Estrofem used for?
Estrofem stimulates the development of female sexual characteristics, and is used as part of a transgender hormone therapy for male to female transsexuals.
Estrofem for transgender treatment
Estrofem 1 mg can be used as part of a gender reassignment program for male to female transsexuals, by providing a source of oestradiol, an active form of the female hormone oestrogen. Estrofem 2mg tablets stimulate the development of female secondary sexual characteristics, such as breast development and also induce metabolic changes such as fat distribution to redefine the general body shape.
How should Estrofem be taken?
You should take Estrofem 1 mg tablets with a glass of water once a day, preferably at the same time each day, until all 28 tablets have been taken. The dose you take depends on your condition and should be as recommended by your doctor. When you have finished each pack, start the next pack immediately. You can start taking Estrofem tablets on any convenient day
Missed dose of Estrofem
If you miss a dose of Estrofem 1 mg tablets, take the tablet as soon as you remember, unless it is time to take the next dose, then skip the missed dose. Do not take a double dose.
How should Estrofem be stored?
Store Estrofem tablets in their calendar pack at room temperature below 25°C, keep away from direct sunlight and do not refrigerate.