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Estradiol vs Prometrium vs Prempro for a female patient aged 64

Summary: 19,179 female patients aged 64 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Estradiol vs Prometrium vs Prempro for a female aged 64. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Estradiol (latest outcomes from 4,846 users) has active ingredients of estradiol. It is often used in hormone replacement therapy.

Prometrium (latest outcomes from 3,632 users) has active ingredients of progesterone. It is often used in menopause.

Prempro (latest outcomes from 37,636 users) has active ingredients of estrogens, conjugated; medroxyprogesterone acetate. It is often used in menopause.

On Apr, 1, 2015: 19,179 female patients aged 61 who take the same drugs are studied in Estradiol vs Prometrium vs Prempro

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female61Menopause

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Estradiol estradiolWatson Labs
Prometrium progesteroneUnimed Pharms
Prempro estrogens, conjugated; medroxyprogesterone acetateWyeth Pharms Inc

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 61 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Estradiol (Watson Labs)Prometrium (Unimed Pharms)Prempro (Wyeth Pharms Inc)
Breast CancerBreast CancerBreast Cancer
Breast Cancer FemaleNauseaBreast Cancer Female
NauseaBreast Cancer FemaleBreast Cancer Metastatic
FatigueFatigueOestrogen Receptor Assay Positive
Chest PainDepressionProgesterone Receptor Assay Positive
DepressionPainNausea
PainHeadacheBreast Cancer In Situ
Drug IneffectiveDrug IneffectiveCerebrovascular Accident
Oestrogen Receptor Assay PositiveChest PainDepression
AnxietyAstheniaFatigue

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Estradiol (Watson Labs)Prometrium (Unimed Pharms)Prempro (Wyeth Pharms Inc)
Breast CancerBreast CancerBreast Cancer Female
Breast Cancer FemaleBreast Cancer FemaleBreast Cancer
Oestrogen Receptor Assay PositiveDepressionOestrogen Receptor Assay Positive
Progesterone Receptor Assay PositivePainProgesterone Receptor Assay Positive
Breast Cancer In SituAnxietyBreast Cancer Metastatic
DepressionMyocardial InfarctionBreast Cancer In Situ
HypertensionPanic AttackCerebrovascular Accident
PainDizzinessPulmonary Embolism
Breast MassPalpitationsDepression
HeadacheGastrooesophageal Reflux DiseaseMyocardial Infarction

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Estradiol2.00%13.75%31.50%37.25%15.50%
Prometrium2.25%13.48%33.71%33.71%16.85%
Prempro3.75%6.25%21.25%48.75%20.00%

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Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Estradiol (estradiol) is often used to treat hormone replacement therapy. Prometrium (progesterone) is often used to treat menopause. Prempro (estrogens, conjugated; medroxyprogesterone acetate) is often used to treat menopause. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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