Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy – Hormone Pellet Implants
Estradoil and Testerone for men and women As we age, hormone levels will decline. Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) is the replacement of hormones in menopausal women and andropausal men.
Symptoms of menopause include: hot flashes, night sweats, insomnia, weight gain, headaches, low libido, fatigue/loss of energy, decreased memory, mood swings, vaginal dryness, depression or anxiety.
Symptom of andropause include: fatigue, depression, Osteoporosis, insomnia, decreased libido, decreased muscle mass, erectile dysfunction, decreased memory, irritability, heart disease, prostate problems, decreased cognitive function.
You are very fortunate that you have found a clinician who believes that you deserve individualized healthcare and understands that one size does not fit all. You will receive hormone doses customized just for you, and fits your body and your lifestyle.
What are pellet implants? Hormone pellets are are tiny cylinders that are inserted into a numbed area of subcutaneous fat, typically into the subcutaneous layer the patient’s buttocks for BHRT. The hormone doses are customized just for the patient and fits her/his body and how the body releases hormones.
Pellets can be made using estradiol or testosterone. Dosage is determined by your physician based on your lab results, medical history and reported symptoms.
From puberty until menopause, our hormones predictably fluctuate every month and we sometimes experience those cramps, mood swings, nausea, and all those common side effects of our menstrual cycle. So, what’s the difference with menopause?
Simply put, we’re experiencing a much stronger, dramatic shift of hormones than ever before…that’s what menopause can create symptoms similar to PMS or Pre-Menstrual Syndrome) but much stronger and more intense.
This is primarily due to a much lower production of the sex hormones estrogen and progesterone. If you’re wondering how hormones can cause such dramatic changes, keep in mind: estrogen plays a role in almost every major part of the body; our heart, skin, hair, bones, breasts and brain are all influenced by estrogen to some degree.
According to the Mayo Clinic, the transition to menopause can bring about the following symptoms:
For more information, please contact Valencia Medical Center at 661 222-9117.
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** For any recommended supplements please with your physician to make sure levels are in the protective range.