Symptoms Of Overdose
Numerous reports of ingestion of large doses of estrogen products and estrogencontaining oral contraceptives by young children have not revealed acute serious ill effects. Over dosage with estrogen may cause nausea, breast discomfort, fluid retention, bloating or vaginal bleeding in women.
Treatment Of Overdose
Symptomatic treatment should be given.
For management of a suspected drug overdose, contact your regional Poison Control Centre
- Hypersensitivity to this drug or to any ingredient in the formulation or component of the container. For a complete listing, see the Dosage Forms, Composition and Packaging section of the product monograph.
- Liver dysfunction or disease as long as liver function tests have failed to return to normal.
- Known or suspected estrogen-dependent or progestin-dependent malignant neoplasia (e.g. endometrial cancer )
- Endometrial hyperplasia
- Known, suspected, or past history of breast cancer
- Undiagnosed abnormal genital bleeding
- Known or suspected pregnancy
- Active or past history of arterial thromboembolic disease (e.g. stroke, myocardial infarction, coronary heart disease.)
- Active or past history of confirmed venous thromboembolism (such as deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolism) or active thrombophlebitis.
- Partial or complete loss of vision due to ophthalmic vascular disease
- Classical migraine
- The mineral oil found in Estragyn Vaginal Cream is not compatible with the latex rubber found in most condoms.
Last reviewed on RxList: 3/31/2014
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Additional Estragyn Information
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