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HRT and hair loss

I started on HRT this year and have noticed extreme hair loss.  This was listed as one of the side effects (loss of scalp hair).  I stopped the medication.  Will my hair come back.  It is extremely thin to the point of seeing  my scalp through.  I see tiny hairs in the bright light, but wondering if that is a good sign or not.  Has anyone else had this happen with HRT.  It was Femhrt, which is estrogen and progestin.  However, I read that just the Estrogens also list this side effect, so I am afraid to take anything at all.  trixie9
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Read about bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) drugs that are compounded for your individual needs. It is much better for you than premarin or prempro, as you will discover .
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I agree with Trixie9.  

Bioidentical Hormones come in different delivery methods.  Patches, creams, gels, and pellets.

I prefer the pellets.  These are implanted under the skin on my hip every 3-4 months.  I don't have to think about sticking on a patch (which didn't stick to me), or rubbing in creams or gels.  They deliver the lowest and most consistent dose of any method of delivery.  

Find a doctor that specializes in bioidentical hormones and menopause.
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