Vivelle Side Effects

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  1. link Genierose
    vivelle patch
    does the patch have a higher amount of estrogen than the pills. what is the lowest and equal to the pills
    Genierose- over a year ago - in Vivelle
  2. link Walshj
    Vivelle vivelle patch, dull headache, black outs, hot flashes, neck pain
    I had a hysterectomy and developed nightsweats and hot flashes. The doctor gave me the Vivelle patch and I was fine for 3 months. I took it off for about 4 months until the hot flashes returned. I went back on it for a month and out of no where I sta - 64% more...
    Walshj- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Vivelle
  3. link Dhunter
    I have been on the vivelle patch for about 5 months and it certainly has relieved the menopausal symptoms of hot flashes and the night sweats. Though, this past weekend, I have had 2 bouts of severe facial flushing, headache, neckache. It sounds simi - 33% more...
    Dhunter- over a year ago
  4. link Cwelch
    While on Vivelle, did you experience pain, redness, and swelling in your hands and/or shoulders?
    Cwelch- over a year ago
  5. link Cwelch
    Has anyone experienced pain, redness, and swelling in hands and/or shoulders while on Vivelle dot?
    Cwelch- over a year ago
  6. link Dollwoman
    Vivelle night sweats, wedding ring, bloated, abdomen, severely
    Six years ago used Vivelle and gained 15 lbs. Went off and lost the weight. Have had severe night sweats, so I tried .05 mg Vivelle. Within 24 hours I could hardly get my wedding ring off and my abdomen was severely bloated. Took off the patch. It's - 5% more...
    Dollwoman- over a year ago - in Vivelle
  7. link Gt70605
    Vivelle vs Vivelle Dot
    Is there a difference in the two other than size?
    Gt70605- over a year ago - in Vivelle
  8. link Oneal_g
    Vivelle vivelle dot, fluid retention, hysterectomy, weight gain, bodybuilder
    39 year complete hysterectomy 4 years ago, bodybuilder usiing vivelle dot.. need help with fluid retention and weight gain.
    Oneal_g- over a year ago - in Vivelle
  9. link Jasohio
    Vivelle hormone treatments, hysterectomy, july 1
    I am a 35 year old female who as of July 1,2006 am 8 years status post total abdomial hysterectomy. Following my surgery my physician tried several hormone treatments and we finally settled on Vivelle - I have been on it for about 7 years and have ha - 16% more...
    Jasohio- over a year ago - in Vivelle
  10. link Ddxtwo
    Vivelle vivelle dot, turn my head, vertigo, prayers, have been unable
    I have been on the vivelle dot .05 for only 1 month - It seemed like the answer to my prayers until 3 days ago when I started suffering the worst vertigo possible. I have been unable to function at home or at work, mainly confined to bed. I can't sit - 42% more...
    Ddxtwo- over a year ago - in Vivelle
  11. link Rs30019
    Vivelle hysterctomy, weight gain
    I had a hysterctomy the 10th of June and I have gained 14 lbs. in three months. Could this weight gain be linked to the patch and if so what could I do to counteract it?
    Rs30019- over a year ago - in Vivelle
  12. link Sjd201
    Vivelle vivelle patch, hot flashes, menstral cycle, night sweats, noticable
    I have been wearing the patch for 4 weeks now. I am wearing the Vivelle patch to treat night sweats and hot flashes. It is working great! I have not sweats or hot flashes anymore. There is no noticable side effects other than I have not started my me - 8% more...
    Sjd201- over a year ago - in Vivelle
  13. link Sjd201
    Vivelle menstral cycle, hormone patch
    I was to start my menstral cycle on 8/25/05 it is now 9/12/05. How does the hormone patch affect my menstral cycle?
    Sjd201- over a year ago - in Vivelle
  14. link Joygresh
    Vivelle vivelle patch, leg cramps, hysterectomy
    I had a complete hysterectomy Jan 11 and statred using the vivelle patch(.1). I am having leg cramps and I get a little emotional in the middle of the day. Is this all normal???
    Joygresh- over a year ago - in Vivelle
  15. link Showlow2u
    Vivelle tia, mini stroke, hysterectomy
    I had a hysterectomy on 1/28/04 and in June I finally gave in and started using the patch., and in September I was rushed to the hospital for a TIA (mini Stroke) and I had smaller versions of the TIA for 2 weeks After a month I returned back to work. - 13% more...
    Showlow2u- over a year ago - in Vivelle
  16. link Bchdp
    vivelle
    I am perimenapausal and have been sweating non-stop! My OBGYN put me on a low dose of Vivelle in patch form. It really scares me to know I could possibly develop blood clots. My mother died from a stroke. I'm in my third day of patch 1. Should my swe - 15% more...
    Bchdp- over a year ago - in Vivelle
  17. link Bjbhere710
    vivelle dot-stroke potential
    PLEASE ADVISE ME IF YOU HAVE HAD A STROKE WHILE TAKING THIS MED. THANK YOU
    Bjbhere710- over a year ago - in Vivelle
  18. link Gheckel
    Vivelle alarm clock, moved back, medication, high speed
    I woke up last night extremely dizzy- could hardly negotiate the trip to the bathroom and back. My eyes could not focus and the lighted area on my alarm clock moved back and forth at high speed. I could not make out the numbers on the clock. My docto - 15% more...
    Gheckel- over a year ago - in Vivelle
  19. link Bjbhere
    Vivelle vivelle patch, night sweats, stroke
    I HAD ALWAYS REFERRED TO MYSELF AS "HEALTHIEST WOMAN IN THE WORLD".I WAS HAVING NIGHT SWEATS AND STARTED USING THE VIVELLE PATCH N JULY 2002.IN NOVEMBER 2002 I HAD A STROKE WHICH PARALYZED MY RIGHT SIDE. IT'S NOT WORTH THE PRICE I AM PAYING.
    Bjbhere- over a year ago - in Vivelle
  20. link Chinadoll927
    Vivelle vivelle dot, hot flashes, orgasms
    I have been using vivelle dot for a few months now. It has completely relieved my hot flashes but I am unable to have orgasms now. Could this possibly be a side effect of vivelle? Maybe the dose is too high?
    Chinadoll927- over a year ago - in Vivelle
  21. link Kathyisrael
    Vivelle estrogen, fortunately, liver
    fortunately, I don't have any side effects, but wonder how much estrogen I'm receiving for a 1.0 patch since it does not go thru the liver, and is it as strong as a estrogen pill.
    Kathyisrael- over a year ago - in Vivelle
  22. link Deblreynolds4
    Vivelle vivelle patch, shortness of breath, experience shortness, hysterectomy, oct 7
    I had a hysterectomy on Oct. 7, and began using the Vivelle patch on Oct. 16, (one week ago). I put on a new patch on Oct. 20. I begin having shortness of breath periodically a few days ago, but have had it all day today (Oct.23). I read in the enclo - 34% more...
    Deblreynolds4- over a year ago - in Vivelle