Oestrogel (estradiol-17β) dosing information
Note: this is a summary of the important points to note about the use of Oestrogel. Please read the Patient Information Leaflet for the full instructions and precautions.
Oestrogel may be applied once a day either in the morning or the evening onto clean and dry skin, but it is preferable to apply it at approximately the same time each day.
The gel should be spread over a large are of skin on each shoulder, outer arm, or inner thigh (see picture). After applying Oestrogel, wash your hands, and let the area dry for 5 minutes before getting dressed.