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Is it safe for my mother to smoke cigarettes while taking Premarin?

It's not safe for your mother to smoke while taking Premarin because this medicine can cause blood clots, stroke or heart attack, and smoking can increase her risk of getting these side effects. She should talk with her doctor about her smoking and her risks before using Premarin to treat symptoms of menopause.

 

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