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Femring

Femring

OVERDOSE

Overdosage of estrogen may cause nausea and vomiting, breast tenderness, dizziness, abdominal pain, drowsiness/fatigue and withdrawal bleeding may occur in women. Treatment of overdose consists of discontinuation of Femring (estradiol acetate) with institution of appropriate symptomatic care.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

Femring (estradiol acetate) should not be used in women with any of the following conditions:

  1. Undiagnosed abnormal genital bleeding.
  2. Known, suspected, or history of breast cancer.
  3. Known or suspected estrogen-dependent neoplasia.
  4. Active deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism or history of these conditions.
  5. Active arterial thromboembolic disease (for example, stroke and myocardial infarction) or a history of these conditions.
  6. Known liver dysfunction or disease.
  7. Known or suspected pregnancy.

Last reviewed on RxList: 6/15/2009
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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