When to Consider an Alternative to Angeliq
Who Should Not Use Angeliq?You should not use Angeliq if you:
- Are allergic to Angeliq, estradiol, drospirenone acetate, or any of the inactive components used to make Angeliq. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive components in Angeliq.
- 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.
- Have kidney disease.
- Have adrenal disease.
- Are pregnant (or think you might be pregnant).
Angeliq Warnings and Precautions: Final ThoughtsThere are a number of situations in which Angeliq 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 Angeliq warnings and precautions that may apply to you.