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Lupron: Best thing out there, stop caffiene.Get a more detailed answer ›
Contraception is also known as Birth control. Contraceptiion is a means of preventing conception (or fertilization). There are hormonal and non hormonal methods of preventing sperm and egg from meeting. Talk to your doctor or clinic about what options are best for you. There are short acting methods (condoms, pills, patch, ring) and long ...Read more
Yes, several...: The two best treatments for endometriosis are Laparoscopic surgery and Depo Lupron injections. During laparoscopic surgery, the endometriosis is cauterized to destroy it. This is frequently followed by a course of Depo Lupron injections once per month. Lupron switches off the estrogen production in your ovaries. This is temporary but it gives your body a chance to get rid of endometriosis. ...Read more
Are there any good all natural treatments for endometriosis? Told i may endo and using birth control pill made periods more frequent, painful, heavier
Stick with gyn doc: No natural treatments, except staying pregnant all the time, or waiting for menopause are natural cures, don't take advises from lay people, is a serious annoying disease that needs constant observation to prevent complications, only one who can help you is your gynecologist. ...Read more
Is an IUD a good birth control option for me? I'm a married, childless woman with endometriosis and do Crossfit 5x a week.
Check on placebo: Your MD could check an FSH level towards the end of your placebo week, although it could miss it. You are awfully young to be looking at mean pause, although premature menopause can happen. If you were going trough premature menopause, the most likely treatment would be low dose OCPs, which you are on. ...Read more
Had endometriosis surgery two months ago. Gyn keeps pushing birth control. I refuse. What other options do I have? Besides lupron.
Not many: Endometriosis tends to return with a "vengeance" if its' re-growth is not suppressed and "wipe out" future fertility. GnRh Agonists like Lupron and Synarel are used for that suppression and treatment. Hormonal contraception can also work to do the same such as implants, shots(Depo provera) and oral contraceptives. ...Read more
I have a history of DVT , respond poorly to birth control, and i was recently diagnosed with endometriosis. Is an IUD a possibility instead of bc?
Yes: A Mirena iud can be an effective treatment. In general progestin hormones can help improve endometriosis pain without risking another blood clot. But you definitely should be treated by a reproductive endocrinologist to have a short term and long term plan at a young age. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is best for getting rid of endometriosis if laparoscopic surgeries and birth control, even DepoProvera, does not work?
ENDOMETRIOSIS TX: ENDOMETRIOSIS is very difficult to treat you have tried all the major options. It may be extremely difficult to conceive . Get a second opinion on treatment options and make sure you go to the top hospital and top doctor that are available. It can definitely cause DUB. Pregnancy with 9mths of high progesterone can put it into remission. Synarel may help. ...Read more
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