February 24, 2022

Licensed HRT Preparations

The following HRT preparations are available for prescription via the NHS.

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Sequential Regimens

Method of Delivery Name Oestrogen Progestogen
Oral Tablets Elleste Duet Estradiol 1mg and 2mg Norethisterone 1mg
Femoston Estradiol 1mg and 2 mg Dydrogesterone 10mg
Novofem Estradiol 1mg Norethisterone 1mg
Tridestra Estradiol 2mg Medroxyprogesterone 20mg
Trisequens Estradiol 2mg/2mg/1mg Norethisterone 1mg
Patch Evorel Sequi Estradiol 50mcg Norethisterone 170mcg
FemSeven Sequi Estradiol 50mcg Levonorgestrel 7mcg


Continuous Regimens

Method of Delivery Name Oestrogen Progestogen
Oral Tablets Bijuve Estradiol 1mg Micronised Progesterone 100mg
Elleste Duet Conti Estradiol 2mg Norethisterone 1mg
Femoston Conti Estradiol 500mcg and 1mg Dydrogesterone 2.5mg and 5mg
Indivina Estradiol 1mg and 2mg Medroxyprogesterone 2.5mg and 5mg
Kliofem Estradiol 2mg Norethisterone 1mg
Kliovance Estradiol 1mg Norethisterone 500mcg
Premique Conjugated oestrogen 300mcg Medroxyprogesterone 1.5mg
Livial Tibilone 2.5mg Gonadomimetic
Patch Evorel Conti Estradiol 50mcg Norethisterone 170mcg
Femseven Conti Estradiol 50mcg Levonorgestrel 7mcg
Nuvelle TS Estradiol 50mcg Levonorgestrel 20mcg



Oestrogen Only

Method of Delivery Name Oestrogen
Oral Tablet Elleste Solo Estradiol 1mg and 2 mg
Progynova Estradiol 1mg and 2mg
Zumenon Estradiol 1mg and 2mg
Premarin Conjugated oestrogen 300mcg, 625mcg and 1.25mg
Patch Estraderm MX Estradiol 25mcg, 50mcg, 75mcg and 100mcg
Estradot Estradiol 25mcg, 37.5mcg, 50mcg, 75mcg and 100mcg
Evorel 25mcg, 50mcg, 75mcg and 100mcg
Femseven 50mcg, 75mcg, 100mcg
Progynova TS Estradiol 50mcg and 100mcg
Gel Sandrena Estradiol 500mcg and 1mg
Oestrogel/dose Estradiol 0.06%
Spray Lenzetto Estradiol 1.53mg



Method of Delivery Name Progestogen
Oral Tablet Provera Medroxyprogesterone 2.5mg and 5mg
Gepretix Micronised Progesterone 100mg
Utrogestan Micronised Progesterone 100mg
Intra-uterine System Mirena Levonorgestrel 20mcg/24 hours


Topical Vaginal Preparations

Method of Delivery Name Oestrogen
Vaginal Pessary Vagifem Estradiol 10mcg
Vagirux Estradiol 10mcg
Imvaggis Estriol 30mcg
Estring (90-day preparation) Estradiol 7.5mcg/24 hours
Vaginal Gel Blissel Estriol 50mcg
Vaginal Cream Estriol Estriol 0.01%
Ovestin/Estriol Estriol 1mg
Non-oestrogen Pessary Intrarosa Prasterone 6.5mg


Information Sourced from British National Formulary, NICE, MIMS and Menopause Matters.

Updated 08/01/24