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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: It's complicated based upon symptoms, recently menopausal or not, family history, modality of delivery, etc. Your gyn md can explain in more detail.

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Some are: And some aren't. It depends upon the specific situation, the problems being treated, the agent used to treat it and which hormone (or hormones) you're ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Info: If your body is working well you do not need hormone replacement, natural or otherwise. What is prompting you to even consider this?
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elvia Greathouse
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hormones: You need to be more specific with your question
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Yes!: Here is a great study saying that with transdermal and vaginal estrogen there is no increase in clot risk.: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016 ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
Check wih U PCP: He may be able to answer u question.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Considine
29 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Absolutely one could use bioequivalent ie natural hormone replacement for menopause. I especially recommend it to patients whos are very sensitive to ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unnecessary: "bio-identical" is a marketing term which generally refers to compounded preparations which may be of variable quality and strengths and are poorly r ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Which of: the thousands of hormones in your body are you asking about, Most so-called "natural" hormones are not standardized or regulated, potentially impure, ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Elser
Specializes in Gynecology
Prevents: Women rapidly lose bone density (strength) in the first 2 years after menopause. Hormone replacement can slow or prevent that rapid loss, preventing o ... Read More
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