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Climara vs Vivelle Dot

Climara
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Vivelle Dot
Other name: Vivelle Dot (Vivelle Dot)
Other name: Climara (Climara)
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Menopause
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Method of use:
Transdermal Patch
Method of use:
Transdermal Patch
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Estradiol (E2 or 17 -estradiol, also oestradiol) is a sex hormone. Estradiol is abbreviated E2 as it has 2 hydroxyl groups in its molecular structure. Estrone has 1 (E1) and estriol has 3 (E3). Estradiol is about 10 times as potent as estrone and a...
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Top Concerns
Cli
Insomnia
8
Weight Gain
8
Itching
7
Anxiety
5
Mood Swings
5
Rash
4
Nausea
4
Dizzy
3
Acne
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Bloating
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Weight Gain
9
Insomnia
9
Anxiety
8
Mood Swings
5
Itching
5
Nausea
4
Hair Loss
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3
Rash
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Estradiol (E2 or 17 -estradiol, also oestradiol) is a sex hormone. Estradiol is abbreviated E2 as it has 2 hydroxyl groups in its molecular structure. Estrone has 1 (E1) and estriol has 3 (E3). Estradiol is about 10 times as potent as estrone and a...
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I had consistant problems with the Climara patch lifting...
" ...years ago, because I had consistant problems with the Climara patch lifting before it ...is about equal for me with either patch, but the Vivelle Dot seems to stick... "

he same allergic reaction to the Climara and switched to t...
" ...was having the same allergic reaction to the Climara and switched to the Vivelle Dot (same doseage) and have had no problem with it at all. ...that I had no allergic reaction to the Vivelle.... "

requested to be switched to Climara patch & had much better...
" ...was initially started on vivelle dot .025 mg., upped to .0375mg. & finally increased to .05 mg when I developed brain fog, joint aches, bloating, sore breasts & some transient dizziness. I requested... "

the Climara patch and have had no problems since. I wasn't...
" I also had so many side effects from the vivelle dot that I switched to the Climara patch and have had no problems since. I wasn't aware that you could get... "

ently on Climara and like it a whole lot better than the...
" Hi, I was on Vivelle Dot 1mg for eight months. In the begining, it worked good. The only issues I had were the flux of moods when I would change my patch. I had headaches sometimes and I also... "

because it worked very well for me. It didn't help in...
" ...doses do sound compatible. I was on the Climara for two months after my surgery and did very well on it except that it irritated my skin under the patch. I had to change to the Vivelle Dot patch... "

switched to the Climara patch, which I tolerate much better...
" I was on vivelle dot .025 .037 and .05 for about 8 months. I trimmed the .05 patch a little less each time until I could tolerate that dose. When I first started on .05 I was very dizzy. It was... "

and allergic reaction to the generic climara patch adhesive...
" ...hives, mine was and allergic reaction to the generic climara patch adhesive i have since switched to vivelle dot w/no... "

I had the ring problem with Climara, but the Vivelle Dot...
" I was on Climara, but switched to Vivelle Dot. I had the ring problem with Climara, but the Vivelle Dot doesn't seem to leave that nasty lint ring. Climara... "

from the huge Climara patch to the Vivelle Dot about...
" I switched from the huge Climara patch to the Vivelle Dot about two months ago. I love the Vivelle dot. I haven't had even one night sweat or hot flash while ...that Pepperidge Farm cookie... "

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