Document and Entity Information - shares
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2018
Nov. 01, 2018
Document And Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name TherapeuticsMD, Inc.  
Entity Central Index Key 0000025743  
Document Type 10-Q  
Trading Symbol TXMD  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2018  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Entity's Reporting Status Current Yes  
Entity Emerging Growth Company false  
Entity Small Business false  
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   237,881,189
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2018