Estradiol is a form of estrogen, a female sex hormone produced by the ovaries. Estrogen is necessary for many processes in the body.
Norgestimate is a form of progesterone, a female sex hormone important for the regulation of ovulation and menstruation.
Estradiol and norgestimate is a combination medicine used to treat symptoms of menopause such as hot flashes and vaginal dryness, burning, and irritation. This medicine is used in women who have not had the uterus removed (hysterectomy).
Nausea; vomiting; weight change; bleeding between menstrual periods; breast tenderness.
(estradiol and norgestimate) tablets