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Overdosage of estrogen plus progestin may cause nausea and vomiting, breast tenderness, abdominal pain, drowsiness and fatigue, and withdrawal bleeding may occur in women. Treatment of overdose consists of discontinuation of Angeliq therapy with institution of appropriate symptomatic care.


Do not prescribe Angeliq to women with any of the following conditions:

Undiagnosed abnormal genital bleeding [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].

Known, suspected, or history of cancer of the breast [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].

Known or suspected estrogen-dependent neoplasia [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].

Active DVT, PE or history of these conditions [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].

Active arterial thromboembolic disease (for example, stroke and MI) or history of these conditions [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].

Renal Impairment [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS, Use in Specific Populations and CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY].

Known liver impairment or disease [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS, Use In Specific Populations and CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY].

Adrenal insufficiency [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].

Known protein C, protein S, or antithrombin deficiency, or other known thrombophilic disorders Known or suspected pregnancy [see Use in Specific Populations].

Known anaphylactic reaction, angioedema, or hypersensitivity to Angeliq or any of its ingredients [see ADVERSE REACTIONS]

This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Last reviewed on RxList: 7/13/2015


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