Female hormone therapy

Written by: Dra. Rosa Maria Sarabia Pérez
Published: | Updated: 15/11/2018
Edited by: Roser Bernés Ubasos

Hormones are important elements of our body and regulate the development of different parts and vital functions of our body. Any possible alteration or pathology suffering can seriously affect our lives, which is why it is so important to see a specialist at the slightest sign of change.


Hormone therapy in women

hormones Hormone therapy is a treatment in women consisting of subdermal implantation of bioidentical hormones that the body uses to restore optimal hormone levels. Thus, it is possible to control the symptoms of aging endocrine in women, symptoms of menopause such as hot flashes, lack of concentration, tiredness, lack of sexual desire or tendency to sadness without apparent cause, among are improved others.


Hormone therapy: Patients can clarify it

The alteration of hormones is a condition that can occur in both men and women, which is why any patient can receive therapy. The reason can be different: by disease, aging or medical or surgical treatment, has low levels of hormones in a specific analytical and in the presence of the following symptoms:

- Low level of energy, chronic fatigue or lack of intellectual performance.

- Mood swings, irritability, sleep problems or depression.

- Headaches, sudden and progressive loss of visual acuity.

- Decreased sexual desire, hot flashes, vaginal dryness or irritation or pain during intercourse.

- Loss of muscle mass, fat accumulation in the chest and abdomen.


Consequences of altering the female hormones

The hormone deficiency has serious repercussions on the quality of life of women. Whether for a physiological or due to a medical-surgical treatment menopause, women tend to be forced to accept the consequences of their hormonal imbalance and rarely receives effective specific therapy. However, the deterioration in the quality of life of women is an important consideration that must be addressed. Always after proper medical diagnosis, restoring optimal levels of hormones (testosterone, estrogen and progesterone) will help address this stage of life in a positive way and with minimal discomfort to the installation by your specialist doctor Aesthetic Medicine an implant under the skin every three to six months.


Risks of hormone therapy

Hormone replacement therapy is as safe as the hormones produced by the body itself. The side effects in men and women are very rare. In women could have breast tension the first week after starting the insertion of hormones. In those early days it can rarely happen the appearance of a small outbreak of acne or facial hair and, in any case, this facial hair resembles that can occur during menopause, but women do not use hormone replacement therapy.


Edited by Roser Berner Ubasos.

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection
Dra. Rosa Maria Sarabia Pérez

By Dra. Rosa Maria Sarabia Pérez
Aesthetic Medicine

Dr. Rosa Sarabia has over 25 years of experience dedicated to aesthetic medicine and treatment of obesity. Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery outstanding at the University of the Basque Country, its extensive training demonstrates its commitment to never stop evolving in their work. A pioneer in the application of hormone therapy in the area of ​​Bilbao. She combines her clinical work with medical training in Pronokal, Diaprokal and Pnk methods. He is also Member of the Spanish Society of Aesthetic Medicine and Member of the Spanish Society of Cosmetic Medicine and Surgery. He is currently Medical Director of the Clinic Sarabia.

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