Review of the best according to the editors. About the selection criteria. The the material is subjective, is not advertising and is not serves as a guide to the purchase. Before purchase is needed consultation with a specialist.
Many are used to using the terms “menopause” and “menopause” in as synonyms. But in fact they point to various periods in a woman’s life. Climax is a general state of extinction reproductive function, and menopause is the last menstruation. What happens to the body after this has a profound effect on physical and psychological state of a woman.
Menopause is always accompanied by a change in the hormonal background. First of all, it affects the functioning of the ovaries. For rare women this period passes without any changes. Most of sharply reacts to hormonal fluctuations.
Facilitate the fate of the fair sex during menopause possibly with the help of well-chosen drugs and special funds. Often resort to hormone replacement therapy (HRT) or taking phytoestrogens. Not without vitamin and mineral complexes and sedatives. Our experts conducted a study and ranked the best of them.
- A review of menopause drugs
- The best hormonal drugs
- Ovestin Suppositories
- The best phytoestrogens
- Qi Klim
- Klimaktoplan N
- The best vitamin and mineral preparations
- Doppelherz Asset Menopause
- Ortomol Femin
- Complivit Calcium D3 Gold
- The best sedatives
- Evalar Formula of Calm Tryptophan
A review of menopause drugs
|Nomination||a place||Name of product||price|
|hormonal drugs for menopause||1||Femoston||1 046 rub.|
|3||Klimen||1 205 rub.|
|4||Angelique||1 214 rub.|
|5||Ovestin Suppositories||1 067 rub.|
|phytoestrogens for menopause||1||Climadinone||469 rub|
|3||Qi Klim||310 rub|
|5||Klimaktoplan N||543 rub|
|vitamin and mineral preparations for menopause||1||Menopace||RUB 1,047|
|2||Doppelherz Asset Menopause||524 rub|
|3||Ortomol Femin||2 890 rub.|
|4||Complivit Calcium D3 Gold||563 rub|
|5||Femicaps||1 611 rub.|
|sedatives for menopause||1||Dormiplant||392 rub|
|4||Evalar Formula of Calm Tryptophan||817 rub|
The best hormonal drugs
Adjust hormonal balance using complex agents containing progestogens (progesterone) and estrogens. At the same time, drugs with the maximum low but effective estrogen content.
The first place in the review is taken by the hormonal drug for menopause. Femoston. It is produced in the Netherlands. It is released at 5 dosages that are selected individually for each woman. This is a combination drug containing 17β-estradiol (estrogenic component) and dydrogesterone (gestagen component).
Femoston in any dosage is available in round tablets in film sheath, of which there are always 28 pieces in the package. Take the drug strictly on the days of the week. Initially choose convenient time and in the future always adhere to it. On the back the blister side shows the sequence using the arrow. This HRT drug is considered one of the mildest in action.
In the reviews, women note that with the help of Femoston they were able to safely survive the onset of menopause. Symptom relief felt after 10 days from the start of use. Our experts included Femoston in the review as it effectively restores hormonal background and significantly improves the quality of life. With his help women feel younger and healthier.
- convenient application scheme;
- tablets are easily swallowed;
- eliminate “hot flashes” and other unpleasant symptoms;
- prevention of osteoporosis;
- prevention of heart and vascular diseases.
- a large list of contraindications and possible side effects.
In second place is the German drug Cycle-Proginova. This hormone contains estradiol. valerate converted to 17β-estradiol and norgestrel (derivative progesterone). The last component is important for prevention pathological growth of the inner layer of the uterus and oncopathology endometrium.
Cyclo-Proginova is a round dragee: there are white 11 pieces, and light brown – 10 pieces. Each pack Designed for 21 days of use. After that done a week break and begin the next pack. Women with menopause is allowed to start taking this remedy any day cycle.
According to reviews taken by Cyclo-Proginova during menopause, this the tool really works. Depressions, depressive condition. Cyclo-Proginova deserves its place in the review, since, with his competent appointment as a specialist, it’s good affects women’s health. The drug does not affect weight gain, does not increase appetite, is comfortable to use. And if a woman forgets to take a dose, then this can be done in the next 24 hours.
- estradiol is supplemented with norgestrel;
- comfortable little pills;
- improves a psychoemotional state;
- eliminates the tides.
- an awesome amount of contraindications and possible side.
Third place review went to the French drug Clement. The drug contains estradiol valerate and cyproterone acetate (progesterone derivative). Thanks to the last component the risk of developing atypical pathological proliferation is reduced endometrium. The drug is prescribed for a lack of estrogen with the onset of menopause.
