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Divigel (Estradiol Topical) - Reviews, Ratings, Comments by Patients

 
 



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Below are Divigel (Estradiol Topical) reviews, ratings, comments submitted by patients and caregivers. Based on a total of 4 ratings/reviews, Divigel has an overall score of 9.75. The effectiveness score is 9.50 and the side effect score is 10. The scores are on ten point scale: 10 - best, 1 - worst. This information is not vetted and should not be cosidered as clinical evidence.
 

Divigel review by 44 year old female patient

  Rating
Overall rating:  
Effectiveness:   Considerably Effective
Side effects:   No Side Effects
  
Treatment Info
Condition / reason:   HRT
Dosage & duration:   0.1% (dosage frequency: everyday) for the period of 1 month
Other conditions:   Depression
Other drugs taken:   Lexapro and Seroquel
  
Reported Results
Benefits:   This worked better than an estrogen patch. I felt better and vagainal atrophy was almost cleared up.
Side effects:   None that I can tell.
Comments:   Rub one packet of gel on the top of either thigh daily.

 

Divigel review by 48 year old female patient

  Rating
Overall rating:  
Effectiveness:   Highly Effective
Side effects:   No Side Effects
  
Treatment Info
Condition / reason:   vaginal dryness, night sweats
Dosage & duration:   0.1% 0.5 mg taken once daily for the period of 3 months so far
Other conditions:   None
Other drugs taken:   None
  
Reported Results
Benefits:   The Night sweats are almost non-existent now - occurring very irregularly and the vaginal dryness is remarkably better.
Side effects:   I have found no side effects so far.
Comments:   Application of one gel packet once daily to either thigh. I have found that during one week of the month when the vaginal dryness is at it's peak it helps to use two packets. This was approved by my physician.

 

Divigel review by 54 year old female patient

  Rating
Overall rating:  
Effectiveness:   Highly Effective
Side effects:   No Side Effects
  
Treatment Info
Condition / reason:   Menopause
Dosage & duration:   0.1% (dosage frequency: once daily) for the period of 2 months
Other conditions:   None
Other drugs taken:   None
  
Reported Results
Benefits:   The treatment completely eliminated all annoying menopausal symptoms such as hot flashes and anxiety. I no longer wake up at night with these symptoms and can sleep soundly through the night once again.
Side effects:   There were no negative side effects whatsoever.
Comments:   Convenient topical gel is applied once daily. The only con is that it took 3 weeks before it was fully effective.

 

Divigel review by 53 year old female patient

  Rating
Overall rating:  
Effectiveness:   Highly Effective
Side effects:   No Side Effects
  
Treatment Info
Condition / reason:   menopause
Dosage & duration:   0.5% (dosage frequency: daily) for the period of 2 year
Other conditions:   mood swings, foogy thinking
Other drugs taken:   none
  
Reported Results
Benefits:   My overall mood, sense of well being, energy level was increased with better sleep pattern restored. I also noted improvement in my facial firmness and skin tone.
Side effects:   No side effects of any kind were noted or apparent from the use of this product. I have used bioidentical estrogen hormone Divigel for 2 years plus and plan to continue.
Comments:   Divigel is a topically applied Bio-Identical Hormone ( Estrogen) which I Highly Recommended. The product is applied topically at night to top of (leg) thigh. My benefits were improved mood, clarity of thought, increased energy, better sustained sleep, and mproved skin firmness and tone - even facial skin.
 


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