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Posted 2 Dec 2017 by • 1 answer
I have been on the patch for like 10yrs. now... completely took away my terrible 24/7 sweating episodes! But after being on it for that long... I've thinned & lost ALOT of hair!! And I'm doing 1/2 patch every 4th day! I do not want to quit the patch but..Im really afraid I'm ...
Posted 27 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
Could this be related?
Vivelle-Dot - Hi I have been on 2mg estrodial tablet for 1 month - is vivelle dot less side effects?
Posted 27 Dec 2015 by • 3 answers
Been on estrodial 2mg 1 mth- post menopausal At 49- have Myrena progesterone iud for other issues. side effects estrodial gained 4kg, increased my depression and anxiety, head congestion, back feet and joint pain plus more- though sweats and flashes and dry v better. But side effects too bad. Does ...
Posted 5 May 2016 by • 0 answers
... between the ingredients of Vivelle -Dot and the Estradiol Patch. If you cannot answer where do I get an honest answer? :) Thanks
Posted 22 Mar 2016 by • 0 answers
Hi. Was in Mexico and got Evorel 50MCG/24 hr estradiol patches. My RX is for Vivelle Dot 0.05 MG/24hrs. Asked the pharmacist if this is the same thing as the Vivelle Dot 0.05 patch and he said it is. I don't want to take a generic for the Vivelle and I want to make sure it is the same dosage ...
Posted 18 Mar 2015 by • 1 answer
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 15 years, and want to continue since it is working wonderfully for me, but have read MANY negative ...
Posted 23 Apr 2015 by • 1 answer
I had partial hysterectomy still have ovaries 30 yrs ago way too much wt gain. any suggestions?
Posted 9 Jun 2013 by • 2 answers
Been on this for 4 months with an increase from 0.05 to 0.075 anxiety getting worse
Posted 14 Apr 2012 by • 1 answer
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 worst. Have also been prescribed VenlafaxineER 37.5( effexor). Taken one capsule yesterday and one ...
Posted 29 Mar 2012 by • 1 answer
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 sweats stop? Oh yea, I was on them to begin with due to total hysterectomy.
Posted 16 Jan 2013 by • 1 answer
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 mammograms all benign. Is it ok to keep using the patch. My GP says I should go off, my gyn says to ...
Posted 2 Oct 2012 by • 1 answer
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 know if I can just start taking it again after 2 weeks? Do I need to see a Dr first?
Posted 15 Jan 2013 by • 1 answer
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 plant sourced and animal sourced estrogens. Thanks.
Been using Vivelle Dot patch since about July. Have a rash about 1 1/2 - 2" in diameter, on the bac?
Posted 25 Oct 2012 by • 1 answer
... 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
Vivelle-Dot - I have been wearing vivelle 0.1 patch for 2 weeks after using Estraderm Patch 0.1 for?
Posted 6 Jan 2012 by • 2 answers
... 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 previous years
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