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From earlier question why is best for Estradoil to bypass the liver? Therefore making the pellet or patch the best option

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Dr. Charles Whiting
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Lower risk of...

When the liver processes estrogen, a side-effect is an increase in the speed that your blood clots.
This slightly increases your risk of strike, heart-attack and deep-vein thrombosis. Bypassing the liver avoids this increased risk. Best wishes!

In brief: Lower risk of...

When the liver processes estrogen, a side-effect is an increase in the speed that your blood clots.
This slightly increases your risk of strike, heart-attack and deep-vein thrombosis. Bypassing the liver avoids this increased risk. Best wishes!
Dr. Charles Whiting
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