Reviewing Delestrogen Safety Concerns
Drug InteractionsDelestrogen can interact with several other medications (see Delestrogen Drug Interactions).
Important Information for Your Healthcare ProviderYou should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using Delestrogen if you have:
- Unexplained abnormal vaginal bleeding
- Heart disease or heart problems of any kind
- Cancer (or a history of cancer) of any kind
- Had a heart attack, blood clot, or stroke
- High blood pressure, high cholesterol, or high triglycerides
- Gallbladder disease
- Liver disease, such as liver failure, cirrhosis, hepatitis, or liver tumors
- Seizures or epilepsy
- Had yellowing of the whites of the eyes or skin (jaundice) during a prior pregnancy or estrogen use
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE, or lupus)
- Migraine headaches
- Kidney disease, including kidney failure (renal failure)
- An underactive thyroid (hypothyroidism)
- Any allergies, including allergies to drugs, foods, preservatives, or dyes.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you:
- Have an upcoming surgery
- Smoke cigarettes
- Are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Delestrogen and Pregnancy)
- Are breastfeeding (see Delestrogen and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medicines you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Delestrogen Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)