Climara vs Vivelle Dot

Climara
(Rx)
Vivelle Dot
(Rx)
Climara is a female sex hormones - estrogen.
Vivelle Dot is a female sex hormones - estrogen.
Satisfaction Score
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3.2
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.2
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
2.1
Concern level
2.0
Approval Date
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December 22, 1994
July 31, 1996
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
14,189 Discussions
20,260 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
Climara is prescribed for Hot Flashes and Night Sweats and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, it is used in HRT.
Condition
Number of posts
Vivelle Dot is prescribed for Hot Flashes and Night Sweats and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, it is used in HRT.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Cli
Insomnia
8
Weight Gain
8
Itching
7
Anxiety
5
Mood Swings
5
Rash
4
Nausea
4
Dizziness
3
Acne
3
Bloating
2
Viv
Weight Gain
9
Insomnia
9
Anxiety
8
Itching
5
Nausea
4
Hair Loss
4
Bloating
3
Rash
3
Dizziness
2
Palpitations
2
Compare concerns
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Climara
Cli
Vivelle Dot
Viv
Insomnia
Cli
Viv
8
9
Weight Gain
Cli
Viv
8
9
Itching
Cli
Viv
7
5
Anxiety
Cli
Viv
5
8
Mood Swings
Cli
Viv
5
0
Rash
Cli
Viv
4
3
Nausea
Cli
Viv
4
4
Dizziness
Cli
Viv
3
2
Acne
Cli
Viv
3
0
Bloating
Cli
Viv
2
3
Weight Gain
Viv
Cli
9
8
Insomnia
Viv
Cli
9
8
Anxiety
Viv
Cli
8
5
Itching
Viv
Cli
5
7
Nausea
Viv
Cli
4
4
Hair Loss
Viv
Cli
4
0
Bloating
Viv
Cli
3
2
Rash
Viv
Cli
3
4
Dizziness
Viv
Cli
2
3
Palpitations
Viv
Cli
2
0
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Climara and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Vivelle Dot and alcohol.
Method of use
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Transdermal Patch
Transdermal Patch
Dosages
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Patch: 0.025 mg/24 hr, 0.0375 mg/24 hr, 0.05 mg/24 hr, 0.06 mg/24 hr, 0.075 mg/24 hr, 0.1 mg/24 hr
Patch: 0.025 mg/24 hr, 0.0375 mg/24 hr, 0.05 mg/24 hr, 0.075 mg/24 hr, 0.1 mg/24 hr
Food Instructions
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Avoid grapefruit or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug concentration.
Avoid grapefruit or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug concentration.
Ingredients
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Estradiol
Estradiol
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Climara and Vivelle Dot: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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