Estriol Pharmacology


About Estriol
One of the three main naturally occurring estrogens, Estrogen replacement.
Mechanism of Action of Estriol
Pharmacokinets of Estriol
Onset of Action for Estriol
Duration of Action for Estriol
7 days.
Half Life of Estriol
Side Effects of Estriol
Local genital irritation and burning.
Contra-indications of Estriol
Precarcinomatous lesions of vulva or vagina. Breast, genital or oestrogen dependent carcinoma. Thromboembolic disorders. Cerebrovascular disease, undiagnosed vaginal bleeding.
Special Precautions while taking Estriol
In infectious pruritis of vulvae give specific therapy.

Pregnancy Related Information
Old Age Related Information
May be used.
Breast Feeding Related Information
Children Related Information
Indications for Estriol
Senile or atrophic vaginitis. Preoperative preparation of the vagina. Dyspareunia in menopausal states.
Interactions for Estriol
Interactions seen only when used systemically. Now-a-days only used locally as a cream.
Oral anticoagulants : Anticoagulant effect antagonized.

Typical Dosage for Estriol
Adults: 1 applicatorful applied intravaginally once or twice daily for 1-2 weeks, gradually reduced to 1/2-1 applicatorful twice daily for 1-2 weeks. Maintenance: 1 applicatorful 1-3 times weekly after complete restoration of vaginal mucosa.
Children: Not recommended.
Schedule of Estriol
Storage Requirements for Estriol
Effects of Missed Dosage of Estriol
Effects of Overdose of Estriol

Home Delivery for Estriol in Your City

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However, we do publish a comprehensive directory of Pharmacies, Chemists and Druggists in cities all over India. You can use this directory to find the medicine stores in your city (or area) that provide home delivery services for estriol and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for estriol may be free or they may cost you depending on the pharmacy and the minimum order requirements. It would be best to get this clarified while placing the order.

Please be aware that you should take estriol only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for estriol before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for estriol with the pharmacy.

Estriol is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for estriol might be better known than estriol itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have estriol in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for estriol.