EVALON contains Estradiol which belongs to Estrogen derivative. It contains estrogen hormone (estradiol) which is absorbed through the skin into the bloodstream. It works by replacing estrogen that is produced by the body. This medicine is used after menopause to reduce moderate to severe hot flashes and treats moderate to severe menopausal changes in and around the vagina. It provides systemic estrogen therapy by releasing estradiol, the major estrogenic hormone secreted by the human ovary. Endogenous estrogens are responsible for the development and maintenance of the female reproductive system and secondary sexual characteristics.
Estradiol is the primary estrogen secreted prior to menopause. EVALON is absorbed through the skin and enters into the bloodstream which helps to reduce certain symptom of menopause like hot flashes, vaginal dryness, burning, and irritation. Always use this medicine exactly as instructed by your doctor. Before using this medicine, tell your doctor if you have liver, kidney or heart problems and if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. It is not recommended for use in children. The common side effects are breast pain, headache and nausea and vomiting.
USES OF EVALON:
Reduces certain symptom of menopause like hot flashes, vaginal dryness, burning, and irritation
HOW EVALON WORKS:
EVALON is a female hormone. It is absorbed through the skin and enters into the bloodstream which helps to reduce certain symptom of menopause like hot flashes, vaginal dryness, burning, and irritation
DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
Always use this medicine exactly as your doctor has directed you. It is for external use only.
SIDE EFFECTS OF EVALON:
• Breast lumps
• Unusual vaginal bleeding
• Sudden severe headaches
• Chest pain
• Shortness of breath
• Weakness and fatigue
• Breast pain
• Stomach or abdominal cramps, bloating
• Nausea, vomiting
• Hair loss
• Fluid retention
• Vaginal yeast infection
HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS:
Stick to simple normal meals and do not eat rich or spicy foods.
Drink clear or ice-cold drinks. Eat light, bland foods and avoid fried, greasy, or sweet foods.
Place a warm bottle or heated bag on your abdomen. Soak in a warm bath. Drink plenty of clear fluids and water.Soak in a warm bath.Drink plenty of clear fluids and water.
WARNING AND PRECAUTIONS:
EVALON is not recommended for use in pregnant women. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
EVALON is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
EVALON should be used with caution in patients suffering from active kidney diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.
EVALON is not recommended in patients with active liver diseases. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
Do not use if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to Estradiol.
EVALON is not recommended in patients had heart attack. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
Inform your doctor if you have or had,
Unexplained vaginal bleeding
Any other health conditions, such as asthma, epilepsy, diabetes, migraine, endometriosis, lupus, swelling of face and tongue, or problems with your heart, liver, thyroid, kidneys, or high calcium levels in your blood
Tell your doctor if you are using any other vaginal tablets or creams
Drug : Estradiol
Pharmacological Category : Estrogen derivative
Therapeutic Indication : Reduces certain symptom of menopause
Dosage Forms : Tablet, Gel, Patch
Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.
FAQ’s ABOUT EVALON:
Q: What is EVALON used for?
A: It is used to treat and prevent hot flushes in women after menopause.
Q: When EVALON should not be used?
A: It is not recommended if you have unusual vaginal bleeding, liver problems, or bleeding disorder. Consult your doctor for advice before using.
Q: What happens in menopause?
A: Menopause is defined as an absence of menstrual periods for 12 months, results in the reduction of circulating estrogen.