Canterbury DHB

Context

Available Preparations

Oestrogen Alone

Trade Name

Hormone

Average Dose

Doses Available

 

PREMARIN®

Conjugated Oestrogen

0.625 mg

0.3, 0.625, 1.25 mg

 

Part charge

PROGYNOVA®

Oestradiol Valerate

1-2 mg

1 mg, 2 mg (fully funded)

Body-identical. Fully funded

ESTROFEM®

Oestradiol

1-2 mg daily

 

Body-identical.

Part charge

ESTRADOT®

Transdermal Oestradiol

25-50 mcg/day

25 mcg, 50 mcg, 100 mcg

Body-identical.

Part charge

CLIMARA®

Transdermal Oestradiol

50 mcg

50 mcg, 100 mcg

Body-identical.

Part charge

SANDRENA®

Trandermal Oestradiol Gel

1 sachet

25 mcg

Body-identical.

Unfunded

Progestogen Alone

Trade Name

Hormone

Average Dose

Doses Available

PROVERA®

Medroxyprogesterone Acetate

2.5 -5 mg

2.5 mg, 5 mg, 10 mg (fully funded)

PRIMOLUT®

Norethisterone

1 mg

5 mg (fully funded)

Utrogestan

Micronised progesterone

100 mg

100-200 mg (unfunded)

NORIDAY®

Norethisterone

1 mg

0.35 mg

Mirena IUS

Levonorgestrel

20 ug

 

Oral Contraceptive Tablets Containing Progestogen Alone

Trade Name

Hormone

Dose Available

NORIDAY®

Norethisterone

0.35 mg

MICROLUT®

Levonorgestrel

0.03 mg

Combined Oestrogen/Progestogen, Cyclical Progestogen

Trade Name

Hormone

Dose Available

TRIEQUENS®

Oestradiol, Norethisterone Acetate

1 mg/2 mg varies during month (colour coded/ 1 mg)

Combination Oestrogen And Continuous Progestogen

Trade Name

Hormone

Dose Available

KLIOVANCE®

Estradiol, Norethisterone

1 mg, 0.5 mg

KLIOGEST®

Estradiol+, Norethisterone

2 mg, 1 mg

PREMIA 2.5® continuous

Conjugated Equine Estrogens, Medroxyprogesterone Acetate

0.625 mg, 2.5 mg

PREMIA 5® continuous

Conjugated Equine Estrogens, Medroxyprogesterone Acetate

0.625 mg, 5 mg

About this Canterbury DHB document (6704):

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Issue Date:

January 2019

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January 2022

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Topic Code: 6704