What Are Estradiol Vaginal Tablets?
Estradiol vaginal tablets (Vagifem®
) is a prescription medication that contains an estrogen hormone. It is used to treat dryness, itching, and burning in and around the vagina, usually in postmenopausal women. It is inserted vaginally using a special applicator.
Estradiol Vaginal Tablets Side Effects
As with any medicine, side effects are possible with estradiol vaginal tablets. However, not everyone who uses the medication will experience side effects. In fact, most women tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or are easily treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
Common side effects of estradiol vaginal tablets include but are not limited to: