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Does hormone replacement come in pills or syringes? Or both?

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Dr. Susan Wingo
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
7 doctors agree

In brief: Depends on hormone

Which hormone needs replacing? Thyroid hormone and Hydrocortisone can be taken as pills.
Estrogen may also be taken as patches or creams. Testosterone can be given as injections or through the skin (patches, gels). Insulin has to be injected (syringe, pump).

In brief: Depends on hormone

Which hormone needs replacing? Thyroid hormone and Hydrocortisone can be taken as pills.
Estrogen may also be taken as patches or creams. Testosterone can be given as injections or through the skin (patches, gels). Insulin has to be injected (syringe, pump).
Dr. Susan Wingo
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Pills

Pills.
There are injectable birth control treatments.

In brief: Pills

Pills.
There are injectable birth control treatments.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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