New England Journal of Medicine
Confirms Replens Moisturizer alleviates Dryness for Menopausal Women
As reported in a November, 2006 issue of The New England Journal of Medicine, women suffering from feminine dryness due to menopause can alleviate dryness by using Replens Long-Lasting Vaginal Moisturizer.
"In a randomized trial, a polycarbophil-based vaginal moisturizer available over the counter (Replens) provided relief of vaginal (dryness) symptoms that was equivalent to that of vaginal estrogen…," stated the article from the Nov. 30th, issue entitled "Management of Menopausal Symptoms," by Deborah Grady, M.D., M.P.H.
"By the year 2030, the World Health Organization estimates that 1.2 billion women will be age 50 and older," said Karin Giblin, founder of Red Hot Mamas www.redhotmamas.org
, the nation's largest menopause-education program offered in 80 hospitals in 29 states. "Few life events affect as many people as menopause. Women and their physicians should discuss the many solutions to combat menopause and age related issues."
Vaginal dryness is one of the most common concerns of menopausal women
. Replens Vaginal Moisturizer is an estrogen-free, long-lasting vaginal moisturizer.
The New England Journal of Medicine, November 30, 2006, Number 22