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Dr. James Chapman
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Estradiol Vaginal Ring (Overview)

Estradiol is the shortened version of 17 beta estradiol, a naturally occurring sex hormone in the estrogen family. In fact, it is the most active and the most prevalent of the three main Estrogens in reproductive age women. In women, it decreases dramatically after menopause. Estradiol is also present in males in small amounts.


Dr. James Chapman
4 doctors shared insights

Estradiol Vaginal Ring (Overview)

Estradiol is the shortened version of 17 beta estradiol, a naturally occurring sex hormone in the estrogen family. In fact, it is the most active and the most prevalent of the three main Estrogens in reproductive age women. In women, it decreases dramatically after menopause. Estradiol is also present in males in small amounts.


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IF you have vaginal atrophy and have a total estrogen of 134, progesterone 13.6 and estradiol of 13.0 but still feel bad what hormone is off. ?

IF you have vaginal atrophy and have a total estrogen of 134, progesterone 13.6 and estradiol  of 13.0 but still feel bad what hormone is off. ?

Feel bad how exactly: What are your symptoms exactly that you are describing as "feel bad"? Are you on hormone prescriptions? When did you go through menopause? ...Read more

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Maintaining Vaginal Health (Checklist)

Wear clean, dry, breathable underwear
Once
Shower daily
daily
Do not wear a wet bathing suit after swimming for an extended period
Once
Maintain good nutrition to ensure good pH balance
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Is it normal to have brown vaginal discharge while on trinessa (norgestimate and ethinyl estradiol) bcp?

Is it normal to have brown vaginal discharge while on trinessa (norgestimate and ethinyl estradiol) bcp?

Can happen: It's common to have "break through bleeding" while on birth control pills. Taking the pills more exactly at the same time from day to day can help decrease the spotting. Setting your cell phone alarm may help. If the spotting continues, you can try a higher estrogen pill or a pill that doesn't change the Progesterone dose from row to row. ...Read more

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Could levlen (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) ED (contraceptive pill) stop your period a lot?

Could levlen (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) ED (contraceptive pill) stop your period a lot?

It can: Women who take the period regularly, at the same time may notice over time that when they get to the placebos (the inactive sugar pills) that they do not have a period. However if you have missed a pill, you should do a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Can alesse birth control cause itchy vagina and more vaginal diacharge?

Can alesse birth control cause itchy vagina and more vaginal diacharge?

Vaginal infection: You probably have a vaginal yeast infection that may require treatment. The use of Alesse like any birth control pill can make you more susceptible to this infection. ...Read more

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What might cause green coloration on my vagina when using nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel)?

What might cause green coloration on my vagina when using nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel)?

Vaginal discharge: Sometimes vaginal discharge has a green hue to it. Typically it's not a sign of infection so long as you don't have any itching or foul smell associated with it. Regardless, however, if you're concerned you may want to see a physician and get checked out for any possible infection, including possible stds. I haven't heard of birth control causing a change in the skin color of the vagina. ...Read more

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Is discharge normal with prometrium (micronized progesterone) suppositories?

Is discharge normal with prometrium (micronized progesterone) suppositories?

Yes: With almost all the progesterone formulations it will be normal to have vaginal discharge as the progesterone liquefies. A product called "Crinone" does not have this effect and works the same. ...Read more

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What is the difference between chateal and levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) birthcontrol pills?

Pill color...: There shouldn't be any difference other than the color of the pills. They both contain 21 active pills of .15mg Levonorgestrel and 0.03 mg Ethinyl Estradiol. The last seven tablets in both Chateal and Levora are inert. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Does estrogen stop vaginal bleeding?

Does estrogen stop vaginal bleeding?

Depends: It depends on the cause of the bleeding. In some cases it can make things worse, so it's important to know why the abnormal bleeding is occurring. A gyn can help. ...Read more

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How affective is levlen (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) ED contraceptive pill?

How affective is levlen (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) ED contraceptive pill?

Effectiveness of BCP: Any birth control pill that is fda approved has a failure rate of less than 2%. The failures are frequently due to forgetting to take the pills two days or longer in the cycle. ...Read more

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What the contraceptive pills dose not contain desogen (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel) ?

What the contraceptive pills dose not contain desogen (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel) ?

Desogen=Desogestrel: These pills contain Desogestrel (Desogen): APRI, CAZIANT, CESIA, CYCLESSA, DESOGEN, (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel) MIRCETTE, ORTHO-CEPT, RECLIPSEN, SOLIA, & VELIVET. Other Birth-control pills use a different ingredient. However, ask your pharmacist to be sure. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Could Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) cause light bleeding during sexual intercourse?

Could Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) cause light bleeding during sexual intercourse?

Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) and Bleeding: Yes, all B.C. Pills can cause spot bleeding with or without intercourse. This is due to changes in hormone balance within your body. This is generally self limiting but if the bleeding persists or is significant consider seeking a consult with your physician. ...Read more

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Can levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) birth control help women's breasts grow?

Can levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) birth control help women's breasts grow?

That is not the purp: Purpose of that pill , it could possibly make them larger or not but at your age you should be on a lowest dose pill which is loloestrin. ...Read more

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