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Estradiol Allergy In Children
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
Misguided Reaction: Gynodiol (estradiol) allergy is a misguided reaction by the immune system of the body to Gynodiol (estradiol) that often produces unpleasant symptoms. ...Read more
Allergy: There is not a specific allergic reaction to specific drugs. Typical allergic reactions range from hives, swelling of the throat or inability to breath. Some people experience negative side effects from drugs such as nausea, irritability, itching but this is not an allergic reaction and rather just a side effect ...Read more
Misguided Reaction: Estrace (estradiol) allergy is a misguided reaction by the immune system of the body to Estrace (estradiol) that often produces unpleasant symptoms. ...Read more
Misguided Reaction: Levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) allergy is a misguided reaction by the immune system of the body to Levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) that often produces unpleasant symptoms. ...Read more
No allergy: There is no such thing call allergy, there are side effects ...Read more
What is the definition or description of: Ortho Tri Cyclen (ethinyl estradiol and norgestimate) allergy?
One type of pill: This is a branded pill that has three different dosages of hormones throughout the cycle. ...Read more
What is the definition or description of: Brevicon (ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone) allergy?
Brevicon allergy: Brevicon (ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone) is an oral contraceptive. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: http://www. Rxlist. Com/brevicon-drug. Htm ...Read more
I've been experiencing itchiness on my face and arms when using the yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) pills but there is no rashes. No hives noted. Am I allergy to this pill?
Itch: Maybe the yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol). Speak to your gyne about it ...Read more
26 year-old woman is unable to stop Nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) birth control pills after 8 yrs of use, due to heavy vaginal bleeding upon Nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) discontinuation.....?
What are goals?: The answer depends on your long term goals. If you do not want more children then an endometrial ablation is a good option. Assuming you do want more children then other options can be considered. Testing for PCOS and hypothyroidism could be done. Since you are missing periods followed by heavy bleeding PCOS seems likely. A sonohystogram should be done to see if a polyp or submucosal fibroid is present. If present then these can be surgically removed as an outpatient. If pregnancy is desired later on but not now a Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD could be a great option. This often stops bleeding. If you are satisfied with the pill you could just continue ...Read more
Estradiol at <25. is this reversible? Diagnosis of menopause and female climacteric states. Is having children out of the question now. 22 years old.
Can levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) affect my reproductive health later on when I'm ready for children?
I am 40 years old with no children. I want to keep using my birth control pill orthocyclen (ethinyl estradiol and norgestimate). Is it safe to continue this method?
Low hormonal product: Although there is a reported risk with use on oc at age >40 there is a greater potential health risks associated with pregnancy at >40 yrs. The benefits of low-dose oc use by healthy nonsmoking women >40 yrs of age may outweigh the possible risks. Contraceptive that contains the least amount of effective estrogen/progestin (aviane, lessina) is advised. Discuss your options with your doctor. Take care. ...Read more
Probably: Probably ruined - would get a new rx. I would not chance it. ...Read more
Indirectly: The principal cause of cancer is things which increase the division rate of cells beyond their natural rate leading to an increase in mistakes which can lead to cancer. Estradiol augments the natural estrogen, cause estrogen sensitive cells to divide at a rate beyond their natural programming. This is especially true for the breast, and this leads to an increase in breast cancer. ...Read more
Yes: 17b Estradiol and ethinyl Estradiol are essentially the same thing. ...Read more
Every day: Estradiol plus estriol in a cream is generally called bi-est. It is part of what a lot of docs use when they are treating you with bioidentical hormones. ...Read more
Test converts to Est: Testosterone can be converted to estrogen in the male. Some conversion is normal and desirable for optimal health. Excess conversion may cause gynecomastia (man boobs), mood swings and other problems. Excess conversion can be reduced with medication. If you are taking too much testosterone, excess conversion is very likely. That level may be too high. Time to call your family doctor. ...Read more
Pharmacist: The easiest thing to do is to check with a local pharmacies in India. We don't have access to the generic brands available in other countries. A local pharmacist will easily be able to guide you ...Read more