What are they? What do they do? What can they do for me?
Synthetic forms of progesterone and estrogen were developed because “natural” forms cannot be patented. So what’s the difference? A look at progesterone and it’s synthetic analogs – called progestins- should illuminate the answer.
These are listed in alphabetical order. Not every patient will need all of these balanced. Replacement is based on clinical symptoms, physical examination and diagnostic testing.
Bioidentical hormones are atom for atom the same hormone that is endogenously produced in the human body.
Hormones for preventing heart disease and osteoporosis? What can you do to decrease the risks of those problems?
Losing chemical substances that were once natural and common throughout your body, which regulated and assisted with daily body functioning, throws your body out of alignment.
At the Hypertension Institute, we realize the value of natural hormone replacement therapy.