Estradiol Valerate description:
Estradiol valerate is anti estrogen steroids which is used in Hormone Replacement Therapy in postmenopausal women who have had a hysterectomy Estradiol valerate contains a hormone which is similar to the hormone oestrogen that is produced by the body . When women go through the menopause , levels of oestrogen become low . This leads to symptoms such as hot flushes , night sweats and dryness of the vagina . Estradiol valerate helps to replace the low levels of oestrogen which may help to relieve the symptoms of the menopause . This is known as hormone replacement therapy .
Estradiol valerate is a female estrogen hormone . It works by replacing natural estrogens in a woman who can no longer produce enough estrogen . It works for advanced prostate cancer by antagonizing male hormones . Treating certain symptoms of menopause ( eg , hot flashes , vaginal itching , burning , or dryness ) . It is used to treat low levels of estrogen caused by certain conditions . It may be used to treat certain types of prostate cancer ( advanced androgen dependent ) . It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor .