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Wt gain 37lbs on .5 vivelle dot?

I had partial hysterectomy still have ovaries 30 yrs ago way too much wt gain. any suggestions?

Posted 23 Apr 2015 1 answer

Does the minivelle patch come in the 0.025 dosage? I don't see it listed anywhere. Thank you?

I am currently using the vivelle dot 0.025 but my insurance company will no longer cover it due to my age (71). My Dr. wants to put me on the minivelle. I have been on the vivelle patch for at least ...

Posted 18 Mar 2015 1 answer

Vivelle-Dot - The Vivelle dot patches I got on my last refill do not stick well and are different?

... and thinner and more flexible than those I got on my first Rx fill. Was there a production problem? Has there been a recall?

Posted 28 Apr 2014 1 answer

Will vivelle dot help with libido?

Posted 4 Apr 2014 1 answer

Taking vivelle dot having horrible anxiety doctor says not related to meds can someone help?

Been on this for 4 months with an increase from 0.05 to 0.075 anxiety getting worse

Posted 9 Jun 2013 2 answers

I have been on estrogen replacement since my complete hystectomy in 1997. I am 67 years old. I fe?

I feel great and each year my gyn Dr. recommends that I stay on the Vivelle Dot.o5 since my bone density is high, and my vaginal lubrication, my skin and hair and nails are excellent. I have annual ...

Posted 16 Jan 2013 1 answer

Vivelle-Dot - How long does the this stay in your system?

Started the patch on Monday( dose0.375) changed on Thurs.. On friday had to remove patch. Too shaky, heart beating fast, extremely thirsty, little appettite. Hard time sleeping . Today, Saturday the ...

Posted 14 Apr 2012 1 answer

About Vivelle Dot?

What is the source of the estradiol in Vivelle Dot - is it plant based, animal based (and what animal), or human based? dont know about legality of anything "human based" but know there are ...

Posted 15 Jan 2013 1 answer

Decided to stop using vivelle-dot 0.0375 to access if I need this anymore

Had complete hysterectomy in 2008 and started on vivelle-dot 0.1. After two years I told my Dr. I wanted to reduce the dose and now I am on .0375 since March this year. I am very emotional and do not ...

Posted 2 Oct 2012 1 answer

Been using Vivelle Dot patch since about July. Have a rash about 1 1/2 - 2" in diameter, on the bac?

... of my left, upper thigh. Red and bumpy and can be very itchy. And, now, just noticed 3 more bumps that started itching on the back of my right upper thigh. Can the patch be causing this? Thanks

Posted 25 Oct 2012 1 answer

Vivelle-Dot - how long does it take to stop the sweats?

I went off Vivelle Dot 0.1 in Nov.2011, because I lost my job. The sweats were and are still horrible! I just got a new prescription of the same thing and have had it on for 2 days. When will the ...

Posted 29 Mar 2012 1 answer

Vivelle-Dot - I have been wearing vivelle 0.1 patch for 2 weeks after using Estraderm Patch 0.1 for?

... many years. I have had no problem with either, but wanted to know if I can wear the Vivelle 0.1 patch on my upper buttox (hip area) where I have been wearing the Estraderm Patch for all those ...

Posted 6 Jan 2012 2 answers

Vivelle-Dot - Anyone know if the excessive hair loss I have experienced by using either/or Vivelle?

... or Climara is temporary or permanent? I was on Vivelle for 3 months then changed to Climara and came off after 6 weeks, as both caused rashes at site - and could be the culprit(s) in this awful ...

Posted 18 Feb 2011 1 answer

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