Who should not take Altavera?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:

Conditions:

  • breast cancer
  • Family History of Breast Cancer
  • Tumor that is Dependent on Estrogen for Growth
  • hypothyroidism
  • condition caused by low levels of parathyroid hormone
  • high amount of triglyceride in the blood
  • Inherited Disorder of Continuing Episodes of Swelling
  • Deficiency of Anti-Clotting Agents
  • Abnormal Increase in Ability of Blood to Clot
  • Depression
  • Migraine Headache
  • retinal thrombosis
  • Optic Disk Edema
  • high blood pressure
  • Heart Attack
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • lung embolism
  • Stroke
  • Obstruction of a Blood Vessel by a Blood Clot
  • Blood Clot in Vein
  • blood clot in a deep vein of the extremities
  • At Risk for Formation of Blood Clots
  • Liver Problems
  • Disease of the Gallbladder
  • recent operation
  • Tobacco Smoking
  • Increased Cardiovascular Event Risk
  • Protein C Deficiency Disease

Allergies:

  • Estrogens
  • Progestins