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It is important for women who have a history of cancer to tell their healthcare provider before starting treatment with Osphena. Certain safety precautions are associated with this drug, including specific warnings for women who have a family history of an estrogen-dependent cancer, those with diabetes, and women who still have their uterus. Review these issues with your healthcare provider to ensure a safe treatment.

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Osphena™ (ospemifene) if you have:
In addition, let your healthcare provider know if you:
  • Use tobacco products
  • Are overweight
  • Are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Are breastfeeding.
You should also tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
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