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Oestrogen

Oestrogen is a hormone which is used

  • to treat hot flushes in women
  • to treat vaginal dryness, itching, or burning
  • to prevent osteoporosis
  • to relieve symptoms of low estrogen in young women
  • to relieve the symptoms of certain types of breast and prostate cancer

 

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