Menopausal hormone replacement therapy
Adult: In menopausal women: 10-20 mcg daily in conjunction with a progestogen in women with uterus.
Palliative treatment of breast carcinoma
Adult: In postmenopausal women: 0.1-1 mg tid.
Part of combined oral contraceptive
Adult: As the oestrogenic component of combined oral contraceptive: 20-40 mcg/day.
Adult: 10-50 mcg daily in a cyclical regimen.
Palliative treatment of prostatic carcinoma
Adult: 0.15-3 mg daily.