Premarin.
Premarin regulates the development and keeping the functions of the female reproductive system compensating for the estrogen deficit. Taking the medication restores the menstrual cycle and reproductive function, and the period of the menopause onset is delayed.
Premarin does not bind to the estrogen receptors and does not increase their activity. It contains a lot of female sexual hormones and brings them to the blood.
Premarin can be used during menopause to reduce the painful symptoms, insomnia, and mood changes. This drug creates a balance of the female sexual hormones in the body due to which a woman can easily overcome the unpleasant period of menopause. This medication also helps to prevent the development of osteoporosis during menopause.
The hormone replacement therapy with Premarin is used for the estrogen deficit and prescribed for the treatment of such pathologies as:
- Atrophic vaginitis and urethritis
- Ovarian failure
- Breast carcinoma
- Premature menopause
In what dose is Premarin taken?
Depending on the type of the pathology and age of a women, a doctor can prescribe uninterrupted or cyclic therapy with Premarin.
Elder women during menopause are prescribed Premarin by cycles, several weeks to reduce the symptoms of menopause. The daily dose of Premarin is 0,625 mg for the preventive measure of the menopause symptoms.
Treating pathologies of women at young and senior age Premarin is prescribed for the uninterrupted therapy within several months or several years. The duration of the treatment is indicated by an attending doctor depending on the severity level of the hormone disorder. The treatment should be started from the low dose of Premarin 0,625 mg per day. The dose can be increased up to 1,25 mg of Premarin per day in several weeks.