Top
10
Doctor insights on: Going Off Estradiol

Share
1

1
I'm ttc2nd child for 2months.now i did a test:FSH2.68mU/ml,Estradiol 240pg/ml,sex hormon binding glubulin150nmol/l on the 5th day of cycle.What means?

I'm ttc2nd child for 2months.now i did a test:FSH2.68mU/ml,Estradiol 240pg/ml,sex hormon binding glubulin150nmol/l on the 5th day of cycle.What means?

These are: sophisticated tests that need interpretation. Some experts believe an estimate of ovarian reserve (how many eggs you have/their quality) is indicated by the level of FSH or estradiol on day 3 of the menstrual cycle. Your FSH is normal; the estradiol is a little high.SHBG suggests how much estradiol might be available/"unbound". Your results are a little conflicting and need personal interpretation ...Read more

Dr. Eric Weisman
200 doctors shared insights

Gynodiol (Definition)

Gynodiol is an estrogen-based agent which is a kind of women's ...Read more


2

2
What does estradiol do?

What does estradiol do?

Depends on purpose: For menopause, it reduces flashes, helps with sleep disorder, helps with vaginal dryness and mood issues for fertility it helps with the lining of the uterus for contraception in conjunction with progesterone, it suppresses ovulation it does stimulate breast tissue and has the potential to fuel cancers. ...Read more

3

3
How do you treat low estradiol levels?

Low estradiol: Depends on the situation. If low Estradiol is causing a hormonal imbalance then treatment with bio iodentical Estradiol may be warrented. Talk to your doctor about thie. ...Read more

4

4
Estradiol: when does it start to work?

Estradiol: when does it start to work?

depends on purpose: For menopause, it takes weeks to produce results. For menopausal vaginal dryness, it can take 2 months. For contraception, it takes about a week depending when in the cycle it is started. For fertility, it works in a matter of days. ...Read more

6

6
If my estradiol is 58 what does that mean?

If my estradiol is 58 what does that mean?

Depends on cycle: The Estradiol levels vary dramatically depending on when they were drawn during your cycle. This value would be in the normal range early in your cycle during the "follicular" phase, but abnormal around ovulation. It is perhaps more important what the fsh value was on day#3. Even more important is the question "why were you having it drawn in the first place?". ...Read more

8

8
2mg of estradiol every 12 hours. Is this safe?

2mg of estradiol every 12 hours. Is this safe?

Yes: That dose of estrogen is about equivalent to 2% of the usual daily estrogen production from the ovaries. You would need to take 100 of the 2mg Estradiol each day to replace the normal ovarian production. However, most women do not need to take that much and the usual dose is 2 to 4 mg per day. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
9

9
What should I take in place of estradiol 1 mg ?

What should I take in place of estradiol 1 mg ?

Premarin (conjugated estrogens)?: There are other brand name choices, including Premarin (conjugated estrogens) tablets or estrogen patches. ...Read more

10

10
What is the definition or description of: estradiol?

Estrogen: Estradiol is the shortened version of 17 beta estradiol, a naturally occurring sex hormone in the estrogen family. In fact, it is the most active and the most prevalent of the three main Estrogens in reproductive age women. In women, it decreases dramatically after menopause. Estradiol is also present in males in small amounts. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer