Progynova also known as Estradiol valerate (Ess-trad-dy-ol val-er-rate)is a Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT). It contains the female hormone, oestrogen. Your ovaries gradually make less of this hormone as you get older and will no longer produce it after you have been through the menopause.
Progynova is used for the treatment of symptoms of the menopause such as hot flushes, difficulty in sleeping, nervousness, dizziness or vaginal dryness. Progynova is not a contraceptive.