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What are conjugated estrogens vaginal cream?

Conjugated estrogens vaginal cream is prescribed to treat vaginal dryness and atrophy that can make sex uncomfortable and less pleasurable for a woman in menopause. The cream, which contains a mixture of estrogen hormones, is inserted into the vagina and absorbed through the vaginal tissues. 

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