NAMS releases the 2020 Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause Position Statement
(The North American Menopause Society (NAMS)) The North American Menopause Society (NAMS) announces publication of its 2020 Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause (GSM) Position Statement. The new recommendations reflect the healthcare community's most recent and proven safe and effective therapies for treating women with GSM, including intravaginal dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA), oral ospemifene, and a low-dose estradiol vaginal insert. The position statement is available online and will be published in the September issue of Menopause, the journal of NAMS. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 1, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Estradiol affects skeletal muscle mass, strength and satellite cells following repeated injuries - Larson AA, Baumann CW, Kyba M, Lowe DA.
NEW FINDINGS: What is the central question of this study? Estradiol (E2 ) plays an important role in regulating skeletal muscle strength in females. Here, we asked to what extent E2 deficiency affects recovery of strength and satellite cell number when mus... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Wymzya Fe (Norethindrone and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets (chewable) and Ferrous Fumarate] Tablets) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - July 23, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Cyclafem (Norethindrone and Ethinyl Estradiol Kit) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - July 22, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Dasetta (Norethindrone/Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - July 22, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Aranelle (Norethindrone and Ethinyl Estradiol Kit) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - July 20, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Ortho Tri-Cyclen / Ortho-Cyclen (Norgestimate and Ethinyl Estradiol) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - July 14, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Tyblume (Levonorgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - July 6, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Estradiol modulates neural and behavioral arousal in women with posttraumatic stress disorder during a fear learning and extinction task - Sartin-Tarm A, Ross MC, Privatsky AA, Cisler JM.
BACKGROUND: Fear responding in posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is sexually heterogeneous and varies with hormonal fluctuations throughout the menstrual cycle. While research suggests that estrogen levels affect PTSD symptoms among women, there is a de... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Oriahnn (Elagolix, Estradiol, and norethindrone acetate capsules; elagolix capsules) - new on RxList
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Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - June 10, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Different hormone therapies affect brain function differently
(The North American Menopause Society (NAMS)) Sex hormones influence the structure and function of the brain, but little is known about the effect of hormone therapies (HT) on changes in the brain during menopause. A new study shows smaller increases in structural brain changes related to aging were associated with hormone-level changes from transdermal estradiol or oral conjugated equine estrogen. Study results are published online in Menopause, the journal of The North American Menopause Society (NAMS). (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Azurette (Desogestrel/ethinyl Estradiol and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets ) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - June 9, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

FDA Approves Oriahnn (elagolix/estradiol/norethindrone acetate and elagolix) for the Management of Heavy Menstrual Bleeding Due to Uterine Fibroids in Pre-Menopausal Women
NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., May 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV), in cooperation with Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: NBIX), announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Oriahnn (elagolix, estradiol, and... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - May 30, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Iclevia (Levonorgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - May 18, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Fyavolv (Norethindrone Acetate and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets) - new on RxList
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Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - May 18, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Annovera (Segesterone Acetate and Ethinyl Estradiol Vaginal System) - updated on RxList
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Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - May 11, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Chateal (Levonorgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - May 7, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Simliya (Desogestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets, and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets) - new on RxList
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Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - May 6, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Activella (Estradiol, Norethindrone Acetate) - updated on RxList
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Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - April 21, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Blisovi 24 Fe (Norethindrone Acetate and Ethinyl Estradiol and Ferrous Fumarate Tablets) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - April 16, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Lopreeza (Estradiol/Norethindrone Acetate Tablets) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - April 15, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Reclipsen (Desogestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol) Tablets) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - March 26, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Portia (Levonorgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - March 26, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Jolessa (Levonorgestrel/Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - March 26, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Ocella (Drospirenone/ethinyl Estradiol Tablets, for Oral Use) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - March 25, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Camrese (Levonorgestrel/Ethinyl Estradiol and Ethinyl Estradiol Kit) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - March 25, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Amethia (Lvonorgestrel/Ethinyl Estradiol and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - March 18, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Altavera (Levonorgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - March 13, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Orsythia (Levonorgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol Tablets) - new on RxList
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Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - March 4, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Twirla (Levonorgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol Transdermal System) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - February 27, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Twirla (Levonorgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol Transdermal System) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - February 26, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

FDA Approves Weekly Contraceptive Patch Twirla FDA Approves Weekly Contraceptive Patch Twirla
Twirla is a levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol transdermal contraceptive option for women with a BMI (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Alert Source Type: news