Klimen is issued in the form of a dragee: 11 pieces of white color and 10 – pink. Take 1 tablet every day. On a blister in a circle there are instructions with the arrow, and the days of the week are also prescribed. It is advisable to take the medicine at the same time. Many women from personal experience note that it is better to do this before bedtime. In this case, the fluctuations of hormones will not become very worried in the afternoon.
Reviews about the drug are mostly positive. we included Klimen in the review as it effectively eliminates negative manifestations after menopause. But at the same time women note that the action will not come immediately. However, when sufficient accumulation of hormones in the body is sure to improve sleep, nervousness will be eliminated, “tides” will become less worry.
- good combination of hormones;
- convenient packaging;
- dragee is easily swallowed;
- helps to cope with the negative manifestations of menopause.
- not sold in all pharmacies.
The fourth place in the review is occupied by the German drug Angelique. Contains 17β-estradiol and synthetic progestogen – drospirenone. The first is necessary to replace estrogens in the body of a woman after onset of menopause. And thanks to the second one you can control acyclic bleeding and prevent pathological proliferation endometrium.
Angelique is available in small film-coated tablets. pinkish gray shell. For convenience, the packaging is enclosed cardboard pocket for a blister. Putting pills in there, you can always carry. Take one tablet every day. Drinking all 28 pieces, the next day they start a new pack of the drug Angelique
In reviews, women often mention that this hormonal the drug eliminates edema, reduces sweating, normalizes emotional state and does not provoke weight gain. Angelique is included in the review as a drug that brings back the joy of life women with menopause.
- a good combination of estradiol and drospirenone;
- convenient blister;
- small tablets that are easy to swallow;
- Effectively eliminates menopausal symptoms.
- with prolonged use can cause complications.
Closes the review of hormones Ovestin in suppositories. It is made in the Netherlands. The drug contains estriol. It compensates for the lack of estrogen in women during after menopause and weakens the concomitant symptomatology. Ovestin is especially good at treatment of pathologies from the genitourinary system.
One suppository contains 0.5 mg of estriol. The drug is administered in vagina at night before going to bed. In the first weeks suppositories are used every day and then gradually reduced dose, focusing on the relief of symptoms. Maintenance dose – This is 1 suppository 2 times in 7 days.
Women in reviews highly praise this drug as it effectively eliminates itching and dryness in the vagina, and also solves such a delicate problem as urinary incontinence. Ovestin deservedly included in the review of drugs for HRT in menopause, as it acts locally, positive dynamics develops from it almost after the first candle, and the side ones are extremely seldom.
- topical HRT preparation;
- solves the problem of urinary incontinence;
- relieves dryness, itching and burning in the vagina;
- convenient application scheme.
- mild irritation may appear at first mucous membrane.
The best phytoestrogens
Some women are afraid to take hormonal drugs or they have a number of contraindications, so gynecologists can offer them phytoestrogen intake. The components of such tools have plant origin but have estrogen-like act.
The first place in the review is the German drug Klimadinon. it herbal remedy containing tsimitsifugu. At the systematic use of this phytoestrogen is possible substantially weaken all symptoms that occur after menopause.
Klimadinon can be bought in drops or tablets. Determine exact time for admission and adhere to it throughout course. A single dose is 30 drops or 1 tablet. Such doses per day you need to take 2 times. And also there is Klimadinon Uno. His just take 1 time per day. The tablets are swallowed whole washed down with half a glass of water without gases.
In the reviews, women note that the therapeutic effect of Climadinone occurs 2 weeks after the start of treatment. Our experts included it in the review because it gently acts on the body can effectively eliminate vegetovascular and psycho-emotional disorders in menopause that bother women and cause severe discomfort.
- standardized extract of cimicifuga in the composition;
- several forms of release;
- single use (if Klimadinon Uno is selected);
- removes anxiety, increased irritability;
- improves the quality of sleep;
- eliminates the “tides”;
- does not thicken the endometrium.
- the effect develops only after 2 weeks from the beginning therapy.
The French dietary supplement Inoclim is located in second place review. This dietary supplement with estrogen-like action. The main active ingredient of Inoclim is soybean extract, rich in genistin and daidzin. Due to this, this tool very similar to synthetic estrogens.
