Vagifem (Estradiol) medication is used in the treatment of itching, burning or dryness in or around the vaginal area of the women. It is a prescription medicine and should only be taken when advised by the doctors. Estradiol Vagifem helps in replacing female hormones in those females who are not able to produce adequate amount of hormone. Estradiol Vagifem helps in producing hormone called Estrogen in women.
– Estradiol Vagifem 25Mcg:- 15, 30, 45, 60, 75 and 90 Vagifem Tablets.
What are the possible side effects of Vagifem?
Vomiting, loss of appetite, swelling in breast, ankle or feet, sudden pain in vagina, irritation and pimple on face are few common side effects caused by Vagifem. Estradiol Vagifem should only be taken when it is suggested by your doctor as it may cause some serious side effects like cancer, jaundice, pain in important parts of the body like chest etc. Whenever you experience such kind of symptoms you should immediately seek medical attention and stop using Vagifem tablets in the meantime.
Can I use Vagifem twice in a day?
You should take only one tablet of Vagifem daily for the first 2 weeks, then you can change the routine an can take only 2 or 3 tablets in a week or as directed by your doctor. Estradiol Vagifem can be taken anytime of the day. You need to do fast etc while taking this medicine and is not recommended as well.
Can Vagifem to be used for pregnant or nursing women as well?
It is not recommended to use Vagifem Estradiol tablets for pregnant, nursing or women who are trying to get pregnant as it may severely affect the health of pregnant lady and her baby.
For how long can I use Estradiol Vagifem tablets?
You should always use Vagifem as directed by the doctor and make sure that it should be taken for longer duration as it may cause some serious side effects like Uterus cancer. You should also go for regular body checkups once or twice in a week while using Estradiol Vagifem tablets.
How long does it take Vagifem to take effect?
You will notice some symptom of improvement after 2 weeks of taking this medicine. However, the full benefit of Estradiol Vagifem tablets will be seen after 7 weeks. The full benefits of Vagifem can be seen sooner or later in some women
Can I keep this medicine in my purse?
Vagifem should be stored in a room temperature about 25 degrees Celsius. It should be kept away from heat, light and moisture. Estradiol Vagifem tablets should be stored only in their container and should not be kept in refrigerator.