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How does Climara treat estrogen hormone deficiency?

Patricia Geraghty, NP
Women's Health
Climara is a patch that contains estradiol or estrogen. The estrogen is used to manage symptoms of menopause such as hot flashes and night sweats. The estrogen is absorbed through the skin in a continuous and steady dose. A new patch is applied every week.

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