Femring

Active Ingredient(s): Estradiol Acetate
FDA Approved: * March 20, 2003
Pharm Company: * GALEN LTD
Category: Women's Health / Fertility

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Femring Overview

Estradiol (E2), also spelled oestradiol, is an estrogen steroid hormone and the major female sex hormone. It is involved in the regulation of the estrous and menstrual female reproductive cycles. Estradiol is responsible for the development of female secondary sexual characteristics such as the breasts, widening of the hips, and a feminine pattern of fat distribution in women and is important in the development and maintenance of female reproductive tissues such as the mammary glands, uterus,...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Estradiol

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I've used Femring for hormone replacement for years, but it has become so expensive. It is made in the UK. My insurance pay a very small amount of the cost. Is there another brand that is made in the US that might be less expensive?

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Why has femring changed color from off white to brown when I removed it after 3 months?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Estradiol Acetate
  • Cream: 0.01%
  • Emulsion: 0.25%, 2.5mg/g
  • Film, Extended Release: 0.014mg/24hr, 0.025mg/24hr, 0.025mg/day, 0.0375mg/24hr, 0.05mg/24hr, 0.06mg/24hr, 0.075mg/24hr, 0.1mg/24hr, n/a
  • Gel: 0.06%, 0.1%, 0.1% (0.25gm/packet), 0.1% (0.25mg/packet), 0.1% (0.5gm/packet), 0.1% (0.5mg/packet), 0.1% (1gm/packet), 0.1% (1mg/packet)
  • Gel, Metered: 0.06%, 0.06% (0.87gm/activation), 0.06% (1.25gm/activation)
  • Injection: 10mg/ml, 1mg/ml, 20mg/ml, 3mg/ml, 40mg/ml, 5mg/ml
  • Insert: 0.004mg, 0.01mg
  • Insert, Extended Release: 0.0075mg/24hr, 0.05mg/24hr, 0.1mg/24hr, 2mg
  • Powder: 100%
  • Spray: 1.53mg/spray
  • System: 0.025mg/day, 0.0375mg/day, 0.05mg/day, 0.075mg/day, 0.1mg/day
  • Tablet: 0.45mg, 0.5mg, 0.9mg, 1.5mg, 1.8mg, 10mcg, 10ugm, 1mg, 25mcg, 25mcg + 25ugm, 25ugm, 2mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Femring: (5 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0023-5868 Femring .05 mg/D Vaginal Ring by Allergan, Inc.
  • 0023-5869 Femring .1 mg/D Vaginal Ring by Allergan, Inc.
  • 0430-6201 Femring .05 mg/D Vaginal Ring by Warner Chilcott (Us), LLC
  • 0430-6202 Femring .1 mg/D Vaginal Ring by Warner Chilcott (Us), LLC
  • 54868-6030 Femring .1 mg/24[usp'u] Vaginal Ring by Physicians Total Care, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Estradiol Acetate or a similar ingredient: (35 results)


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