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HRT - Hormone Replacement Therapy

Also known as Hormone Replacement Therapy

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  • Evorel Conti HRT patches

    Has anyone used Evorel Conti and able to share their experience? I'm 44 and just been prescribed a low dose (3.2mg estadiol hemihydrate and 11.2mg norethisterone acetate). Not sure whether to take it or not, I feel so depleted right now, incredibly tired to the point of feeling ill, miserable and...

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  • Hormone Replacement Therapy - Pellets

    I recently had testosterone and estrogen pellets put in as well as an oral progesterone pill. Just wanting to get positive and/or negative feedback on this type of HRT. It's only been 3 days and I'm experiencing a lot of body/muscle aches and not sure if it's related or not. I feel like I've...

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  • Premarin advice needed

    hi i need advice please. iv been on tiberlone for 15 years due to a total hysterectomy which I have had no problems with I was on 2.5mg every other day my choice. but my gp changed me to a estrogen one only Premarin I tool my first one Friday and yesterday I had a bad migraine. I was awake all night...

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  • HRT PATCH ALLERGY?

    Hi everyone I have been using Fem 7 conti patches for 5 months.  For the last month I have had bad itching, lumpy skin, redness & bruising all around the area. Has anyone changed methods, i.e. gels, creams tablets?  I need something with least side effects as possible!  Any advice...

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  • Night sweats any advice?

    I'm 50 in a few weeks time. I've been on eleste patches 40 mg for about 6 months which were helping but am now getting these sweats which wake me up in the early hours every night. It's swful. Any advice please x

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  • Really confused and would like some advice

    I am so confused in what to do, long story short. I have just turned 48 and I had a contraceptive implant in for 2 and half years, when first put in I had my regular periods up until mid last year that went to every few months and then since Jan 17 I have had one very short one in March, in May I was...

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  • Elleste Duet 1mg

    I finally started my HRT 3days ago. So far I am tired, restless and hot. Not sure if these are side effects or just an unfortunate coincidence. My anxiety feels like it is rearing it ugly head. Any words of encouragement would be great please.

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  • NEW TO HRT

    HI Today i have been prescribed Femoston by my doctor. i jusy wondered if anyone had taken these and how you got on. TIA Tina

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  • Looking for positives

    I'm starting HRT this and am quite nervous about it. I am comfortable with the decision I've made as I can't carry-on the way I've been feeling. Anyone got success stories please.

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  • Menopause at 44- is HRT a must

    hi, I started the menopause over a year ago. until recently I felt awful, exhaustion, hot flushes, insomnia etc. most of the symptoms have calmed down expect starting to feel completely drained again, and looking like I aged 15 years in the past year and I am slightly stiff. i decided not to take H R...

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  • Hrt

    Hi need sum help i having been on evorel conti patches for about 10 years now my doc say not to take them i am 61 .so she sed try provera 10mg any one else had them

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  • HRT Men

    Why is HRT for women only, where is the forums for HRT Male men.                                     ​   It takes...

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  • HRT no longer seems to be helping...!

    I am desperate...48 years old and have been on HRT (Estrogel, bio-identical estradiol cream, and progesterone, Utrogestan, 200 mg) for the past five years. I use Estrogel day 5-25 of cycle and progesterone day 15-25. I was put on them not because I was displaying signs of peri-menopause, but because...

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  • femseven sequi running out early

    hey.. i have been on femseven sequi patches since last dec (8mths) i have noticed that after about 3.5 days my anxiety, mood swings, aches and pains return. soon as i change the patch on day 4 i feel brand new again phase 2 seems to make me much calmer but a tad more tired... but thats fine. so am...

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  • HRT (weight gain & bloating)

    Is anyone suffering the same, I have recently had my ovearies and tubes removed, because of severe hot sweats etc my doctor perscribed hrt (Elleste Duet). I have gained nearly 2 stone in 3 months and my stomach is constantly bloated, which causes me to feel depressed. Does anyone on this tablet on any...

