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Can a 59 year old woman still take Premarin?

Can a 59 year old woman still take Premarin?

Yes I take Premarin I’m now 59 still hot flashes weight gain when the dr dropped the mg irritated I was taking estradiol so we’ll see how I feel on this one In reply to @tbibb112 “Yes I take Premarin I’m now 59 still hot flashes weight gain when the dr dropped…”

When did you stop taking Premarin for hot flashes?

@tbibb112 Welcome to Mayo Clinic Connect, a place to give and get support. While on Premarin you were still experiencing hot flashes and weight gain so you have not been prescribed estradiol instead. Did I get that right? May I ask how long you have been taking estradiol? I stopped taking Premarin pills about 10 years ago and now in my late 60s.

How much is a 90 day supply of Premarin?

Medicare does not approved of it and my co-pay using my insurance is $1,000 a year, each 90 day supply is $250. My drug plan is separate from my Blue Cross Plan F. For now I am getting Premarin from a RELIABLE Canadian Pharmacy,

How often should I lower my Premarin dose?

Generally you slowly lower the dose every week. Once you stop taking the premarin it can take up to a few months for your body to deplete it. Your present age and the answers to the other questions may have a lot to do with how you will feel once you are off of the premarin. I sure hope you have been having regular female exams and mammograms.

Yes I take Premarin I’m now 59 still hot flashes weight gain when the dr dropped the mg irritated I was taking estradiol so we’ll see how I feel on this one In reply to @tbibb112 “Yes I take Premarin I’m now 59 still hot flashes weight gain when the dr dropped…”

Medicare does not approved of it and my co-pay using my insurance is $1,000 a year, each 90 day supply is $250. My drug plan is separate from my Blue Cross Plan F. For now I am getting Premarin from a RELIABLE Canadian Pharmacy,

Do you have to pay for Premarin hot flashes?

So far the Estradiol has not measured up to the Premarin cream and may have to bite the bullet, go back to Premarin and pay for it out of my own pocket. My hot flashes were just about gone..then I had a hysterectomy, due to possibility cancer going from breast to uterus, now hot flashes yuck! Dr. Is trying me on effexor! Anyone try this?

Can you still take Premarin while on estradiol?

+ (show) @tbibb112 Welcome to Mayo Clinic Connect, a place to give and get support. While on Premarin you were still experiencing hot flashes and weight gain so you have not been prescribed estradiol instead. Did I get that right? May I ask how long you have been taking estradiol?

So far the Estradiol has not measured up to the Premarin cream and may have to bite the bullet, go back to Premarin and pay for it out of my own pocket. My hot flashes were just about gone..then I had a hysterectomy, due to possibility cancer going from breast to uterus, now hot flashes yuck! Dr. Is trying me on effexor! Anyone try this?

+ (show) @tbibb112 Welcome to Mayo Clinic Connect, a place to give and get support. While on Premarin you were still experiencing hot flashes and weight gain so you have not been prescribed estradiol instead. Did I get that right? May I ask how long you have been taking estradiol?

@tbibb112 Welcome to Mayo Clinic Connect, a place to give and get support. While on Premarin you were still experiencing hot flashes and weight gain so you have not been prescribed estradiol instead. Did I get that right? May I ask how long you have been taking estradiol? I stopped taking Premarin pills about 10 years ago and now in my late 60s.

What do you need to know about Premarin tablets?

Premarin tablets contain conjugated estrogens, a mixture of estrogen hormones. Estrogen is a female sex hormone produced by the ovaries. Estrogen is necessary for many processes in the body. Premarin is used to treat menopause symptoms such as hot flashes and vaginal changes, and to prevent osteoporosis (bone loss)…

Is it time to get off of Premarin?

Thought it might be time to get off Premarin. After reducing amount over 5 months, am still hot and now am having hot flashes on top of it. Thyroid med. just lowered, may help, but I may have to go back on the Premarin. This drug should be considered habit forming.

How much Premarin should a woman take daily?

Women should be started at 0.3 mg Premarin daily. Dosage adjustment may be made based on patient response. Dose may vary depending on the condition being treated.

Can a 55 year old woman take hormones?

– Dr. Heward (VIDEO) Dr. Heward explains if a 55-year-old woman who experienced menopause at age 50 should take hormones. Fascinating question for which we don’t have a definitive answer.

When to start hormone replacement therapy for over 60s?

HRT for over 60s: what you need to know 1 HRT is a common abbreviation for hormone replacement therapy. 2 Types of HRT medication and side effects. Hormone replacement therapy comes in various forms,… 3 Starting HRT at 60. Most women hit menopause between the ages of 45 and 55, but that can vary. 4 HRT risks. “I am aware…

Which is better Premarin or Estrace or HRT?

Tried all of HRTs, estrace pills, patches, pellets, injections and premarin works best tho not cheap. Premarin pills 1.25mg 2/day plus Premarin cream 1 gram daily plus low dose progesterone (2.5mg) the only solution for me. Had endometrial ablation years ago and don’t need progest but found tiny dose helps the prem work better.

– Dr. Heward (VIDEO) Dr. Heward explains if a 55-year-old woman who experienced menopause at age 50 should take hormones. Fascinating question for which we don’t have a definitive answer.

HRT for over 60s: what you need to know 1 HRT is a common abbreviation for hormone replacement therapy. 2 Types of HRT medication and side effects. Hormone replacement therapy comes in various forms,… 3 Starting HRT at 60. Most women hit menopause between the ages of 45 and 55, but that can vary. 4 HRT risks. “I am aware…

What can I use in place of Premarin cream?

So far the Estradiol has not measured up to the Premarin cream and may have to bite the bullet, go back to Premarin and pay for it out of my own pocket. Update: Insurance gave me two alternatives, Imvexxy and Estradiol.

When did I start Premarin with tamoxifen?

Jan 6/09, Due to difficulty with dysfunctional brain (no hormones) oncologist started 0.625 mg Premarin with Tamoxifen. I noticed a steady increase of hard bowel movements and bloating in my abdomen/pelvis. Feb 17/09 (43 days later) my CA125 count was 220.

Do you need to take Premarin after a hysterectomy?

Do I need to continue taking Premarin .0625 or can I discontinue since I am past meopause age. I am 5 weeks post op after hysterectomy but after suffering a few night sweats, my doctor gave me Premarin oral HRT.