Estradiol Dipropionate


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Estradiol Dipropionate

 

a medicinal agent of the class of hormonal preparations. Like other preparations that have estrogenic activity, estradiol dipropionate is used to treat such disorders as amenorrhea, climacteric disturbances, and ovarian dysfunction. It is taken intramuscularly in the form of a 0.1-percent solution in oil.

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