Climara Pro is a skin patch that contains estradiol and levonorgestrel. Estradiol is a form of Estrogen, a female hormone that basically regulates many processes in the female body. Levonorgestrel is a form of progesterone, another female hormone that is mainly important in regulating the ovulation and menstrual cycle in women. The combination of the two is used to treat menopause symptoms.
Climara Pro or estradiol and levonorgestrel is used in the medication of menopause symptoms like hot flashes and prevention of osteoporosis during menopause. Climara Pro is found in the class of drugs known as sex hormone combinations.
Estradiol is a female hormone whose function is to control several processes in the body of a woman. Levonorgestrel is a progesterone whose function is to control menstruation and ovulation.
Climara Pro comes in the form of a patch and is applied to the affected area. The average dosage is 0.045 mg/day until the symptoms are over. In the case of severe side effects like sweating, fast heartbeat, shivering, pain during sexual intercourse, muscle pain, and stiffness, consult the doctor immediately.