Precautions and Warnings With Estradiol Valerate

Who Should Not Use Estradiol Valerate?

You should not use estradiol valerate if you:
  • Are allergic to Delestrogen, estradiol, or any of the inactive components used to make estradiol valerate. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive components in estradiol valerate.
  • Have a history of breast cancer.
  • Have any cancer that is sensitive to estrogen.
  • Have undiagnosed abnormal genital bleeding.
  • Have ever had a blood clot or pulmonary embolism (a blood clot in the lungs).
  • Have had a heart attack or stoke within the past year.
  • Have liver dysfunction or liver disease.
  • Are pregnant (or think you might be pregnant).

Precautions and Warnings With Estradiol Valerate: Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which estradiol valerate should not be used, along with several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before using this medication. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific estradiol valerate warnings and precautions that may apply to you.
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
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