Hormones are biochemical messengers that help to regulate metabolism, sexual response, and other aspects of the body. When a woman undergoes menopause around age 45, hormones like estrogen naturally reduce, affecting her body in numerous ways, like lowering sexual drive and causing vaginal dryness.
Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT) is an effective way to address female hormonal imbalances. Created from natural sources like soybeans, the protocol is used to treat the symptoms of menopause too.
Female Hormone Replacement Therapy at One Agora Integrative Health includes testing of your hormone levels. A saliva test can help identify your baseline hormone levels, and different delivery methods like creams and subdermal pellets are then used to bring your hormones back into balance.
Female Hormone Replacement Therapy is the use of Bio-Identical Hormones (BHRT) to raise hormone levels that have depleted due to aging.
Female Hormone Replacement Therapy is used to treat symptoms of menopause including:
BHRT uses hormones created from sources like yams and soybeans. The hormones are biologically identical to your body’s hormones.
The Bioidentical Hormones used during Female Hormone Replacement Therapy include:
Tests used to identify your baseline levels include:
BHRT is customizable to your needs. Female Hormone Replacement Therapy can be delivered via the following methods:
Some hormones and BHRT delivery methods may be better-suited for certain symptoms. For example, intravaginal estrogen cream may be used to treat vaginal dryness.
Our One Agora Integrative Health hormone replacement specialist will work with you to determine which hormone and delivery method is ideal for you.