Evorel Sequi (Estradiol/Norethisterone) Patches 8 is a Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT). It contains two female hormones an Oestrogen-Estradiol and a Progestogen-Norethisterone. It is used for the symptoms of menopause and to prevent osteoporosis. It is only used in women who still have a womb.
Keep out of reach and sight of children. Do not store above 25 degrees Celcius.
To read the patient information leaflet for this product click here https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/PIL.2918.latest.pdf
Always use this medicine exactly as instructed by your doctor. Please read the patient information leaflet before use.
The patches need to be changed twice a week, your patch must be changed on the same two days every week. You must use the patches in the right order. Week 1 and 2 use the four Evorel 50 patches one at a time. Weeks 3 and 4 use the four Evorel Conti patches one at a time. As soon as you remove your fourth Evorel 50 patch, replace it with the first Evorel Conti patch.
The patch is to be applied to a hairless area of skin below the waist, ideally the thigh or bottom.
Do not apply the patch to the following:
Follow the instruction in the patient leaflet on how to apply and remove the patch.
The active ingredients in Evorel Sequi (Estradiol/Norethisterone) Patches 8 are Estradiol 3.2mg and Norethisterone 11.2mg. The other ingredients are Duro-Tak 387-2287 (this makes the patches sticky), Guar Gum and Hostaphan MN19 (backing film).
Please read the patient information leaflet before starting this medication.
If you experience any of the side effects listed in the patient information leaflet or not listed in the leaflet please consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Please give your doctor a full medical history to ensure the appropriate medication is prescribed.