drospirenone and estradiol (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose (Angeliq)?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the medicine at the next regularly scheduled time. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Angeliq)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine.
An overdose of drospirenone and estradiol is not expected to produce life-threatening symptoms.
What should I avoid while taking drospirenone and estradiol
There are no restrictions on food, beverages, or activity while taking drospirenone and estradiol unless your doctor directs otherwise.
What other drugs will affect drospirenone and estradiol (Angeliq)?
Before taking this medication, tell your doctor if you are using any of the following drugs:
If you are using any of these drugs, you may not be able to use dropirenone and estradiol.
There may be other drugs not listed that can affect drospirenone and estradiol. Tell your doctor about all the prescription and over-the-counter medications you use. This includes vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start using a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist has additional information about drospirenone and estradiol written for health professionals that you may read.
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
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