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There are several potential risks associated with Estrace. Warnings and precautions for this medication should be fully understood before starting treatment. For example, you may not be able to safely use Estrace if you have certain health conditions, such as heart disease, diabetes, or endometriosis. Estrace warnings and precautions also extend to women who are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Estrace: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using Estrace® (estradiol) if you have:
 
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.
 
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