Inoclim is available in the form of small, bean-shaped capsules Pink colour. Their packaging contains 30 pieces. Use dietary supplements 1-2 capsules per day during the main meal. Inoclim no side effects like sex hormones. He is not able to stimulate hyperplasia of the genital tract mucosa, and also does not contribute the occurrence of hormone-dependent neoplasms.
Women in their reviews note that Inoclim swallows easily, no unpleasant side effects. He fights quite successfully palpitations, excessive sweating, sensations of heat, therefore included in a review of menopause remedies. But women say that in severe menopause alone phytoestrogens can not do.
- natural composition;
- does not have such side effects as hormones;
- capsules are convenient to use;
- gently removes unpleasant symptoms during menopause.
- in severe cases, it may be ineffective.
The next place of the review went to the phytopreparation Qi-Klim. is he manufactured in Russia by the pharmaceutical company Evalar. Acting component – tsimitsifugi dry extract. This phytoestrogen is extremely necessary for menopause, when female production decreases sharply the body of estrogen, and on the other hand increases secretion luteinizing and follicle-stimulating hormones.
Qi-Klim is available in the form of small pink tablets in shell. Take them 1 piece in the morning and evening, adhering to certain schedule. Chew tablets should not be. Swallow them whole and washed down with half a glass of water. Duration treatment should be determined by your doctor.
The fair sex who stepped over menopause, reviews say that the effect of Qi-Klim develops gradually – after about 2-4 weeks of treatment. We made this herbal remedy is in review because it effectively fights against psychoemotional and vegetative-vascular disorders arising with menopause.
- estrogen-like effect;
- sedative properties;
- eliminates the “tides”, excessive sweating;
- tablets are easy to swallow.
- the result becomes noticeable after 2-4 weeks of treatment.
The fourth place of the review went to the Russian biologically active supplement Estrovel. She has a complex composition. Along with phytoestrogens (soy isoflavones) it contains vitamins, trace elements and other beneficial substances. This combined dietary supplement helps women with menopause continue to live an active, joyful life.
Estrovel is available in sand-colored capsules. They are small easy to swallow. But some women are confused by the specific smell, after opening the blister. Take this remedy for menopause 1-2 capsules daily with meals. Duration of use – 2 months. If necessary, after a month break, take renew.
Women in the reviews note that miracles can not be expected from Estrovel worth, but menopausal symptoms this remedy can substantially make it easier. Our experts decided to include it in the review, since it has a balanced composition, gently affects the female body with menopause, it has practically no side effects and does not provoke weight gain.
- complex composition;
- stabilizes the psycho-emotional state;
- increases sexual activity;
- Eliminates fatigue.
- the action is not immediately noticeable.
Homeopathic remedy closes the review of phytoestrogens Klimaktoplan N. It is made in Germany. The drug contains tsimitsifugu and other natural components. Klimaktoplan N is called fight the main manifestations of postmenopausal syndrome.
It is available in the form of small white lozenges. They have a sweet taste. The package contains 100 pieces. At a time take 1-2 tablets. Repeat administration three times a day. Pill slowly dissolve in the oral cavity before or after meals for 30 minutes. The duration of treatment with the drug should be determined by the doctor. The average therapeutic course is 3-4 months.
In reviews of the fair sex, they note that Climactoplan N, although it does not act quickly, but noticeably with time makes life easier during menopause. Our experts included it in the review, since it has a natural composition, it is conveniently taken and brings women back to normal.
- tsimitsifuga and other useful components in the composition;
- the tablets dissolve easily;
- does not provoke adverse reactions;
- Effectively eliminates menopausal symptoms.
- the effect develops gradually.
The best vitamin and mineral preparations
Hormone therapy is used primarily in menopause. However, the comprehensive maintenance of women’s health is imperative include vitamins, minerals, and amino acids.
The first place in the review is taken by the combined drug Menopeis. It is produced in the UK. As part of this tool there are vitamins (11 pieces), minerals (9 pieces) and amino acids (2 pieces). Such a complex, along with other means helps women fight the menopause symptom complex.
Menopace is a dark green hard gelatin capsules. They are taken 1 time per day in 1 piece. Do it during main meal or immediately after it. You can drink vitamins water or other cold drink. Easy to swallow capsules have no unpleasant odors.
The fair sex in the reviews note that Menopace helps them cope with the “tides”, increased sweating, vaginal dryness, mood swings and other unpleasant symptoms in menopause. Our experts contributed Menopace in review as this drug has a balanced composition and well tolerated by female organisms.
