When is it Time to Stop Hormone Replacement Therapy in Women?
time for taking bio-identical HRT to control symptoms of menopause is 10-11 years.Longer periods of time might be indicated in
slender white or Asian women or in those with a family history of hip
fractures.As menopause symptoms
decrease, every year or two, the patient might try to reduce the dose or switch
to an intra-vaginal prescription.Natural progesterone might be used instead of estrogen-containing
preparations, especially if the indication is osteopenia or osteoporosis.