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Estradiol Transdermal System

Vivelle-Dot is a transdermal patch form of estrogen delivery for treating symptoms associated with menopause.


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I have been using vivelle dot .375 patch for a year. I have experienced 2 extreme migraine attacks 6 months apart but my Dr. Says they are unrelated. I am not sure. In the last month I have had almost daily minor dizzy spells and I am trying to find out the cause.

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