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FDA OK’s Drug for Painful Sex in Older Women

(ĐTĐ) – The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved ospemifene (Osphena, Shionogi, Inc) for treating moderate to severe dyspareunia in postmenopausal women, the agency announced on Feb 26, 2013.   Dyspareunia is associated with declining levels of estrogen during menopause, which leads to vulvovaginal atrophy, often resulting in pain during sexual intercourse. Ospemifene […]