Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) is a form of hormone replacement therapy that uses hormones that are identical on a molecular level with those produced within an organism, tissue, or cell. It is used to reduce the symptoms of menopause and other health issues, and can also be used for anti-aging purposes.
Dr. Kota and his team use BHRT primarily for the purposes of:
Testosterone levels decrease naturally as you age. You may experience a decrease in your sex drive, erectile dysfunction, and plummeting energy levels. Testosterone replacement therapy can bring those testosterone levels back to where they were before.
Common symptoms of menopause include hot flashes and vaginal dryness. In addition, those going through menopause may also experience:
These symptoms result from declining levels of estrogen and progesterone in a woman's body over time. BHRT can relieve the most common symptoms, and also address the long-term biological changes that often occur during menopause, such as bone loss.
Hypothyroidism is a condition in which the body lacks sufficient thyroid hormone. Symptoms can include:
Thyroid hormone replacement therapy is intended to compensate for the lack of hormone being secreted by your thyroid gland.
Adrenal Fatigue is a stress-related condition that occurs when your adrenal glands, hypothalamus, and pituitary gland are functioning less than optimally. The most common symptoms of adrenal fatigue are:
BHRT can help.
If you’re interested in considering a form of BHRT for any of the above conditions, call to schedule a consultation with Dr. Kota today.
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