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  • HRT

    who has or is on HRT Elleste Duet 2mg, I have been on it for almost package now bar 3 last progesterone I just can't do it anymore, its made me feel worse! I had been having terrible peri-menapausal symptoms so because I had been having periods all be became irregular HRT Nurse put me on sequential...

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  • Estridiol cream

    I've been using the estridiol vaginal cream, I was told that the cream only stay in that area.But as soon as I use it I get really irritable and my stomach has been really bloated. Does anyone know if this could be from estridiol cream? Also, I thought it was biodentical but looking at the ingredients...

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  • Hrt

    Well just talk to doc about my hrt and the same old story not at 61 i fell better when on them how do thay know how i feel i do not know wot do now any one help please

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  • Hermone therapy

    We all are creations of God. God has blessed each one of us with unique qualities & features. Out of all the creations of God, Women is considered to be the most beautiful creation for the very fact that only a women have the quality to give birth to another being. Blessed with such a unique quality,...

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  • Is it my hormones or Zopiclone

    Hi All... Feel like i am getting worse and struggling day by day... but i am not sure it is my hormone levels or the zopiclone tablets. I had a full hysterectomy 12 years ago at the age of 39, both ovaried removed. Went on HRT patch for 3 yrs...wasn't too bad.. but had funny turns... GP's couldn't...

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  • Estrogel and depression

    Good evening Ladies - hope you have all had lovely weekends! To cut a very long story short have had the most difficult perimenopause and have shared many of the symptoms described by some lovely ladies here.  I have given in (again) and have agreed to a therapeutic dose of bio-identical HRT - Estrogel....

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  • Forced off HRT at 60?

    I've been on HRT, very happily, since my menopause at 45 (I'm now 67).  My doctor is really pressing me now to come off it.  Personally, I believe in 'if it ain't broke, why fix it?'.   I am (as far as I know!) in very good health:  I walk for over an hour...

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  • HRT

    Hello! How long until HRT (bioidentical) starts working? One of my main symptoms, besides anxiety, is dry tumours and throat. Thank you!

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  • HRT ANYONE CHANGED FROM PATCHES TO TIBOLONE?

    Hi everyone I have been on Fem 7 patches for 5 months but they keep falling off and I get skin reactions too.  I would like to consider tibolone ( particularly for the testosterone part!).  Can I change over without problems or do I have to wean gradualy?  any help would be appreciated...

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  • Has anyone had side effects from BHRT?

    I've been taking biodentical progesterone for a week now. I started out with tetesterone and progestetone, but was not having good effects from them together. So dr. took me off tetesterone. My anxiety hit the roof with both of them! Shaking all day long and irritable. Felt like i was losing it!...

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  • HRT - cream or tablet?

    Hi, I finally bit the bullet and started taking Elleste duet conti tablets 9 days ago. The anxiety has lessened already which is great but I have already put on 4 pounds and still feeling tired, very tender abdomen, very hormonal and not great in general. On Sunday alternately cried and raged all day...

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  • Thoughts on Estrogel?? Patches just not staying on

    I am looking for opinions regarding estrogel as I am having a hard time keeping the estradiol patches on. I do prep the area with rubbing alcohol before applying my patch to try to make it stick but it does not seem to work. I have used tegaderm and now have resorted to placing water proof tape over...

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  • Confused by my hormone test results

    Hi all, I am 55, post meno for arund 4-5yrs now and  have been trialling Evorel Conti hrt since last November via a Meno Specialist I consulted with privately.  I have been on a whole patch for a couple of months now after starting at a 1/4.  She asked me to retest my levels to see where...

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  • 40 just began Estridol and progesterone I'm so fatigued!

    Hi all! I'm 40 years old and have been placed on Estridol patch 0.025mg and progesterone 100mg. I have been suffering with hot flashes, fatigue, insomnia, and moodiness for the past 3 years. My gyn strongly recommended hrt due to my age and these not so lovely early symptoms of premenopause plus...

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  • Hrt

    Hi just been back to doc for my hrt but sed it was not a good thing so she give me medroxyprogeste 10 mg has any one else had this would like to know wot u all think . X

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