Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content


Drug Class: Commonly Known As: Category:
Estradiol Vagifem® Adult

Vagifem - Side Effects, Precautions, and Contraindications

What side effects can Vagifem cause?

As Vagifem contains a very small amount of estrogen, side effects of this medicine are minimal. If you feel painful during the insertion of the applicator into the vagina initially, the applicator maybe moistened with water or lubricated with a lubricating cream. Be sure not to wet the tablet while doing so.

Before taking Vagifem, what precautions must I follow?

What food or medicine must I avoid when I take Vagifem?

  • Updated on Wednesday, March 8, 2017
  • Article contributed by Pharmacy Department KK Women's and Children's Hospital

The information provided is not intended as medical advice. Terms of use. Information provided by SingHealth

Find Your Medicines