Frequently Asked Questions About Bioidentical
Hormone Replacement Therapy
If you wish to know more about how bioidentical hormone replacement therapy works, the following frequently asked questions will shed more light about this treatment option:
- What are bioidentical hormones? These are compounds that match the hormones naturally produced by the body.
- Will I need blood tests prior to hormone replacement therapy? The bioidentical hormone mixture made for you is based on your unique hormone levels which will be found out through blood testing.
- Are bioidentical hormones safer than standard hormones? There are no direct studies showing this. However, hundreds of thousands of women have been treated successfully and with fewer side effects.