HRT (Hormonal Replacement Therapy)

HRT or Hormonal Replacement Therapy is a procedure to manage menopause in women. Menopause suggests the end of a female's fertile years. The symptoms start around 4-8 years before your last period.

The estrogen and other hormones start dropping, and HRT helps women deal with symptoms.

Types

Common types of HRT include:

  • Estrogen

  • Sequential or Cyclical HRT: Suitable for women if symptoms occur before menopause

  • Continuous HRT

  • Local Estrogen

 

Symptoms

  • Hot/Cold flashes

  • Vaginal discomfort

  • Vaginal dryness

  • Insomnia

  • Mood swings

  • Dry skin

  • Depression

  • Frequent urge to urinate

 

Benefits of HRT treatment 

Some of the benefits of HRT include:

  • Relieves from hot/cold flashes

  • It helps in sleeping better

  • It helps with vaginal dryness 

  • Improves your mood swings

  • Improvement in joint pain

Consult your gynecologist at Felix hospital for any issues related to the female health condition.