THE SOLUTION TO BOTHERSOME MENOPAUSAL SYMPTOMS

Hot flushes/night sweats & vaginal dryness due to menopause or perimenopausal state are common complaints that interfere with sleep, intimacy & the bodies thermoregulatory system. Comprehensive Care offers a detailed discussion of the most up to date non hormonal & hormonal treatment options to improve quality of life. Our Physicians and Advanced Practice Nurses are experienced in evaluating our patients on an individual basis and formulating a treatment plan that is tailored to their specific needs. We have expertise with assisting women decipher the many options available & are committed to ongoing education & support through this process.  

Some commonly used hormonal & non- hormonal options for hot flushes & vaginal dryness are listed below:

HOT FLUSHES/NIGHT SWEATS:  Hormonal

  • Premarin (oral estrogen)/Prempro (oral estrogen & progesterone) 
  • Bijuva (oral estradiol & progesterone 1mg/100mg) FDA approved Bio Identical 
  • Vivelle-Dot (transdermal estrogen)
  • Evamist (estradiol spray/ transdermal)
  • Divigel (plant- based estradiol gel/ transdermal)
  • Duavee (oral estrogen/conjugated /bazedoxifene)- favorable anti-estrogenic effect on breast tissue

HOT FLUSHES/NIGHT SWEATS: Non-Hormonal

  • Relizen* (pollen extract of a Swedish flower) oral
  • Brisdelle (low dose Paroxetine SSRI) oral
  • Clonidine (oral)

HOT FLUSHES & VAGINAL DRYNESS: Hormonal

  • Femring (vaginal ring/ estrogen & progesterone)

VAGINAL DRYNESS: Hormonal

  • Premarin/Estrace (vaginal estrogen cream/applicator)
  • Vagifem/Yuvafem (vaginal estrogen suppository/ applicator)
  • Imvexxy 5mcg & 10mcg (vaginal estrogen ovule/ no applicator)
  • Estring (vaginal estrogen ring/ replace every 3mo)

VAGINAL DRYNESS: Non-Hormonal

  • Revaree* (hyaluronic acid/ vaginal ovule)
  • Intrarosa (prasterone (steroid)/ vaginal cream)
  • Osphena (SERM) oral daily tablet
  • Mona Lisa Touch (Laser)

*Not RX

Please call our office for an appointment to address any of the following in further detail.