- a complete complex of vitamins, minerals, amino acids;
- easy to swallow capsules;
- improve appearance;
- reduce symptoms during menopause.
- capsules taken on an empty stomach can cause nausea.
Doppelherz Asset Menopause
Our experts gave the second place to the German complex Doppelherz Asset Menopause. This dietary supplement along with vitamins and calcium contains soy isoflavones that are close in chemical structure estradiol produced by women. This complex reduces the risk of female cyclic functional disorders processes.
Doppelherz Active Menopause is available in the form of rather large beige tablets with dividing line. In a package of 30 pieces. Enough for 1 month of use, since tablets are taken 1 piece 1 time a day. They need to be washed down with a sufficient amount of water. Chew tablets are not worth it. They swallow normally, but if If you have difficulties, you can break the tablet into 2 parts.
Reviews on Doppelherz Active Menopause are found mainly positive. This dietary supplement is deservedly included in the review, since the background of its use, tides and sweating decrease, calms down nervous system, improves the condition of hair, skin, nails. The drug is well tolerated, almost no side effects arise.
- soy isoflavones in the composition;
- relieve the main symptoms of menopause;
- improve appearance;
- practically do not cause side effects.
- the tablets are quite large.
Another German complex Ortomol Femin is located on third position review. Contains enough phytoestrogens (isoflavones from soybeans, lingans from flax seeds), essential vitamins and minerals for women. He is prescribed for nutritional therapy of menopausal symptoms.
Ortmol Femin is available in small capsules. Take them by 1 piece 2 times a day with meals. Washed down with a glass still water. Duration of admission is 4 weeks. At the need for use can be repeated. Start taking it advisable with the onset of the first symptoms of menopause.
In reviews of the Ortomol Femin complex, women note that they It’s convenient to take these vitamins. They like the result from their application. Our experts included this complex in the review, since with its help it is possible to reduce discomfort during “tides”, the emotional and physical are quickly stabilized state.
- thoughtful composition;
- improves the quality of life during menopause;
- capsules are easy to swallow.
- individual intolerance to individual components.
Complivit Calcium D3 Gold
The fourth place in the review went to dietary supplement Complivit Calcium D3 Gold. Its manufacturer is Russian – Pharmstandard. When developing this means manufacturers took into account hormonal changes, occurring in the body of a woman with the onset of menopause. Dietary supplement contains calcium, vitamin D3, K1, isoflavone genistein.
Calcium D3 Gold from Complivit is available in the form of rather large white coated tablets. But they have an oval, streamlined, therefore swallowed almost without problems. Take them 1 piece per day. Do this while eating. The minimum course of treatment is 1 month. After a break, use possibly repeat.
Many women in the reviews note that this tool is actually fact helped them to feel better with menopause. Complies Calcium D3 Gold is included in the review because it not only improves mood and reduces hot flashes, but also strengthens bones and teeth, supports healthy joints, enhances collagen synthesis.
- balanced composition;
- facilitates the manifestation of menopause;
- strengthens bones;
- improves appearance.
- rather large pills.
Closes the review of vitamin-mineral supplements Femicaps. It is produced in Finland. Contains Vitamins B6, E, Magnesium, polyunsaturated fatty acids and extracts of medicinal plants. Recommended for correcting the condition of women during violations hormonal balance in menopause.
Femicaps is available in the form of capsules of light brown color. They relatively large, but due to the fact that they have a streamlined shape, easy to swallow. Take them in 2 pieces 2 times a day in food Time. Drink the product with a sufficient amount of water. The duration of the therapeutic course is 2-3 months.
In the reviews, women note that Femicaps deserves attention. If you pin your hopes only on this dietary supplement, then it may not live up to expectations, but if taken in combination with others means, then the positive dynamics will not take long. Femicaps is deservedly in the review because it contains useful for female health components and practically does not cause side.
- unloaded, but balanced composition;
- capsules are easy to swallow;
- improves overall health;
- skin, hair and nails look better.
- allergic reactions are possible.
The best sedatives
With menopause, women become especially irritable, they have trouble sleeping, and they are often disturbed panic attacks. In this case, you can not do without the use of sedatives.
In the first place of the review was the German drug Dormiplant. is he contains dry rhizome extract with valerian roots and dry lemon balm leaf extract. This combined vegetable the drug has an excellent calming effect. His recommended for nervousness and difficulty falling asleep, which often occur during menopause.
