Zumenon is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) estradiol. On this page you will find out more about Zumenon, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: estradiol
Information for medicine and pack size:
Zumenon 2 mg film-coated tablet, 56
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
Symptomatic treatment of oestrogen deficiency due to natural or surgical menopause in hysterectomised post menopausal women. For initiation and continuation of treatment of postmenopausal symptoms, the lowest effective dose for the shortest duration should be used with the goal being short term use. In women with an intact uteri, use of opposed therapy must be considered.
Table of characteristics
Round, biconvex, brick-red film-coated tablet with the inscription "379" on one side.
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|Dosage Form||Tablet, film coated|
|Route of administration||Oral|
1 x 28 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
2 x 28 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
3 x 28 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 30 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||No information available|
|Life time||3 Years|
This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on 1 May 2018
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
Check if you can use your medicine whilst playing sport. Search the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) database that provides information about the prohibited status of specific medications and/or the active ingredient based on the current World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited List.
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