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  1. HRT and Cushing Syndrome?
    ... years now (I am 47). First taking Premarin and now on Vivelle *** patch. In these last few years I have developed...

General Health board

  1. Burning Tongue and achy joints
    ... complete abdominal hysterectomy Oct 1,07. I am taking Vivelle dot patch 0.05. My body was thrown into surgical...

  2. New here with questions
    ... (everything removed) back in 2003. I’m on HRT Vivelle Dot and doing great on it. Last January I remember...
    ... removal and 2 D&C's later I had a total hyst.(Am on Vivelle Dot too and LOVE it...my symptoms/hot flashes started...
    ... NEVER sick until that day....Had my Hyst. went on the Vivelle Dot and never looked back, felt GREAT... Again...

Alternative Medicine board

  1. What herb helps fatigue from menopause?
    ... can't do anything and I didnt feel like this on the vivelle patch......

Osteoporosis board

  1. Desert Bloom - Are You There?
    ... will do x-rays.It could have been worse . My vivelle dot has been raised several times in dose due to fact...
    ... wondering how they stack up. I am hoping that with the vivelle , my results will look something like the highest...

  2. HRT and Osteo treatment
    ... hrt for their bones??? I am now on 2nd month of vivelle patch-started at .05 and moved up in 3rd wk to .075...

  3. Forteo recent graduating class
    ... better from the moment I stopped. I am 3 wks into my vivelle dot .05 and all is well. No signs of any issues so ... progesterone regimen set. DB-if you looked at the vivelle dot info on dosing and bone density-can you understand...
    ... What kind of issues are you talking about with the vivelle ? Do you mean daily side effects, or the long term...
    ... looking for a new endo /ent team. Saw gyn-she upped vivelle dose to .075 and we haven't decided on the progesterone...
    ... little more resilient? I was just hoping that the vivelle might be giving you a little more overall strength...
    ... is the estrogen helping too. I told you I had the vivelle dot just raised from .05 to .075. They did an estradiol...

  4. Puzzling Question About HRT for Osteoporosis
    ... recently completing 18 mo. of forteo, my dr. has scripted vivelle dot.05 and I will see a gyn for the progesterone part ... to be prometrium. With a regimen of several mo. on vivelle , then 10 days prometrium (and vivelle same time? ... bmd than placebo. Also I compared this data to the vivelle dot .05, and saw that the vivelle dot .05 maintained ... could see that either the menostar ultra low .014 or vivelle .025 which I understand is now available might really ... bones. And, that would necessitate at least the .05 vivelle . Also depending on your estradiol level when you ... low dose and Access is on it and compared it to the vivelle dot that I am on. Of course, there are many other...
    ... could take a print out of info on menostar and also vivelle dot which is also available in the low .025 dose ... now for osteoporosis.I think the .025 vivelle would require progesterone too, but the menostar ...
    ... vitamin D intake along with calcium, and started the Vivelle Dot patch. After some initial adjustments I settled ... regarding some of the hormone patches such as Menostar, Vivelle Dot etc. and claiming that there was an improvement ... share what I have heard. I plan to stay with the Vivelle Dot for a long time. I do not have a family history...
    ... through everything that didn't work. Glad to hear the vivelle dot .075 worked for you-134 estradiol def. shows ... it is working.I saw from the prescribing info for vivelle dot, that the ave. level with .075 is 72(+-24) for ... based on the infor they provide. I am hoping that the vivelle .05 works as well for me-though I certainly won't ... said she has heard of this reaction.)So, she scripted vivelle .05 for me. I should add I am 55 and about 6 yrs....
    ... To answer some of your questions, yes I do take the Vivelle Dot twice a week. When my estradiol was tested while...
    ... well. Also, I am one week and a day into the .05 vivelle dot treatment and all is ok. Of course, everyone is ... difft. When you were getting accustomed to the vivelle .075 how long did it take for you to experience difficult ... new estradiol level on the .075. When I look at the vivelle dot prescribing info it looks like it probably takes ... perhaps though a bit more than you. I read in the vivelle prescribing info that if the patch is put on the buttocks...
    ... of the day-it concerns the mirena bone info and the vivelle dot physcian prescibing info about bone results. This ... is what I am wondering--If you look at the vivelle dot info , it seems almost to take greater than a ... Could you look at the bone data charts for both the vivelle and the mirena and let me know what you think? Am...
    ... the study that is listed in the prescribing info for vivelle were not taking vitamin d and did not have osteoporosis...
    ... source to be taken into account. Also if you look at vivelle dot prescribing info it does correlate dose to estradiol ... how long into the dose was it? Also, did taking the vivelle dot require you to increase your synthroid dose,...
    ... again. Anyway, on the prescribing information for Vivelle Dot, it does only show how to apply it to the abdomen ... than usual and achy for a while when starting the Vivelle Dot. On the .1mg I had trouble with weight gain and...
    ... I had expected and basically they say this in the vivelle info.I wonder how soon after starting the .05 dot...

