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Ethinyl Estradiol

Ethinyl Estradiol Information

Ethinyl Estradiol Benefits & Uses

Ethinyl Estradiol is used to treat the following -

Ethinyl Estradiol Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Ethinyl Estradiol

Ethinyl Estradiol

Ethinyl Estradiol Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Ethinyl Estradiol is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Swelling
  3. Abdominal Pain Mild
  4. Altered Libido
  5. Breast Tenderness
  6. Breast pain
  7. Eye Burning
  8. Constipation Moderate
  9. Depression Moderate
  10. Flatulence Mild
  11. Headache Mild
  12. Mood swings
  13. Skin Rash Mild
  14. Skin redness
  15. Vaginal Irritation
  16. Vaginal discharge
  17. Weight Loss
  18. Weight gain

Ethinyl Estradiol Related Warnings

Is the use of Ethinyl Estradiol safe for pregnant women?

Ethinyl Estradiol should not be taken during pregnancy, or should only be taken on the advice of a doctor as it may have severe side effects.


Is the use of Ethinyl Estradiol safe during breastfeeding?

Ethinyl Estradiol can cause moderate side effects on breastfeeding women. If you feel its side effects, then stop taking this drug and consult your doctor. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises to do so.


What is the effect of Ethinyl Estradiol on the Kidneys?

Ethinyl Estradiol may have mild side effects on the kidneys.


What is the effect of Ethinyl Estradiol on the Liver?

Ethinyl Estradiol can have moderate side effects on the liver. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.


What is the effect of Ethinyl Estradiol on the Heart?

There may be an adverse effect on the heart after taking Ethinyl Estradiol. If you observe any side effects on your body then stop taking this drug. Restart this medicine only if your doctor advises you to do so.


Severe Interaction of Ethinyl Estradiol with Other Drugs

Ethinyl Estradiol should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Ethinyl Estradiol Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Ethinyl Estradiol unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. High BP (High Blood Pressure)
  2. Liver Disease
  3. Angioedema
  4. Edema
  5. Depression
  6. Hypercalcemia
  7. Heart Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Ethinyl Estradiol

Is this Ethinyl Estradiol habit forming or addictive?

Ethinyl Estradiol does not cause addiction.


Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Ethinyl Estradiol can make you feel drowsy.


Is it safe?

Yes, Ethinyl Estradiol is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Ethinyl Estradiol for mental disorders.


Ethinyl Estradiol Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Ethinyl Estradiol

Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Ethinyl Estradiol together with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Ethinyl Estradiol

Due to lack of research, there is no information about the side effects of taking Ethinyl Estradiol with alcohol.

This medicine data has been created by -
Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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