Which HRT is safe for vegans?

Explore the world of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) with a focus on options free from animal-derived ingredients. Discover a comprehensive list suitable for women with dietary restrictions, informed by Annie Hawkins’ summary in Post Reproductive Health

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The Importance of Understanding HRT Ingredients for Women with Dietary Restrictions

For some women with dietary restrictions, it is vital to ask questions about the product sources and animal derivatives in their HRT.

Annie Hawkins did a fantastic summary in the last edition of Post Reproductive Health – the journal of the British Menopause Society.

A Comprehensive Guide to Animal-Free HRT Options

If you weren’t sure, this is the list of all the commonly used HRTs that contain no animal-derived ingredients and are suitable for all:

  • Oestrogel Sandrena
  • Estradot Evorel Femseven
  • Lenzetto
  • Androfeme Tostran Testogel Testim
  • Estring Ovestin

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