Precautions and Warnings With Estradiol Cypionate

It is important to talk to your healthcare provider about the precautions and warnings with estradiol cypionate before starting the medication. For instance, you may not be able to safely use estradiol cypionate if you have certain health conditions (such as endometriosis, diabetes, or asthma), as estradiol cypionate can make some conditions worse. Estradiol cypionate warnings and precautions also include potential drug interactions and allergic reactions.

Estradiol Cypionate: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using estradiol cypionate (Depo®-Estradiol) if you have:
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you:
  • Are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Are breastfeeding
  • Have an upcoming surgery
  • Smoke cigarettes.
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medicines you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
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