Premarin Drug

Important Information about Premarin


  • Premarin generic name is conjugated estrogens
  • It is a mixture of estrogen hormones which is used in the treatment of hot flashes, and vaginal dryness, burning, and irritation
  • Estrogen is female sex hormone produced by ovaries
  • Do not use this drug for heart attack, dementia as it will improve these conditions in the body
  • Inform your doctor before taking this drug if you have endometriosis, any kidney disease, asthma, migraines

Side Effects:

  • Chest pain or heavy feeling, pain spreading to the arm or shoulder, nausea, sweating, general ill feeling
  • Sudden numbness or weakness, especially on one side of the body
  • Sudden headache, confusion, problems with vision, speech, or balance
  • Pain or swelling in your lower leg
  • Abnormal vaginal bleeding
  • Migraine headache
  • Pain, swelling, or tenderness in your stomach
  • Confusion, problems with memory or concentration
  • Jaundice
  • Swelling in your hands, ankles, or feet
  • A breast lump

Less serious side effects may include:

  • Mild nausea, vomiting, bloating, stomach cramps
  • Breast pain, tenderness, or swelling
  • Freckles or darkening of facial skin
  • Increased hair growth, loss of scalp hair
  • Changes in weight or appetite
  • Problems with contact lenses
  • Vaginal itching or discharge
  • Changes in your menstrual periods, decreased sex drive
  • Headache, nervousness, dizziness, tired feeling