Compounded Progesterone: Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT)
Progesterone replacement therapy is an effective way to maintain proper levels of progesterone in the body. It involves giving supplemental doses of this hormone that has chemical structures identical to what the body produces naturally.
What does progesterone treat:
Progesterone can be used to for the treatment and prevention of:
– Menopausal symptoms, such as hot flashes
– Severe PMS symptoms
– Cervical expansion
– Breast pain
– Uterine fibroids
– Vaginal irritation
Hormone Replacement Therapy
Hormone replacement therapy is primarily used in menopausal women to help relieve symptoms. Hot flashes, insomnia and mood swings may be improved when progesterone is included in hormone replacement therapy.