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What should I avoid while taking estradiol?

You need not avoid any foods while taking estradiol, however you should avoid smoking and drinking alcohol. You may also wish to not consume grapefruit or grapefruit juice while using estradiol as it may result in increased levels in the blood. Estradiol interacts with other medications, so it is important to discuss all your medications with your doctor while taking estradiol. Also, avoid getting pregnant while using estradiol as it can harm the fetus.


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