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Review: could Vagifem cause Spotting?

Summary: Spotting could be caused by Vagifem, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Toprol-xl, and have Hypertension.

We study 1,406 people who have side effects while taking Vagifem from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Spotting. Find out below who they are, when they have Spotting and more.

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Vagifem

Vagifem (latest outcomes from 1,487 users) has active ingredients of estradiol. It is often used in vaginal dryness.

Spotting

Spotting (bleed during pregnancy) (latest reports from 57,443 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, menorrhagia, depression, endometriosis, menstruation irregular.

On Apr, 15, 2014: 1,406 people reported to have side effects when taking Vagifem. Among them, 7 people (0.50%) have Spotting. They amount to 0.01% of all the 57,439 people who have Spotting on eHealthMe.

Trend of Spotting in Vagifem reports

Time on Vagifem when people have Spotting * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Spotting50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Spotting when taking Vagifem * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Spotting0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%83.33%16.67%

Severity of Spotting when taking Vagifem ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Spotting ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (2 people, 28.57%)
  2. Hormone replacement therapy (2 people, 28.57%)
  3. Multiple allergies (2 people, 28.57%)
  4. Vaginitis atrophic (2 people, 28.57%)
  5. Blood cholesterol increased (2 people, 28.57%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Toprol-xl (4 people, 57.14%)
  2. Plavix (2 people, 28.57%)
  3. Lisinopril (2 people, 28.57%)
  4. Crestor (2 people, 28.57%)
  5. Ranitidine hcl (2 people, 28.57%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • ssljjjjw on Apr, 12, 2014:

    Female age 39 African American..I have been having the same problem and when I have tried researching to see if this is normal and most say yes if using biryh control but I and not in any birth control I received a tubal ligation and I just went off my menstrual cycle.

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    Renee on May, 31, 2012:

    White female age 40. Started period on 23 May, ended 27 May. Started taking Amoxicillin 500mg every 8 hours on the evening of 28 May. On 31 May started vaginal bleeding.

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  • I receive enough benefit from taking these medications, with varying results depending on circumstances to justify their continued use.

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