Skip to main content
Join the 'Atrophic Vaginitis' group to help and get support from people like you.

Atrophic Vaginitis Questions

Related terms: Vaginal Atrophy

Displaying 15 questions associated with Atrophic Vaginitis.

Estrace Vaginal Cream - How long before improvement in atrophic vaginitis ?

How does Imvexxy work to treat dyspareunia (painful sex) due to menopause?

How far past the expiration date can you use unopened estradiol?

This comes as a cream in a tube to give testosterone for women. Inserted in vagina

Has anyone taking Premarin vaginal cream for atrophic vaginitis had anxiety as a side effect?

I am 62 and am very sensitive to side effects of many medicines. I have been taking Premarin vaginal cream for atrophic vaginitis, prior to possible surgery or use with a pessary for a prolapsed bladder. I have just finished the initial dose of taking 1 gram of cream per day for two weeks. Now I am... read more

Should vagifem be used when engaging in oral sex?

My partner likes oral sex and was wondering if the use of vagifem would be detrimental to him if he continues to perform oral sex? Should it be used at all in this circumstance?

Estrace Vaginal Cream - How often do you use the compounded formula for estrace?

I too was on estrace but after 6 weeks or so was having anxiety and feeling teary and depressed. I asked to switch to the compounded formula and thought I could use it twice per week as I did estrace but not enough, the frequency of urination came back and now the doctor wants me to use it every... read more

I took my third dose of Vagifem at bedtime, and several hours later (and upon urination), the tablet

... came out. Should I insert another one right away or wait until the next prescribed dosage?

Why do you need to take Vagifem daily for two weeks to start with?

Why do you need to take Vagifem daily for two weeks and then reduce to twice a week. Could you just start with twice a week.

Pain caused by vaginal atrophy?

I have been suffering from vaginal atrophy for few years now and its better when I use Vagifem but problems start again when I stop the treatment after around a month: dryness, burning sensation, wanting to urge to pee. Does it mean that I need to use this treatment all the time? I have tried to... read more

Estriol 0.01% vaginal cream?

I have been on this for almost 4 weeks now with quite a lot of side effects. I was prescribed it for vaginal atrophy and bladder pressure/urgency. How long will it take to improve my bladder symptoms?

Progesterone and estradiol?

We were told cancer causation of estradiol might be lessened with the addition of progesterone. Is there a vaginal cream or an insert with both progesterone and estradiol in it?

How long can I use premarin cream?

I was suffering from repeated infections and vaginal dryness. After repeated antibiotics, I had a fungal rash on the vagina. 2 months of vagifem didnt help, so 3 weeks ago my dr prescribed premarin cream 1.5g 3xweek. I feel much better but stil have slight itching. I notice tender breasts and... read more

Estrace Vaginal Cream - When will I stop loosing my hair? When I'm bald???

I'm 50 and have been inserting 1 gram per wk per prescription for 6 wks and my long thick Gorgeous hair is almost gone. I'm so upset I can barely think about anything else!! Who cares if I ever have good sex again is how I feel now :( will it grow back? Should I stop using? Please help!

Ask a question

To post your own question to this support group, sign in or create an account.

Further information

Related condition support groups

Postmenopausal Symptoms

Related drug support groups

Estrace Vaginal Cream, estradiol, Estrace, Vagifem, Premarin