Femring Vaginal Insert 0.05Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Femring: Vaginal insert (0.05mg)

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Femring 0.05mg/24hr Vag Insert

What is this Medicine?

ESTRADIOL (es tra DYE ole) vaginal ring is an insert that contains a female hormone. This medicine helps relieve symptoms of vaginal irritation and dryness that occurs in some women during menopause. This medicine can also help relieve hot flashes.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Femring: Vaginal insert(0.05mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

Femring 0.05mg/24hr Vaginal Insert

NDC: 004306201
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Menopause, Hot Flashes, Atrophic Vaginitis

Storage Information
Do not store outside the pouch provided
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Femring 0.05mg/24hr Vaginal Insert

Reported Side Effects for Femring 0.05mg/24hr Vaginal Insert

Yeast Infection Incidence:
<8.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Endometrial Hyperplasia Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Headache Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fluid Retention Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Weight Gain Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Menstrual Cramps Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Breakthrough Bleeding Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Breast Pain Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Femring 0.05mg/24hr Vaginal Insert

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Femring 0.05mg/24hr Vaginal Insert(Estradiol Acetate)
Grapefruit juice and Estrogens(Estradiol Acetate)
Grapefruit juice and grapefruit-containing foods may increase the side effects of estrogen in some females, such as nausea, breast tenderness, headache or fluid retention. There may be no interaction. Do not significantly change your grapefruit intake while taking estrogens for hormone replacement therapy or as part of hormonal birth control products. Report any unusual side effects, like unusual non-menstrual vaginal bleeding, promptly for evaluation.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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