By Lloyd B. Greig

Even if you're a newly clinically determined sufferer or a friend of somebody with uterine fibroids, this booklet deals info and luxury. a hundred Questions & solutions approximately Uterine Fibroids offers authoritative, sensible solutions to the commonest questions requested via sufferers. Written via knowledgeable obstetrician/gynecologist, this easy-to-read publication is a whole consultant to realizing indicators, analysis, therapy, post-treatment caliber of existence, and masses extra. together with genuine remark from sufferers, a hundred Questions & solutions approximately Uterine Fibroids is a useful source for someone dealing with the actual and emotional turmoil because of this .

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30. Are there any side effects with hormonal therapy? A significant and substantial regrowth of the fibroids occurs immediately after the hormonal therapy is stopped. The most common side effects are menopause-related symptoms. These include hot flashes, flushes, mood swings, and irritability. Another worrisome adverse effect is the loss of bone mineral density. These side effects may be reduced by adding estrogen and progesterone to the treatment program. In addition, a significant and substantial regrowth of the fibroids occurs immediately after the hormonal therapy is stopped.

More . . QXP 2/10/10 12:07 PM Page 26 100 QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS ABOUT UTERINE FIBROIDS 29. Has hormone therapy been used in the treatment of fibroids? Gonadotrophinreleasing hormone agonists (GnRHa) A group of medications that prevents the body from making estrogen and progesterone. These medications can be prescribed to help to reduce the size of fibroid tumors by creating a state of pseudo-menopause. There is a class of drugs, called gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonists, that has been used as a nonsurgical treatment option for fibroids.

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