  5. Forteo Over and HRT begins
    ... thinks meno just kept ripping through spine. For now vivelle dot .05 3 months then prometrium for 10 days. This ... in progress. PCP had first scripted a lower dose of vivelle dot but bone spec. upped it . I have aged sooo much ... some. DB-if you are out there will you look at the vivelle dot info for doctors-it shows how bone density increases ... for the various doses of vivelle dot. With the .05 I think she is just trying to stave...
    ... Georgia"][COLOR="Navy"]Hi Osteo... I read the data on Vivelle and it sounds really good. All four of the doses ... panel is done. Did you read the part about how Vivelle effects your TBG level? I'm sure you did, and I'm...
    ... evista did the bone protection aspect look similar to vivelle dot info (i know vivelle is not unique as an estradiol ... like a menostar.014--if you extrapolate from the vivelle info, it would seem that that level would be equivalent...

  6. how many people have actually broken bones?
    ... it needs to be my choice. I take a hormone patch ( Vivelle Dot) right now that i am not altogether happy with...

  7. HRT raises risk of Lobular Breast Cancer by nearly 300%-recent study
    ... and it looks like you are already on bio id with vivelle patch(isn't that what you have been on?). Also at...

  8. Secondary Osteoporosis???
    ... Please 'scuse me. Sometimes I get angry. The Vivelle Dot Patch came up as a possibility. So far it's looking...
    ... well. There is another poster here who has done the vivelle dot, maybe she would comment. You might want to start...

  9. trying nose spray
    ... pain has gone away now. I am on the hormone patch ( Vivelle Dot) and it has helped me regain some bone density...

  10. Testosterone, Estradiol and Forteo
    ... stronger form of hrt (estradiol) in the form of the Vivelle Dot patch at .075 mg (which has helped alleviate some...

Headaches & Migraines board

  1. Menstrual migraines?
    ... previously had helped my neuro and come up with the Vivelle Dot - the estrogen patch. I always got the migraine...

Multiple Sclerosis board

  1. hotflashes, heat and ms
    ... on a pretty low dose of plant based estrogen called Vivelle Dot which is a patch and the dose is .075 and i change...

Neuropathy board

  1. Does this s/l Neuropathy & Chronic Fatigue ? (Long)
    ... Singulair 10 mg at h.s. Rhinocort Aqua Nasal Spray daily Vivelle Dot Patch 0.375 mg Stopped Clonazepam 1 mg one at...

Cancer: Breast board

  1. Need some reassurance!
    ... faith? I also told her that I have been taking the Vivelle Dot (estrogen patch) for close to a year. This also...

Cancer: Cervical & Ovarian board

  1. large mass on rt ovary
    ... pain and other symptoms I was having. I'm on the Vivelle Dot 0.1 mg transdermal patch and have had no problems...

