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Review: could Vagifem cause Spotting (Vaginal bleeding between periods)?

Summary: Spotting is found among people who take Vagifem, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Toprol-xl, and have High blood pressure.

We study 1,422 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 has active ingredients of estradiol. It is often used in vulvovaginal dryness. (latest outcomes from 1,505 Vagifem users)

Spotting

Spotting (bleed during pregnancy) has been reported by people with birth control, heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding, depression, endometriosis, menstruation irregular. (latest reports from 14,040 Spotting patients)

On Mar, 1, 2015: 1,422 people reported to have side effects when taking Vagifem. Among them, 7 people (0.49%) have Spotting.

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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    I've been bleeding for a month now, the month before this one I Did not have a period at all...went to doctor found out I was not pregnant. She prescribed terbinafine for a toe nail fungus. And told me since I was sexually active I should start taking prenatals...have not stopped bleeding since... help???
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    Any experience with this?

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