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estradiol vaginal (local) (cont.)

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What happens if I miss a dose (Estrace Vaginal, Estring, Vagifem)?

Use the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose. Remove the vaginal ring and insert a new one as soon as you remember. Do not use an extra vaginal ring to make up the missed wearing time.

What happens if I overdose (Estrace Vaginal, Estring, Vagifem)?

Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222. Overdose symptoms may include nausea, vomiting, and vaginal bleeding.

What should I avoid while using estradiol vaginal (local) (Estrace Vaginal, Estring, Vagifem)?

Avoid using other vaginal products without your doctor's advice.

Grapefruit and grapefruit juice may interact with estradiol and lead to unwanted side effects. Discuss the use of grapefruit products with your doctor.

What other drugs will affect estradiol vaginal (local) (Estrace Vaginal, Estring, Vagifem)?

Tell your doctor about all other medicines you use, especially:

This list is not complete and there are many other drugs that can interact with estradiol. Tell your doctor about all medications you use. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor. Keep a list of all your medicines and show it to any healthcare provider who treats you.

Where can I get more information?

Your pharmacist can provide more information about estradiol vaginal.


Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.

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