Hormone Replacement and Osteoporosis Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

ibandronate Ibandronate

Ibandronate is in the group of medicines called bisphosphonates (bis FOS fo nayts). It alters the cycle of bone formation and breakdown in the body. Ibandron...learn more »

estradiol vaginal (local) Estradiol Vaginal (local)

Estradiol is a form of estrogen, a female sex hormone the regulates many processes in the body...learn more »

conjugated estrogens and medroxyprogesterone Conjugated Estrogens And Medroxyprogesterone

Conjugated estrogens are a mixture of estrogen hormones. Estrogen is a female sex hormone produced by the ovaries that is necessary for many processes in the...learn more »

esterified estrogens and methyltestosterone Esterified Estrogens And Methyltestosterone

Esterified estrogens are female sex hormones necessary for many processes in the body...learn more »

ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone (HRT) Ethinyl Estradiol And Norethindrone (HRT)

Ethinyl estradiol is a form of estrogen. Estrogen is a female sex hormone necessary for many processes in the body...learn more »

etidronate Etidronate

Etidronate is in a group of medicines called bisphosphonates (bis FOS fo nayts). It alters the cycle of bone formation and breakdown in the body...learn more »

estropipate Estropipate

Estropipate is a form of estrogen. Estrogen is a female sex hormone necessary for many processes in the body...learn more »

esterified estrogens Esterified Estrogens

Estrogen is a female sex hormone necessary for many processes in the body...learn more »

conjugated estrogens (oral) Conjugated Estrogens (oral)

Estrogen is a female sex hormone produced by the ovaries. Estrogen is necessary for many processes in the body...learn more »

estradiol transdermal Estradiol Transdermal

Estradiol is a form of estrogen, a female sex hormone the regulates many processes in the body...learn more »

estradiol vaginal (systemic) Estradiol Vaginal (systemic)

Estradiol is a form of estrogen. Estrogen is a female sex hormone necessary for many processes in the body...learn more »

estradiol topical (for use on skin) Estradiol Topical (for Use On Skin)

Estradiol is a form of estrogen, a female sex hormone that regulates many processes in the body...learn more »

calcium carbonate Calcium Carbonate

Calcium is a mineral that is found naturally in foods. Calcium is necessary for many normal functions of the body, especially bone formation and maintenance....learn more »





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