conjugated estrogens vaginal cream, Premarin Vaginal Cream

  • Pharmacy Author:
    Omudhome Ogbru, PharmD

    Dr. Ogbru received his Doctorate in Pharmacy from the University of the Pacific School of Pharmacy in 1995. He completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency at the University of Arizona/University Medical Center in 1996. He was a Professor of Pharmacy Practice and a Regional Clerkship Coordinator for the University of the Pacific School of Pharmacy from 1996-99.

  • Medical and Pharmacy Editor: Jay W. Marks, MD
    Jay W. Marks, MD

    Jay W. Marks, MD

    Jay W. Marks, MD, is a board-certified internist and gastroenterologist. He graduated from Yale University School of Medicine and trained in internal medicine and gastroenterology at UCLA/Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.

Is conjugated estrogens vaginal cream safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?

Estrogens should be avoided during pregnancy since they increase the risk of fetal abnormalities.

Estrogens are secreted in milk and cause unpredictable effects in the infant. In general, they should not be used by women who are breastfeeding.

What else should I know about conjugated estrogens vaginal cream?

What preparations of conjugated estrogens vaginal cream are available?

0.625 mg/gram

How should I keep conjugated estrogens vaginal cream stored?

The cream should be stored at room temperature, 15-30 C (59-86 F).

Reference: FDA Prescribing Information

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