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Related topic: Vivelle-dot, Skin reaction

Review: could Vivelle-dot cause Skin reaction?

Summary: Skin reaction could be caused by Vivelle-dot, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Estraderm.

We study 1,273 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

Vivelle-dot (latest outcomes from 1,393 users) has active ingredients of estradiol. It is often used in hormone replacement therapy.

Skin reaction

Skin reaction (latest reports from 10,681 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 1,283 people reported to have side effects when taking Vivelle-dot. Among them, 6 people (0.47%) have Skin Reaction. They amount to 0.06% of all the 10,661 people who have Skin Reaction on eHealthMe.

Trend of Skin reaction in Vivelle-dot reports

Time on Vivelle-dot when people have Skin reaction * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Skin reaction0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Skin reaction when taking Vivelle-dot * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Skin reaction0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

Severity of Skin reaction when taking Vivelle-dot ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Skin reaction ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

n/a

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Estraderm (1 people, 16.67%)
  2. Estradiol (1 people, 16.67%)
  3. Atenolol (1 people, 16.67%)
  4. Generic of cozaar (1 people, 16.67%)
  5. Wellbutrin xl (1 people, 16.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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