Active ingredients: estriol
What it is used for
INDICATION AS AT 6 JULY 2016: Vulvo-vaginal complaints due to oestrogen deficiency associated with the climacteric and the postmenopause or after ovariectomy: Atrophic vaginitis Pruritus vulvae Dyspareunia due to vulvo-vaginal atrophy As auxiliary therapy in the treatment of vaginal infections As pre-operative therapy for vulvo-vaginal surgery and during subsequent convalescence Ulcers in cases of prolapse of the uterus or vagina To avoid misinterpretation of a cytological smear
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Vaginal. This medicine is given via the vagina.
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
White to almost white homogenous cream
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient estriol
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems