My breasts are enormous and sore. I have also gained weight. Im sure this is normal but anyone who quit... can you tell me how long this may last??
5 Mar 2013
You can't really say you quit cold turkey. Estradiol isn't a drug that causes dependence and the proper way to stop it is to just stop it. I stopped it and had no after effects. Since its estrogen that usually causes breast tenderness, I have no idea why stopping it would do that.
4 May 2013
Omg same here! Im about to email my doc and get back on it. Im 52. Been on it for @7 yrs but was still getting a period and having break thru the rest of the time so she told me i could stop. I quit "cold turkey" about 3 mo ago. Now im going nuts every night like my body has no temp control! Helpp!! Someone tell us it will stop! Although i havent had a period at all since. Do not miss that!
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