Dormiplant is a film-coated tablet blue shell. Their size is small, they are swallowed with ease. The tablets smell strongly of valerian. With insomnia It is recommended to take 2 tablets 30 minutes before bedtime. At psychoemotional excitability – 2 in the morning and evening. The therapeutic course can be 6-8 weeks.
Reviews about the drug are mostly positive. Women note that with the help of Dormiplant they sleep better and calmly react to the outside world. Our experts included it in review, since the drug has a natural composition, gently acts on the body and practically does not cause adverse reactions.
- natural composition;
- tablets are easy to take;
- perfectly soothing;
- normalize sleep.
- not sold in all pharmacies.
German homeopathic remedy Nervochel takes second review position. They are used for increased nervous excitability, neurosis-like reactions in menopause, sleep disturbances, and sleep
Nervochel is available in the form of medium-sized tablets. They white, sweet to the taste. The jar contains 50 tablets. Accept medicine 3 times a day 20 minutes before meals or after 60 minutes after eating. One tablet at a time is enough. She is held under tongue until completely dissolved. The course of treatment may be 2-3 weeks.
In the reviews, women note that the results are noticeable after 10-14 days of therapy. Nervochel helps calm down and fall asleep, and over time, insomnia attacks stop. Also this homeopathic remedy relieves constant anxiety, nervousness and depression, for which it turned out review.
- homeopathic composition;
- small pills;
- does not cause adverse reactions;
- relieves insomnia;
- improves the general condition.
- the action develops gradually.
In Slovenia, Persen sedative is produced, which located in the third position of the review. It contains dry extracts of valerian, lemon balm and mint. The drug is positioned as a sedative and antispasmodic. Its recommended take with insomnia and irritability arising from menopause.
Persen is available in dark brown tablets. shell. Due to their small size, they are easy to swallow. A fairly dense shell protects from a pronounced aftertaste valerian. With nervousness and irritability, 2-3 are prescribed tablets 2-3 times a day. With insomnia – 2-3 tablets for 30-60 minutes to the planned vacation.
Reviews about the drug are mostly good. We turned on its review, since Persen provides relaxation, eliminates feeling anxious and normalizes sleep. The drug acts gently, not makes the head heavy and does not overshadow the consciousness. When course the use of this tool women even with menopause remain shame-resistant.
- good composition;
- acts gently, does not inhibit;
- well calms, normalizes a dream;
- small tablets are easy to swallow.
- contains lactose.
Evalar Formula of Calm Tryptophan
The fourth place in the review went to the Russian drug Formula Calm from Evalar. It contains L-tryptophan (essential amino acid), as well as vitamins B5 and B6. These are the most necessary substances that are responsible for mood and sleep. They contribute the development of the “hormone of happiness.” For women with menopause, their balance especially important.
Happiness formula for sale in a bottle containing 60 capsules white color. It is recommended to take this remedy in 1-2 capsules 2 times a day, regardless of food intake. Duration use – at least 4 weeks. If there is such a need, then therapeutic course may be extended.
Reviews about the tool Formula of calmness are found mostly positive. Women note that with these capsules they quickly pass nervous tension, a sense of anxiety and nervousness. The formula of calm from Evalar is deservedly located in review, because in the afternoon it improves mood and performance for due to production of serotonin, and at night sleep quality due to production melatonin.
- safe composition;
- convenient application scheme;
- relief both day and night;
- normalization of sleep, even with a single use.
- intolerance to individual components.
The Czech drug Novo-Passit closes the review of sedatives. The medicine has a combined composition. There are herbs in it: valerian, lemon balm, St. John’s wort, hawthorn, elderberry, hops, passionflower. And also the composition is supplemented with guaifenesin, which has anxiolytic effect.
The drug is available in fairly large tablets of green colors. Take them 1 piece 3 times a day before meals. At if necessary, the doctor may recommend taking 2 at a time pills. If nausea occurs, it is advisable to take the drug after meal. Tablets can be replaced with a solution that is consumed. undiluted or diluted in a small amount of water.
In the reviews, women note that Novo-Passit effectively helps fight anxiety, tension, fears and insomnia. Our experts included it in the review because, despite the good effect, after Novo-Passit there is no inhibition, drowsiness during the day. And this tool does not provoke addiction.
- combined composition;
- there is a choice of a tablet or solution;
- calms, but does not make inhibited;
- does not provoke addiction.
- do not drink alcohol during therapy.
Attention! This rating is subjective, not advertising and does not serve as a guide to the purchase. Before the purchase consultation with a specialist is necessary.