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Who should not take Estraderm?

Do not use Estraderm if you have:

allergic reactions to any ingredients in Estraderm
cancers of the breast or any cancer that could be stimulated by hormones
history of blood clots
recent stroke or heart attack
liver disease
you are pregnant
unusual vaginal bleeding

If you are a smoker or have any of the following, your doctor may need to conduct tests or change your dose:
  • asthma
  • diabetes
  • endometriosis
  • gallbladder disease
  • heart attack
  • high blood pressure
  • high cholesterol
  • history of blood clots
  • hysterectomy
  • kidney disease
  • low calcium levels in your blood
  • migraines
  • previous jaundice caused by pregnancy or hormone treatments
  • porphyria
  • seizure disorder
  • some cancers, such as breast, cervical, endometrial, ovarian, liver or uterine cancer
  • stroke
  • systemic lupus erythematosus
  • underactive thyroid

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Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.