Acid Reflux / GERD board

  1. Question for all you women out there....HELP
    ... sudden surgical menopause. I am on the estradiol patch ( Vivelle Dot). Two years later developed acid reflux (LPR)...

Inner Ear Disorders board

  1. Angry, frustrated, sad
    ... and when to take. I used a super low dose patch ( Vivelle Dot), which I wore all the time, but when I started...

  2. Howie - migraine treatment
    ... the placebo week you apply an estradiol patch like Vivelle Dot to maintain the level of estrogen. Remember,...

  3. MAV Diet question
    ... hormones, or you can try applying a estradiol patch like Vivelle dot only around "that time" of the month to help lessen...

  4. NTI-tss migraine prevention mouth guard
    ... my fluctuations by slapping on an estradiol patch ( Vivelle DOT) around "that time" if ya know what I mean. It...

Hormone Problems board

  1. Vagifem, Vivelle patch
    ... I don't know about the vagifem.. I use the vivelle and I like it a lot. Have ALL your hormones been...

  2. Tryign to research bio-identicals
    ... control the dose better.I use an estrogen patch - vivelle dot that I really like. Androgel. So it all depends...

  3. estrogen dominance @ 53
    ... I have been on estrogen ( vivelle patch) for years and have not been able to find a...

Thyroid Disorders board

  1. I think I had a revelation today. . .
    ... and not in Meno yet but heading that way....I use a Vivelle Dot Patch the lowest dose estrogen and feel great...

  2. Anti-Thyroglobulin rising question - Also HRT and Thyroid Replacement
    ... Hashi's and Nodules Janumet for Insulin Resistance Vivelle dot patch for pending menopause.... No Dairy or milk...

  3. High hyperparathyroid due to vit. D deficiency?
    ... hormones, I am now having to take the patch form. the vivelle dot form. I'd much rather prefer my own natural form...

  4. Synthroid and estrogen replacement problems
    ... s and sjogrens. I recently started hrt. I use the vivelle dot patch .075 and so there is no question about separating...
    ... factor of different "time zones"... BTW, I'm on the Vivelle .075 patch---I've been on "oral" estrogen replacement...

  5. Dr. suggested combining armour and synthroid--suggestions???
    ... Yes, I am also on vivelle patch .1 for my hormone replacement and prometrium...

  6. TT, HypoT, menopause
    ... past 10 days I have started bio identical estrogen -- vivelle dot .05 and prometrium to be used ea. 3 mo. for 10...
    ... FSH was 83.56 in March 08. I was given estrogen ( Vivelle dots) then. My estriadol level was 43 and FSH was...
    ... estadiol then-if so, what was it ? When you were put on vivelle dot and then tested a month later with fsh of47 and...
    ... not check my estriadol then. I was on the lowest vivelle dot dose. I'm not sure what it is - but it is the...
    ... What is your dosing regimen. For now mine is .05 vivelle dot and 100mg. prometrium 10 days ea. 3 months. Thanks...
    ... it is hard sometimes. Why did you change from the vivelle to the estrogel-do you like it better? I have read ... week. So, I told the friendly receptionist that the vivelle dot infor said best to check your levels and she said...
    ... green light on surgery. The reason I went from Vivelle dot to gel was because I would have had to remember...

  7. HRT and labs?
    ... They must have the data from trials . I am on the vivelle dot patch. If you look up the vivelle dot, you will ... system is going to make all the difference.In the vivelle trials they used women in post meno with ave . estradiol ... achieve/stay at? Ok-about the thyroid tests ,the vivelle prescribing info said that TBG would be affected and...
    ... He also wanted to put me on HRT along with it. The vivelle dot patch was his recommendation to my gp. The endo ... Anyhow, I did a lot of research too. I looked at the vivelle and a bunch of others and then ran across the menostar...

  8. So let me get this straight
    ... depressants. The only other perscription I do is Vivelle dot .1mg. It is a bio-identical estrogen patch. ...

