Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy
After menopause, your estrogen levels fall. Some women might get uncomfortable symptoms such as hot flashes, irritation, moody, vaginal dryness etc. BIHRT (also known as Bio-Identical hormone replacement therapy or menopausal hormone therapy) is the most effective treatment for menopause symptoms.
Hormone replacement is often prescribed to resupply the body with the hormones it no longer produces.
What exactly is BIHRT, and how’s it different from other hormone replacement therapies?
Bioidentical hormones are man-made hormones derived from plant estrogens that are chemically identical to those the human body produces. Estrogen, progesterone, and testosterone are among those most commonly replicated and used in treatment.
Bioidentical hormones come in various forms, including: