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Before starting treatment with Enjuvia, warnings and precautions for the medication should be discussed with your healthcare provider. For instance, make sure your healthcare provider is aware of any existing medical conditions you have, such as diabetes, heart disease, or cancer. Enjuvia warnings and precautions also apply to people who have certain allergies and to women who are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Enjuvia: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using Enjuvia® (conjugated estrogens) if you have:
- Unexplained vaginal bleeding
- Cancer (or if you have had cancer in the past)
- Heart disease or heart problems of any kind
- Had a heart attack or stroke
- Congestive heart failure (CHF)
- Had a blood clot
- High blood pressure (hypertension)
- Gallbladder disease
- Liver disease, such as liver failure, cirrhosis, hepatitis, or liver tumors
- Kidney disease, including kidney failure (renal failure)
- An underactive thyroid (hypothyroidism)
- Had yellowing of the whites of the eyes or skin (jaundice) during a prior pregnancy or estrogen use
- High cholesterol
- Low calcium levels in the blood (hypocalcemia)
- 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
- Are breastfeeding.
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medicines you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.