Atrophic Vaginitis Questions
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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
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?
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 and then reduce to twice a week. Could you just start with twice a week.
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
This comes as a cream in a tube to give testosterone for women. Inserted in vagina
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
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!
I am taking Vagifem 20 mcg twice a week. The problem is still very bothersome. Would higher dose help relieve symptoms. I am 80 yrs old. I had complete hysterectomy at 46 yrs old and have been on hot since then..