Signs & Symptoms of Hormone Imbalance
Bio-identical Hormone Replacement Therapy was developed to alleviate the myriad of issues that may arise from hormone imbalance. Learn about the signs and symptoms of hormonal imbalance below. If you would like to get started, contact Ashland Integrative Medicine, a certified BioTE Medical provider, by calling (606) 393-6193.
What are the signs and symptoms of low testosterone in men?
Low levels of testosterone in men is much more than just low sex drive or sexual dysfunction (ED). Symptoms consistent with low testosterone are:
- Low sex drive
- Sexual dysfunction (ED)
- Chronic fatigue
- Brain Fog
- Loss of muscle mass
- Decreased bone mass
- Mood changes
- Lower mental capacity
- Chronic fatigue
- Increased body fat (especially in the waist area)
Studies have shown there are some disease states/conditions that are consistent with low levels of testosterone which include:
- Cardio vascular disease
- Alcohol use
- High cholesterol
What are the signs and symptoms of hormonal imbalance in women?
There are a variety of symptoms from hormone imbalance in women. Symptoms of hormone imbalance may include:
- Night Sweats
- Hot Flashes
- Decreased Sex Drive
- Weight Gain
- Cold Hands and Feet
If your menstrual cycle has stopped before menopause, or if you are experiencing this or any other symptom of menopause, you may have low estradiol. An increase in UTIs, depression or painful intercourse may also indicate low estradiol in women.
I can identify with these symptoms, what do I do next? How do I get started?
First, contact Ashland Integrative Medicine by calling (606) 393-6193. Then, schedule an office visit with Ashland Integrative Medicine, your BioTE provider, to test your current hormone levels. Based on your comprehensive consultation and thorough blood work panel, Ashland Integrative Medicine will determine if you are a candidate for BioTE pellet therapy. Then a quick follow up appointment will be scheduled for your unique pellet therapy insertion.