FDA Approves Twirla (levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol) Contraceptive Patch
PRINCETON, N.J., Feb. 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Agile Therapeutics, Inc., (Nasdaq: AGRX) (Agile or the Company), a forward-thinking women’s healthcare company, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - February 14, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Effect of Estradiol on Penile Erection Effect of Estradiol on Penile Erection
Could elevated estradiol levels negatively affect erectile function?Translational Andrology and Urology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology Journal Article Source Type: news

Not all hormone therapy protects equally against heart disease in postmenopausal women
(The North American Menopause Society (NAMS)) Hormone therapy has proven to slow down heart fat deposition and the progression of atherosclerosis, depending on the type of hormone therapy and route of administration. A new study compared the effects of conjugated equine estrogens (CEE) and 17β-estradiol and contrasted oral and transdermal delivery to determine their effectiveness in preventing heart disease. Study results are published online today in Menopause, the journal of The North American Menopause Society (NAMS). (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

EU Panel Confirms 4-Week Limit on High-Strength Estradiol Creams EU Panel Confirms 4-Week Limit on High-Strength Estradiol Creams
The decision marks the third time the European Medicines Agency's safety committee has issued the controversial recommendation.News Alerts (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - January 17, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Alert Source Type: news

Balcoltra (Levonorgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol and Ferrous Bisglycinate Tablets ) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 7, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

EluRyng (Etonogestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol Vaginal Ring) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 3, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Yuvafem (Estradiol Vaginal Inserts) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - December 19, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Yuvafem (Estradiol Vaginal Inserts) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - December 18, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Prasco launches NuvaRing(R) (etonogestrel/ethinyl estradiol vaginal ring) Authorized Generic in the United States
MASON, Ohio, Dec. 17, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Prasco announced today the launch of the authorized generic of NuvaRing® (etonogestrel/ethinyl estradiol vaginal ring). This is Prasco's 9th authorized generic launch in partnersh... Biopharmaceuticals, Generics, Drug Delivery, Product Launch Prasco Laboratories, NuvaRing, etonogestrel, estradiol, vaginal ring (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - December 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FDA Approves EluRyng (etonogestrel/ethinyl estradiol vaginal ring), the First Generic NuvaRing
BRIDGEWATER, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE) December 12, 2019 -- Amneal Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: AMRX) (“Amneal” or the“Company”) today announced that it has received Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) approval from the U.S.... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - December 12, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Smoking and alcohol use reduce efficacy of hormone therapy
Lifestyle factors such as alcohol use and smoking alter estradiol levels in women receiving hormone therapy, according to a study presented at the North American Menopause Society Annual Meeting.Medscape (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - November 27, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Alcohol, Smoking Alter Estradiol Levels in Hormone Therapy Alcohol, Smoking Alter Estradiol Levels in Hormone Therapy
Alcohol use and smoking independently and inversely predict estradiol levels in women who are postmenopausal, likely because of their involvement with liver metabolism.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Confusion as EU Advice on Vaginal Estradiol Differs from US Confusion as EU Advice on Vaginal Estradiol Differs from US
The European Medicines Agency recommends restricting use of"high-strength" estradiol creams to 4 weeks; the US FDA requires a boxed warning on all estradiol label.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - November 15, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

It's OK to Use Vaginal Estradiol Cream Longer Than 4 Weeks -- Here's Why It's OK to Use Vaginal Estradiol Cream Longer Than 4 Weeks -- Here's Why
Recent guidance stating that women should limit their use of vaginal estradiol cream for safety reasons is not based on the evidence.Medscape Ob/Gyn (Source: Medscape ObGyn and Womens Health Headlines)
Source: Medscape ObGyn and Womens Health Headlines - October 30, 2019 Category: OBGYN Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Commentary Source Type: news

Quartette (Levonorgestrel/Ethinyl Estradiol and Ethinyl Estradiol) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - October 15, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Testosterone, Estradiol Levels May Play Role in Sex Differences in Asthma
TUESDAY, Oct. 8, 2019 -- Sex hormones seem to play a role in known sex differences in asthma in adults, with the effects modified by obesity, according to a study published online Sept. 16 in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 8, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

EU Panel: Don't Use Estradiol Creams for Longer Than 4 Weeks EU Panel: Don't Use Estradiol Creams for Longer Than 4 Weeks
A European Medicines Agency committee warns against using certain estradiol creams for longer than a single period of 4 weeks to reduce the risk for adverse health effects.International Approvals (Source: Medscape PublicHealth Headlines)
Source: Medscape PublicHealth Headlines - October 7, 2019 Category: Primary Care Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Alert Source Type: news

Amabelz (Estradiol And Norethindrone Acetate Tablets) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - October 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news