Hormone Replacement Therapy

Hormonal imbalance can disrupt your body’s natural functioning, thus leading to health problems. Among common causes of hormonal disturbances are problematic menstrual cycles, pregnancy, contraceptives, menopause, or even diseases like thyroid disease and Diabetes.

Symptoms of hormonal disturbance include mood disturbance, sleep disturbance, low libido, and adult acne.

A hormone profile can be done at the clinic to detect any hormone abnormalities. The different hormones fluctuate according to the phase of the menstrual cycle; therefore a hormone has to take into account the last menstrual period.

If hormonal imbalance is detected, treatment may involve lifestyle changes as well as medications. One of the common causes of hormonal imbalance in women is Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome. Hormonal therapy may be required in more severe cases to regulate the hormones and menstrual cycle.