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Condition: Low Estrogen After Operation to Remove Ovaries
2/23/2008 7:30:51 AM

Reviewer: Bobbiejo, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I had a hysterectomy just 6 weeks ago and was put on estradiol, it seems to be keeping the hot flasing to a minimum but the weight gain is to me unbareable I've gained 10-15 pounds these last 6 weeks. I'm going to try switching to taking them at night to make a difference on that. The headaches are there as well... my doctor seems to think it is lack of liquids, but I think its the med. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Low Estrogen After Operation to Remove Ovaries
1/17/2008 10:56:24 AM

Reviewer: Joyce in Texas, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I definitely have had an appetite change so I started taking it at night instead of during the day to see if that helped. Trying to drink more water instead of eating more. My side effect is mirgraines. I wake up with them every morning and I didn't have them before, so the association is with this. They usually last 1-2 hours only, so it is minor inconvenience at this point when the good ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Low Estrogen After Operation to Remove Ovaries
12/26/2007 6:26:31 PM

Reviewer: babydoll, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After having a hystarectamy six years ago ,if i happen to miss a does or two i get realy moody and hot flashes. I could't live with out it!!! (either could my family)

Condition: Low Estrogen After Operation to Remove Ovaries
12/16/2007 1:29:31 PM

Reviewer: hhzonereikibal@aol.com, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
It eased frequency of hot flashes, able to sleep better, caused weight gain, vaginal bacterial infection and constant yeast infections. I would have rather kept my unterus and ovaries and dealt with the pain and bleeding vs. these yeast infections!

Condition: Low Estrogen After Operation to Remove Ovaries
11/20/2007 10:28:09 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
weight gain, loss of sleep, still have severe hot flashes at night

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