Divigel is taken for: Hot Flashes HRT Menopause

Divigel

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Method of use: Transdermal Gel
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Divigel for Hot Flashes
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When i was on divigel and stopped it i had hot flashes in a...
" ...divigel and stopped it i had hot flashes in a day or 2, and felt tired sad , but now no hot flashes,... "

head! I use Divigel for my estrogen and have had good luck...
" ...being told this is all in my head! I use Divigel for my estrogen and have had good luck getting my night sweats undercontrol. So...hopefully by the end of this week... "

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My doctor prescribed Divigel 0.1% after we discussed...
" ...in menopause. My doctor prescribed Divigel 0.1% after we discussed ...the side effects of each. Divigel has side effects also and after a week of taking Divigel, I am starting to experience... "

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sweats. The one thing I have noticed is I am gaining weight...
" ...been on Divigel .25mg for about 1 month. I has helped me with my mood swings, but I till have hot flashes and some night sweats. The one thing I have noticed is I am gaining weight around my... "

there. I just started taking Divigel 9 days ago. I don't...
" Hey there. I just started taking Divigel 9 days ago. I don't have much experience with ...you mentioned. I do have minor hot flashes as opposed to the ...I am curious about this Divigel... "

exam my doctor prescribed Divigel and Prometriun for HRT....
" ...am 50. I finally had enough of the major hot flashes, night sweats and not sleeping. When I went for my annual exam my doctor prescribed Divigel and Prometriun for HRT. Does... "

weight. I am hardly taking any divigel at all. My dr kept...
" ...am at my normal weight. I am hardly taking any divigel at all. My dr kept telling me to take more because I have vaginal atrophy. I knew I couldn't take anymore because I... "

insomnia & hot flashes, she put me on Divigel. Congrats...
" ...in. The doctor never checked my hormone level, I had both ovaries removed so as soon as I went to see her and told her of the mood swings, insomnia & hot flashes, she put me on Divigel. Congrats ... "

I started getting severe headaches, jitteriness, and...
" I have been in surgical menopause for 5 months. After a few months on divigel I started getting severe headaches, jitteriness, and terrible depression. I started compounded P and it has lifted the... "

doctor prescribed Divigel, less side effects, etc. Well...
" Divigel?? At my post op today, ...my incredible mood swings. My doctor prescribed Divigel, less side effects, etc. Well, when I went online to read about it, their website mentions only hot fla... "

Patient concerns with Divigel

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When i was on divigel and stopped it i had hot flashes in a...
" ...divigel and stopped it i had hot flashes in a day or 2, and felt tired sad , but now no hot flashes,... "

head! I use Divigel for my estrogen and have had good luck...
" ...being told this is all in my head! I use Divigel for my estrogen and have had good luck getting my night sweats undercontrol. So...hopefully by the end of this week... "

Post from
www.webmd.com
My doctor prescribed Divigel 0.1% after we discussed...
" ...in menopause. My doctor prescribed Divigel 0.1% after we discussed ...the side effects of each. Divigel has side effects also and after a week of taking Divigel, I am starting to experience... "

Post from
www.webmd.com
sweats. The one thing I have noticed is I am gaining weight...
" ...been on Divigel .25mg for about 1 month. I has helped me with my mood swings, but I till have hot flashes and some night sweats. The one thing I have noticed is I am gaining weight around my... "

there. I just started taking Divigel 9 days ago. I don't...
" Hey there. I just started taking Divigel 9 days ago. I don't have much experience with ...you mentioned. I do have minor hot flashes as opposed to the ...I am curious about this Divigel... "

exam my doctor prescribed Divigel and Prometriun for HRT....
" ...am 50. I finally had enough of the major hot flashes, night sweats and not sleeping. When I went for my annual exam my doctor prescribed Divigel and Prometriun for HRT. Does... "

weight. I am hardly taking any divigel at all. My dr kept...
" ...am at my normal weight. I am hardly taking any divigel at all. My dr kept telling me to take more because I have vaginal atrophy. I knew I couldn't take anymore because I... "

insomnia & hot flashes, she put me on Divigel. Congrats...
" ...in. The doctor never checked my hormone level, I had both ovaries removed so as soon as I went to see her and told her of the mood swings, insomnia & hot flashes, she put me on Divigel. Congrats ... "

I started getting severe headaches, jitteriness, and...
" I have been in surgical menopause for 5 months. After a few months on divigel I started getting severe headaches, jitteriness, and terrible depression. I started compounded P and it has lifted the... "

doctor prescribed Divigel, less side effects, etc. Well...
" Divigel?? At my post op today, ...my incredible mood swings. My doctor prescribed Divigel, less side effects, etc. Well, when I went online to read about it, their website mentions only hot fla... "

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