Menopause and Hormone Replacement Therapy

This formulary page covers diagnosis and management of menopause following NICE guideline [NG23] Menopause: diagnosis and management.

The guidance aims to support in the diagnosis and management of menopause including people with premature ovarian insufficiency to support GPs so they can optimise their patient’s treatment choices with them.

Please expand the topics below to see more detail. There are several resources also under Resources below, some of these will be useful to use with patients, but they may also support you in CPD. The HRT formulary is linked, however specific detail is shared as treatment pathways in each of the further pages under transdermal, oral or topical options.

NB. Epilepsy and HRT - Consider interactions - access BNF interactions

Stock Availability and BMS Guidance


Learn about the Somerset NHS Menopause Service.