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Several potential risks are associated with Premarin Vaginal Cream. Warnings and precautions for this medication should be fully understood before starting treatment. For instance, you may not be able to safely use the cream if you have heart disease, liver disease, or an underactive thyroid. Premarin Vaginal Cream warnings and precautions also apply to women who are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Premarin Vaginal Cream: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using Premarin® Vaginal Cream (conjugated estrogens vaginal cream) if you have:
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you:
 
  • Have an upcoming surgery
  • Are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Are breastfeeding
  • Smoke cigarettes.
     
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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