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Available by prescription only, Enjuvia® (conjugated estrogens) is a type of hormone replacement therapy. It helps relieve symptoms of menopause, such as hot flashes and vaginal dryness, by replacing the estrogen the ovaries no longer produce. This product contains a mixture of synthetic (manufactured) estrogens. Unlike many other estrogen products, it does not contain any hormones produced by horses.
Enjuvia is taken once a day and is sold in the form of a tablet. It is generally well tolerated. However, side effects are possible and may include nausea, breast pain, and headaches, among others.
(Click Enjuvia to learn more, including why this hormone replacement medicine may not be the best choice for some women, safety issues to discuss with your healthcare provider, and what to do in cases of overdose.)
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