I am 6 days post op from total hysterectomy. I am 34 and have 4 children. I cannot take any progesterone due to hydradenitis suppuritiva. I am being offered oestrogen only hrt. Is this a good idea? I do want to mitigate the risk of osteoporosis but not being given much info or any other options. can you help or advise me please? thank you
Estrogen only HRT has its own set of problems. Proper diet, regular exercise and taking supplements of vita D and calcium will greatly reduce the risk of osteoporosis. Also herbal medicines can be tried under proper medical guidance.
Hope this helps.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.