Vagifem

What is Vagifem?

It is a local estrogen therapy that treats uncomfortable vaginal changes caused by menopause.

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Hello, I am 25 with ovarian failure and prescribed Vagifem. How many hours/days must you abstain from unprotected intercourse to avoid your...

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It is a concern for women using Vagifem about systemic absorption of the drug for their partner through the mucosa....

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Hello. I have gone through menopause at 35 years old had my ovaries removed 2 years ago,( I am 53 now)., nothing wrong with them, just decided not...

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Hello,
thanks for posting your query on health care magic.

My question is can vagifem cause this, like a reaction? Yes, vagifem vontains estrogen....

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I'm taking bladder meds which cause dryness. I'm on vagifem which works marvellous for me. However the pills for my bladder are causing dryness....

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Brief Answer:
Continue using Vagifem

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

I understand your concerns.

Yes. Vaginal dryness is a side effect of bladder meds.

You...

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Hi, I had a hysterectomy 12 years ago, ovaries out as well. My doctor put me on high dose oral premarin 0.625mg for 10 of those 12 years. I became...

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I'm taking bladder meds which cause dryness. I'm on vagifem which works marvellous for me. However the pills for my bladder are causing dryness....

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I am 64. My gynecologist has prescribed vagifem 10 micrograms 2x per week for vaginal atrophy and prevention of bladder problems. I still have my...

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Wife has had two breast cancers and hysterectomy . She doesn't take any harmones except Vagifem . She has no desire for sex and says it hurts even...

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my doctor has recommended vagifem after using a topical cream for some time - I am 64. I suffer very occasionally from Cystitis. However, after...

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