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There is no generic Ogen Vaginal Cream (estropipate vaginal cream) available on the market at this time. Although the patents for the medication have expired, no drug companies have chosen to manufacture a generic version. This is probably because it would not be profitable enough for a company to produce a generic Ogen Vaginal Cream.

Generic Ogen Vaginal Cream: An Overview

Ogen® Vaginal Cream (estropipate vaginal cream) is a prescription hormone replacement medication used to treat menopause symptoms that are vaginal in nature. Such symptoms may include:
  • Dryness
  • Itching
  • Burning or other pain.
Ogen Vaginal Cream is made by Pfizer, Inc. Although the patents for the cream have long expired, no generic versions of Ogen Vaginal Cream have been approved in the United States.

When Will Generic Ogen Vaginal Cream Be Available?

This is difficult to predict. There may never be any generic versions of the cream. Generic Ogen Vaginal Cream is not expected to become available any time soon.

Why Isn't Generic Ogen Vaginal Cream Available?

It is not entirely clear why there are no generic versions of Ogen Vaginal Cream. There are no unexpired patents for this medication. Most likely, it would not be profitable enough for a manufacturer to make a generic Ogen Vaginal Cream.
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