Osphena, known generically as ospemifene, is a non-estrogen oral prescription that can reverse the changes in vaginal tissue that occur during menopause. It is used to treat pain during sexual intercourse in menopausal women, but it is not a pain medication. Osphena may be prescribed for additional purposes not listed here as deemed appropriate by a physician.
Osphena Side Effects
Osphena side effects vary between patients, and may lessen over time as your body becomes accustomed to the medication. It is possible that not all side effects have been reported. If you have any questions or concerns regarding Osphena or its side effects, contact your prescribing doctor. Osphena side effects may include:
- Changes in vaginal discharge
- Vaginal bleeding
- Chest pain
- Difficulty speaking
- Dizziness or lightheadedness
- Double vision
- Fast heartbeat
- Inability to move the arms, legs, or facial muscles
- Inability to speak
- Pain, redness, or swelling in the arms or legs
- Slow speech
- Sudden shortness of breath or troubled breathing
The cost of medications can add up quickly, so to reduce your out-of-pocket expenses, try using an Osphena coupon or Osphena discount card. The discount card is available free of charge and is accepted at thousands of pharmacies nationwide, so call your local pharmacy today to find out if they participate in a prescription discount card program. Many patients can save up to 75 percent off their medications by using an Osphena discount card.