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Brand name: Estalis Sequi 50/250

Estalis Sequi 50/250 is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) estradiol, estradiol + norethisterone acetate. On this page you will find out more about Estalis Sequi 50/250, 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

Active ingredient in this medicine: estradiol + norethisterone acetate

Information for medicine and pack size:
Estalis Sequi 50/250 (4 x 50 microgram/24 hours patches, 4 x 50 microgram/24 hours/250 microgram/24 hours patches), 8

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.

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What this medicine is for

For the short-term treatment of symptoms of oestrogen deficiency in menopausal women who have an intact uterus. Combination HRT should not be used in hysterectomised women because it is not needed in these women and it may increase the risk of breast cancer.

Table of characteristics
Table of characteristics
Active ingredient
Medicine schedule
4 patches Estalis oestradiol 50mcg/day (Week 1&2): Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
4 patches Estalis Sequi 50/250 (Week 3 & 4): Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
Part 1
Part 1
Visual appearance An off-white translucent patch with a removable pre-cut liner: 16cm2 round patch.
Dosage Form Drug delivery system, transdermal
Route of administration Transdermal
Part 2
Part 2
Visual appearance Rectangular patch with round corners, comprising an adhesive layer with a translucent polymeric backing on one side and a release liner on the other side.
Dosage Form Drug delivery system, transdermal
Route of administration Transdermal

There is one type of pack available.

Pack type 1
Pack type 1
Type Sachet
Storage temperature Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius
Storage conditions Do not Freeze,Refrigerate
Life time 2 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.

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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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