Question: I am 65 and have recently been prescribed low dose Climara patches for hot flashes. Should I be using a progesterone 20mg cream with them?
I begin by stating my conviction that everyone is estrogen dominant and that few of us need any extra estrogen. Instead, most hormone balance concerns should first be addressed with progesterone replacement. Estrogen Dominance does not mean a person has TOO MUCH human estrogen. In fact, s/he may have a normal level or even be in the low range. There are many substan…