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Orilissa

Elagolix Sodium
Elagolix binds to the same receptors in the body as a certain hormone that stimulates the production of sex hormones. Elagolix works by lowering blood levels of estradiol and progesterone (female sex hormones). Elagolix is used to treat moderate to severe pain caused by endometriosis. Elagolix may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
Elagolix Sodium
DRUG TYPE
Pain/Inflammation
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Frequently Asked Questions

Do not use if you are pregnant. Elagolix may cause miscarriage.

Hormonal birth control methods (birth control pills, injections, implants) could make elagolix less effective. Use a condom or diaphragm with spermicide while you are taking elagolix and for at least 1 week after your last dose.

Elagolix can lower your estrogen levels, which may cause bone loss (osteoporosis). Talk with your doctor about ways to keep your bones healthy during and after treatment with this medicine.

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