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how long does it take for hrt to work

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Either way: Some women stop at the average age of menopause, around 51, or some women continue on. Obviously, the reason to take now is to protect your bones and ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
See below...: I would typically have a surgically menopausal woman on hrt until they would have gone through menopause naturally. The average age of menopause is a ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
49 years experience in Internal Medicine
Complex question: Pulmonary emboli, especially bilateral, are potentially fatal. I will presume you were rx with blood thinners (anticoagulants) for over a year when t ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience in Endocrinology
Cause & effect?: Hi. Correlation does not establish cause and effect. I bet it is more likely your diarrhea is caused by something other than your HRT. The fact you ha ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Lisinopril: Lisinopril is used for many things. For blood pressure changes can be seen in a week or so. For heart failure and other uses it can take 6 weeks or mo ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
Depends: It comes as a long acting form and a short acting form. If you take a short acting capsule on an empty stomach, it will work within 1-2 hours. If you ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julio Bordas
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Fluoxetine activity.: Fluoxetine enhances serotonin levels in the brain. Serotonin is a brain chemical involved in mood regulation. For this medication to be effective it ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
a few days: A few days.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kuglitsch
40 years experience in Urology
Flomax (tamsulosin): Flomax (tamsulosin) is an Alpha blocker and work within 24 hours regarding its effects. If given for obstructive voiding then effects are usually seen ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
1 to 3 hours: Claritin d is a combination antihistamine [claritin= loratadine] and d= decongestant pseudoephedrine. This product is rapidly absorbed then metaboliz ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Archibald Miller
40 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Gastritis: This medication should start having an effect within 2 hours of oral intake.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ellen Altenburg
30 years experience in Pediatrics
A week: You have to give it at least a week. Keeps the new lesions for occurring, doesn't treat the lesions that are already there as well.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
49 years experience in Dermatology
Depends: You just have to try it and see. I usually see how it goes for 3 months before i switch to others.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience in Pediatrics
Gardasil : Any vaccine takes two to four weeks to induce antibodies for protection. It will be the same for gardasil. However, immunity will be stronger after th ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Depends: in acute upper respiratory tract inflammation, might work right away, but in chronic conditions would take about 2-3 days to work, given that it is ta ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Same day: You should be able to hopefully notice some results withing the same day you take it.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Bupropion (Wellbutri: Like most antidepressants, 4 weeks & sometime up to 6 weeks.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Harris
30 years experience in Urogynecology
Quickly: Immediate release oxybutinin taken orally begins to work in 20-30 minutes.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Hyoscyamine: Is anticholinergic & antispasmodic agent , which is a racemic component of Atropine with twice the potency of atropine. Is used in gastrointestinal & ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Yang
26 years experience in Ophthalmology
Another question?: Naphcon a shrinks blood vessels and makes the eye appear less red. However, the more important question is why your eye is red to begin with. Redness ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Depends: if taken on empty stomach, 30 minutes should be enough to feel its effect, if on a full stomach takes longer, check that you have taken the right dose ... Read More
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Soon: When taken orally, caffeine takes 15-45 minutes to reach its peak effects in the body although stimulant effects are noticeable at 5-10 minutes. The e ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alexander Barkan
23 years experience in General Surgery
Chiropratic: It works as long as you can pay.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Mebendazole: What are you treating?

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