Review: could Vivelle-dot cause Skin reaction?
Summary: Skin reaction is found among people who take Vivelle-dot, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Estraderm.
We study 1,285 people who have side effects while taking Vivelle-dot from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Skin reaction. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin reaction and more.
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Vivelle-dot has active ingredients of estradiol. It is often used in hormone replacement therapy. (latest outcomes from 1,408 Vivelle-dot users)
Skin reaction has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 2,839 Skin reaction patients)
On Jan, 7, 2015: 1,285 people reported to have side effects when taking Vivelle-dot. Among them, 6 people (0.47%) have Skin Reaction.
Time on Vivelle-dot when people have Skin reaction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Skin reaction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Skin reaction when taking Vivelle-dot * :
|Skin reaction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Skin reaction when taking Vivelle-dot ** :
How people recovered from Skin reaction ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :n/a
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Estraderm (1 people, 16.67%)
- Estradiol (1 people, 16.67%)
- Atenolol (1 people, 16.67%)
- Generic of cozaar (1 people, 16.67%)
- Wellbutrin xl (1 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- I had a melanoma removed from my labia. can i use vagifem?
I had a vulvectomy to remove a melanoma on my labia. I am not allowed to use my hormone tablet anymore but my doctor prescribed vagifem for vaginal dryness. I am very worried that this can cause the melanoma to develop again but my symptoms are driving me crazy so I carry on using one vagifem every second day. how safe is this product for a patient who had a melanoma so close to the vagina?
- I cannot get a direct answer from any of my drs.,is my sciatic pain caused by my interstitail cystitus? (1 answer)
I have had interstitail cystitus for almost four years now.I have been on every kind of drug,other than pain pills.I will not take them,I don't believe in them they only mask the problem and cause addiction.of course,just my belief.I have had d.s.m.o. repetitively for first year and a half twice a week.I have tried physical therapy .I have had five hydrodistention.I just recently had my first hydrodistention with botox injections.nothing has kept me out of pain .even when I am doing good I can only seem to reach a six in my pain level.my frequency average is and has been 30-40Times a day.I am,or,was a chef kitchen manager.could not perform and lost two jobs because of this disease.my flanks,my lower back ,my legs,my arms all ways in pain.pelvic pain is constant.I'd rather not go into further details way too personal.but this has taken my life.I am 35.I have led a fairly healthy life.I have no life now.I am seeking disability .Every Dr. I go to has a different option about the sciatic part of my problem some Dr.s are very sure and as a matter of fact about how it is in conjunction with I.c..others look at me like I'm nuts?why do I limp?why can't I get in and out of a car,or bend down and touch my toes,pick heavy stuff up.just to laugh at times hurts.this is my life ,I gotta wonder ,is there any one else out there going through the same symptoms and no relief?
- Timing of taking wellbutrin xl 300 with diovan 80
I take levoxyl when waking up. After eating breakfast usually I take wellbutrin, diovan, and vitamin d together. If taking adderall, I would take at this time. Sometimes red yeast rice in morning, sometimes later in the day. Estradiol is taken before bed. Is it OK to take wellbutrin and diovan together or should they be spaced separately in the day?
- Can i use naloxone if i am hypothyroid for weight loss? what dose?
I am stable with my various conditions--treated hypothyroidism, treated menopausal symptoms, and treated depression. I would like to lose some weight and heard that Naloxone is helpful with this, but can cause hyperthyroidism is the usual alcoholism dose of 50 mg. is used. A much lower dose of 1.5-4.0 mg. was recommended.
Any experience with this?
- What is best way to stop using vagifem?
Is it safe to use vagifem without taking any other hormones if you have a uterous? Do you have to wean off vagifem or is it best to stop using cold turkey. Currently been taking for appx. 2 yrs. I am a 46 yr old female who has been told by the Dr. is in perimenopause. Are there any side effects I should be aware of when stopping this RX?
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