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Menopause - how long does it take for estradiol to start working?

Posted 27 Oct 2011 7 answers

Was just put on Estradiol today for menopause. Had partcial hysterectomy in 1996. Terrible mood swings,irritability, anxiety and sleep deprivation. How long before I should feel medicine start too work?

Abdominal Adhesions - After a hysterectomy 14 years ago for uterine cancer, I now have adhesions in?

Posted 1 Nov 2013 4 answers

... my abdomine causing pain mostly in my lower back and side right now. I was an avid exerciser and now my doctor says no exercise not even walking for 3 months. He said I can go in a pool. Isn't pool aerobics exercise? And I honestly don't know what adhesions even are. My doctor, ...

May have chronic fatigue, but diognosed depression, only med that made positive affect-prednisone ?

Posted 17 Sep 2009 20 answers

Still unsure what my true condition\illness is. Started with chronic sinus infections (I had surgery for this but it may have caused another issue ENS, still have sinus infections but deeper)/ headach's every day/scalp tender to touch and "indented" on top (seriously) /memory ...

I am a 40 year old female. My hair is falling out from the root and I do not know why?

Posted 15 Jun 2013 2 answers

I have had tests ran and my thyroid and is supposedly normal. I had a hysterectomy at 30. I really am devastated and confused because I have dry hair, skin and nails, also can not lose weight for anything. It really all came so sudden was not gradual. The weight was gradual, but the hair falling ...

Can you have a vaginal yeast infection if you have no uterus?

Posted 27 Jul 2010 1 answer

I had a hysterectomy over 30 years ago and I appear to have the symptoms of a yeast infection. I have a rash which itches really bad. I use bladder control products and I thought that the rash was from the wetness associated with urine. I also have the rash in the grooves of my upper legs outside ...

Hysterectomy -terrible mood swings, no appetite,not sleeping, waking up burning hot, is this normal?

Posted 1 May 2012 7 answers

Also have tender and sore breasts. Only 34 years old. Had surgery 1 weeks ago. Do not see Dr til 23rd. Is this normal? What can I do til I see doctor?

Hot Flashes - I am 65 years old. Had a total hysterectomy at 24 and have been on hormone therapy?

Posted 19 Apr 2013 7 answers

... since. My gyno recently retired. He was giving me injectable delostrogen. I need to get some serious advice as I cannot go off this cold turkey and my new Primary care phy does not seem to want to address the problem

Is hrt a good idea after a hysterectomy even if you are over 60?

Posted 7 Feb 2011 6 answers

I am in excellent health, am having a "bladder lift" in March. My obgyn recommended the hysterectomy saying additional surgery would likely be needed in a few years because by uterus would prolapse. Does this sound like a good idea??

Just had a hysterectomy last week. Other members tell me I am going through surgical menopause. Now?

Posted 4 May 2012 3 answers

... I am having terrible migraine headaches that wont go away. I have a history of migraines. Are migraines normal after a hysterectomy while beginning surgical menopause? Y'all have been very helpful to me. Thank you

Anyone have panic attacks and severe anxiety after hysterectomy?

Posted 2 Apr 2015 2 answers

I'm 41 years old and had a complete hysterectomy last year. I've been dealing with anxiety and depression for about 15 years and recently within the last 3 months came off of a large list of medications. Seraquel Xanax Zoloft vistaril. Went to an inpatient detox . I'm now on ...

Has anyone else had a negative reaction to estrogen therapy?

Posted 31 Mar 2010 6 answers

A year and a half ago, due to dermoid cysts and endometriosis, I had a total hysterectomy at 37 years old. Since I was younger, and now without my ovaries, my doctor put my on estrogen. I tried pills, sprays, gels, patches, and an internal 'ring' similar to a diaphram. I had negative ...

What are the differences, if any, between Vivelledot and Estradiol patch?

Posted 13 Sep 2011 1 answer

I've had complete hysterectomy, 1983, have been on Vivelle for 20 years, when I try to get off of it I have emotional effects of severe crying and nervousness. Have had chronic pain and depression from said pain, on antidepressant, or namely Effexor since 1986. I'm 68 years old, diabetic, ...

Hysterectomy - how long did you take prescription pain meds after surgery? I am 1 week after TAH.?

Posted 23 Feb 2012 1 answer

... They took everything. I am still in a great deal of pain but was told that I should start weening off of the pain meds. I'm not an addict, never have been. I am just in terrible pain after 4-6hrs. How long did it take you to stop the prescription pain meds?

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