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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 1,489 users) has active ingredients of estradiol. It is often used in vaginal dryness.

Spotting

Spotting (bleed during pregnancy) (latest reports from 57,452 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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