Practically all the doctors talk about menopauseas about the hardest period of a woman's life. Experts attribute this to changes that begin to occur in the body's work to forty-five to fifty years. Up to this point, as a rule, the ovaries are active. They supply the body with estrogens - female sex hormones. As the age approaches to forty-five years, the activity of the ovaries gradually decreases. This process is accompanied by certain symptoms. These include, in particular, increased sweating, headache. Regular heartbeat attacks can occur, as well as a possible sleep disorder. There are also external changes: the skin begins to lose its elasticity and elasticity, wrinkles appear quickly enough, the shape of the breast changes. In addition, some women experience weight gain, excessive fat on the hips and buttocks. However, development of osteoporosis is considered one of the most negative consequences of climacteric syndrome. This disease appears due to a lack of calcium, the assimilation of which occurs not well enough due to the lack of estrogens in the body. As a result, the bones become brittle, thin. So, even an easy bruise can provoke a serious enough injury.
Treatment of menopause
It should be said that the first signal,indicating the beginning of the restructuring of the body, is the last menstruation. After the symptoms begin to appear gradually, listed above. A woman may also have an itch of the vagina, nervousness, fatigue. As one of the methods for eliminating symptoms, doctors use hormone therapy. These or other drugs are prescribed to increase the level of estrogen. Hormonal drugs for women can include progestogens. Means that contain exclusively estrogens are prescribed for the removed uterus. Thus therapy is carried out in a continuous mode. It should be noted that such treatment is intended to relieve a woman of all the problems accompanying her in the menopause.
Hormonal preparations for women. Application features
It should be noted that the independentthe use of these or other means in this state is unacceptable. A visit to the endocrinologist is mandatory. The administration of medicines is strictly individual. In addition, during the entire therapy, the doctor's observation is necessary. It involves mandatory monitoring of the condition of the mammary glands, the reproductive system. At the same time, a regular study should be conducted for the presence of cancer cells in the tissues.
The most popular hormonal drugs for women
Means of "Triekwens", "Livial", "CleiGest"are intended for permanent (continuous) use. The packaging of each medicine includes twenty-eight tablets. It should be noted that the last two drugs are prescribed a couple of years after the menopause was established. Such hormonal preparations for women as "Premarin", "Proginova", "Estrofem" are prescribed with the removed uterus. As a rule, the reception of such medications is carried out with courses with small interruptions.