  9. Very Confused Now Need Help
    ... I will be taking 50 mcg now. BTW, I also use the vivelle dot estrogen patch too if that matters at all. ...

  10. Endo wants to add Cytomel
    ... Synthroid? I'm also on an estrogen replacement patch ( Vivelle Dot .75), so I'm one big walking biochemical mess...

  11. Stopping Estrogen Before Thyroidectomy?
    ... bleeding? Can't think of anything else. I'm on the Vivelle Dot estrogen patch....

  12. Armour and HRT...Help!
    ... year and a half ago. I'm on bioidentical hormones... Vivelle Dot patch .1, compounded progesterone capsule 200...

  13. Levoxyl/Cytomel vs. Armour
    ... the diarrhea). I'm on HRT, estrogen (bioidentical Vivelle Dot .1 patch) and testosterone gel. I eventually...
    ... after the Thyroid med. The HRT I'm on is a patch ( Vivelle Dot .1) and a testosterone gel so nothing is ingested...

  14. Can Hashimoto's cause estrogen deficiency?
    ... estrogen was low. I was put on an estrogen patch ( vivelle ***) and given some vaginal inserts (vagifem). Since...

  15. I'm new here, Help! So Confused!
    ... but now I show low on estrogen so I was put on the Vivelle patch a couple weeks ago. However, the bigger picture...
    ... things. Hummmmmm, it's very strange. I am now on the Vivelle *** patch for my low estrogen levels, and it should...

  16. Now what - am I hypo, hyper, a little of both or is my hormones?
    ... hysterectomy 2 years and am on the following: 1mg of vivelle *** and 1mg of femring. I started using about 1/8...

  17. thyroid disorder...estrogen therapy?
    ... morning and 5mg in the afternoon. I was recently put on vivelle *** 0.1 due to lack of estrogen. Does adding estrogen...

  18. Can you give me input?
    ... recheck 1-2 weeks Presently I am on Lotrel for BP, Vivelle for hormones, Potassium, Maxzide, Prilosec, & Atenolol...

Infertility board

  1. Transfer on Halloween
    ... day vaginally, rather than orally. The Estrace and Vivelle patches have made me break out ridiculously, and I...

  2. First time for IVF.... need support and advice, please
    ... right now am in my pilot/trial IVF cycle. I am using vivelle dot estrogen patches and in a few days I will be starting...

Heart Disorders board

  1. Pain behind left breast. Help please
    ... Hi: I've been on the VIvelle Dot (hrt) for 3 years....I could not LIVE without...

High & Low Blood Pressure board

  1. Clonidine Users
    ... a problem with controlling hbp. I also wear the vivelle *** hormone patch in a low dose. Don't think that...

  2. Oral Contraceptives and high blood pressure
    ... erimenopause too. I was not on it with bp meds. I now use a Vivelle patch instead of the pill. I think there are less...

High Cholesterol board

  1. help
    ... ago, and use a bioidentical HRT patch, called the Vivelle Dot. It delivers a measured dose of Estrogen. Since...
    ... combinations depending on you hormone status. The vivelle dot is not as well absorbed and consistently absorbed...

Addison's Disease board

  1. Chris, help with lab results
    ... to try numerous brands, and finally found that the Vivelle patch worked prefectly for me....however, I required...

  2. A few problems
    ... pregnant. I am currently on hormone replacement therapy ( Vivelle with Prometrium) and I have a family history of breast...

Diabetes board

  1. Internal Shaking
    ... Pressure And Take Clonidine For That And I Also Were The Vivelle *** .05mg Patch For Estrogen. Does This Sound Like...

Fibromyalgia board

  1. Need some advice about meds, please
    ... doxepin, klonopin, vicodin, cymbalta, topamax, a vivelle patch (hormone replacement). These, with insurance...

