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FDA Insists Estrogen Products are Hazardous

Monday, 17 November 2008 19:41
The Food and Drug Administration has announced that manufacturers of drugs that contain either oestrogen alone or both oestrogen and progestogen together for the treatment of symptoms associated with menopause must include a new warning on the labels. The warning must state that the drugs may increase the risk of heart attacks, strokes, blood clots, and breast cancer.

FDA insists oestrogen products for menopause carry a warning   Brit Med Journal 2003 (Jan 18);   326 (7381):   126