The ovaries continue to secrete testosterone following menopause, but there is a gradual decline as a woman ages. This decline is not as rapid or substantial as the decline in level of estrogen and progesterone.
At physiological doses, testosterone has been shown to function like estrogens in reducing menopausal symptoms. If can be converted to estradiol in the hormone cascade.
Natural Human Testosterone (When replacing inadequate testosterone levels) can:
Women receiving testosterone postmenopausal increases in:
Healthway Compounding Pharmacy has helped thousands of women with hormone-related problems and we can help you. We offer private consultations with our specially trained pharmacists. Private consultations allow patients with concerns or questions about natural hormone replacement therapy to have their questions answered. We will work with you and your physician to develop a customized hormone replacement plan that best suits you.
Print our your faxable pre-consultation questionnaire:
How do you know you need hormone replacement therapy? Either your physician may order a blood serum test or you may choose to do a saliva test.
Saliva hormone tests reflect the tissue concentration of your hormones. Blood and serum tests contain the total hormone, but your tissue are only bathed with the active or effective fraction as found in saliva. Active fraction measurements are superior to blood and urine measurements both in diagnosis and treatment. For more information on saliva testing, please click here.
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