Drug products: Activelle, Activelle®, Angemin®, Climara, Climodien, Cliovelle, Delestrogen, Divigel®, Divina® Plus, Duova, Estalis, Estalis®, Estradiol Implant, Estradot, Estradot®, Eviana, Evopad, Evopad 25, Evorel, Evorel 100, Evorel 25, Evorel 50, Evorel®, Femanest®, Femanor®, Femasekvens®, Indivina, Indivina®, Kliogest®, Lafamme, Lenzetto, Meno-Implant, Noresmea, Novofem®, Oestring®, Progynon®, Qlaira, Sequidot®, Systen 50, Trisekvens, Trisekvens®, Trivina®, Vagifem, Vagifem®, Zoely
ATC code: G03AA14, G03AB08, G03CA03, G03FA01, G03FA12, G03FA15, G03FA17, G03FB05, G03FB06
Substances: estradiol, estradiol 3-acetate, estradiol hemihydrate, estradiol valerate
Except during medical assisted gender transition, the substance is only used by women and thus analyses on sex or gender differences have not been considered relevant.
Estradiol is a natural steroidal estrogen primarily used alone or in combination in hormone replacement therapy or to prevent osteoporosis in postmenopausal women with a high risk of future fractures [1-2]. It is also used during medical assisted gender transition .
Date of litterature search: 2017-03-21
Reviewed by: Mia von Euler
Approved by: Karin Schenck-Gustafsson