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Postmenopausal vaginal atrophy correlates with decreased estradiol and body mass index and does not depend on the time since menopause.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Lasofoxifene, a selective estrogen receptor modulator that is under investigation for treatment of postmenopausal bone loss, significantly improves dyspareunia associated with postmenopausal vaginal atrophy and is the first drug of its class to show such an effect, according to a study funded by Pfizer, the drug's manufacturer.