Angeliq provides estrogen, a lack of which causes many of the side effects and symptoms of menopause. It is made up of a film coated tablet each containing 1 mg of estradiol and 0.5 mg of Drospirenone. Angeliq is used to reduce symptoms of menopause in women. Angeliq helps to reduce menopause symptoms such as hot flashes, vaginal dryness, burning and irritation. Angeliq is made up of estradiol and drospirenone. Estradiol helps to develop and maintain the female reproductive system. Drospirenone helps in regulating ovulation and menstruation. Angeliq helps reduce menopause symptoms caused by a lack of estrogen hormones. Do not use Angeliq for other purposes like preventing heart disease, dementia or stroke. It can increase the risk of getting breast cancer. The possible serious side effects of Angeliq may include chest pains, nausea, sweating, general ill feeling, weakness, severe headache, vision problems, speech problems, sudden cough, wheezing or balance problems. If you experience such effects, stop using Angeliq and seek medical attention as soon as possible.