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Osteoporosis Prevention and Treatment - Beyond Calcium
Hormone Replacement Therapy
Hormone Replacement Recommendations for Menopause


E1 = Estrone

E2 = Estradiol

E3 = Estriol

Progesterone

Testerone

DHEA

Pregnenolone




Estrone (10-20% of circulating estrogens)
Implicated in hormone-medicated cancers.

=

E1

Estradiol (10-20% of circulating estrogens)

=

E2

Estriol (60-80% of circulating estrogens)
Thought to be anti-carcinogenic; most protective
estrogen ever tested against breast cancer.
=

E3



Original Tri-Est (2.5 mg)
Original Bi-Est (2.5 mg)
Estrone (10%) 0.25 mg Estradiol (20%) 0.5 mg
Estradiol (10%) 0.25 mg Estriol (80%) 2.0 mg
Estriol (80%) 2.0 mg    


DOSAGE COMPARISON CHART*

Conjugated
Estrogens
Estriol

Tri-Est or
BiEst

Estradiol
Estradiol
Transdermal
Estropipate
Esterified
Estrogens
0.625mg

5 mg
2.5 mg
1 mg
0.05 mg/
24 hrs.
0.75 mg
0.625 mg


Medroxyprogesterone
Progesterone
2.5 - 5 mg
10 mg
100 mg
200 mg

NOTE: The above information is to be used as reference only. It in now way is indicating a
recommendation for any product, for any patient or for any clinical situation.

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