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Prempro is a prescription medication approved to treat menopausal symptoms in women who still have a uterus. This medication contains a mixture of natural estrogen hormones, as well as a progestin hormone. Prempro comes in tablet form and is taken once a day. Possible side effects of the drug include headaches, breast pain, and back pain.
What Is Prempro?Prempro™ (conjugated estrogens/medroxyprogesterone) is a prescription medication that contains a mixture of natural estrogen hormones (the same hormones in Premarin®), along with a progestin hormone. It is approved for the following uses:
- Treating moderate to severe hot flashes due to menopause
- Treating moderate to severe itching, burning, or dryness in or around the vagina due to menopause
- Preventing osteoporosis in postmenopausal women.