  2. So much pain... is this Fibromyalgia?
    ... surgery I am on hormone replacement therapy using the Vivelle Dot (Estradiol) patch. I was having anxiety and took...

Sjgren's Syndrome board

  1. Sjogrens and Osteoporosis?
    ... deficiency. Are you still on estrogen?? I am taking the vivelle dot .075 patch and only two months into treatment...

Infectious Diseases board

  1. New here with questions
    ... (everything removed) back in 2003. I’m on HRT Vivelle Dot and doing great on it. Last January I remember...

Lyme Disease board

  1. What meds/supplements are you on? Also, what tests does your LLMD order?
    ... on for some time: effexor neurontin synthroid vivelle dot plavix I feel like I have had the strangest...

Liver & Pancreas Disorders board

  1. Adenomas/ FNH Support (take 4)
    ... tumors. He took me off of the Hormone Replacement ( Vivelle Dot) immediately. He said that they do cause growth...

  2. Focul Nodular Hyperplasia
    ... etabolized in the liver but absorbed directly. I am on the vivelle dot .1mg. Which is the highest dose for the patch...

Bipolar Disorder board

  1. Lamictal Rash?
    ... since I took it; also itchy skin around my Estrogen Vivelle Patch. But no visible rash. It's been a cold winter...

Depression board

  1. Wellbutrin Experiences Anyone? Questions on Side Effects?!
    ... out I am low on estrogen, so I started wearing the Vivelle *** patch. So far so good. Thing is..............

Hair Loss / Alopecia board

  1. Hair loss and Estradiol?
    ... hysterectomy about 4 yrs ago.. and I have been on the vivelle patch, and due to money and a change in my ins I am...
    ... patch or taking it orally? Is it the same dose as the vivelle patch? Some people have to try different types of ... estrogen to find one that works, maybe the vivelle worked for you and this new one doesn't?...

Women's Health board

  1. New here with a question
    ... Hyst. (everything removed) back in 2003. I’m on HRT Vivelle Dot and doing great on it. Last January I remember...

  2. Vaginal dryness
    ... last for 3 months. I personally am on .1mg of the vivelle *** and .1mg of the FemRing. I have found the FemRing...

  3. Testosterone HRT...
    ... I'm 20 and have just been put on vivelle ***, for extreme low estrogen...I'm lacking testosterone...

Hysterectomy board

  1. Ovarian Cysts + Fibroid = Hysterectomy???
    ... after losing both ovaries My doctor put me on the Vivelle patch and so far so good. I do plan on getting off...

  2. Should the ovaries be left in or taken out?
    ... couldn't feel better. I am on the lowest dosage of Vivelle Dot and have not had one hot flash. I plan to go...

  3. 3 wks post surgery abdominal...things are good!
    ... went into instant surgical menopause but began the Vivelle Dot (hormone patch) and I have never had a hot flash...

  4. symptoms 6 mos after surgery
    ... along what I know. I had hyst, in 2002 and am on vivelle dot. I have been doing very well on it. Mochalatte...

  5. ?? about testosterone after hyst
    ... cervic, and of course, uterus. I was put back on the vivelle patch a couple of days after surgery. This week I...
    ... question. I had a total hyst. in 2002 and am on the vivelle dot hrt. I have done the testosterone on and off...

  6. Best and worst of hysterectomy
    ... into surgical menopause overnight, I went with the Vivelle patch. It has been great and I have not had a single...
    ... risks and problems to deal with. I am on a .075mg Vivelle Dot patch by the way and at one time tried .1mg but...
    ... my hysterectomy. I am now 8 weeks post op and the Vivelle patch seems to be doing its job, I guess. OR my body...

  7. Solid mass on ovary wth adenomyosis need Hysterectomy..worried!
    ... cervix. Happy about that. I also have been on the Vivelle Dot since 2 days after surgery and really like it...

  8. I want a hysterectomy
    ... get home from the hopital I will go back to using vivelle patch for estrogen and some testosterone. NO MORE...


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