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Unread 11-18-2011, 09:52 AM
Testosterone?

Hello, I am a couple days post-op from TLH/BSO and am exploring non-prescription/natural options for managing surgical menopause.

So far I've found lots of info about estrogen and progesterone - soy, red clover and various other herbs, progesterone cream... think i'm on the right track there...

but when I was doing the survey for this site, one of the questions was about testosterone for libido. I promised my husband that he was going to dance like Snoopy once I recover from the surgery (I've had pain for years that's limited the libido, that pain is GONE thank God)

So do I need to look at something for testosterone levels as well? I'm a little confused. I also wasn't sure whether to put this here, or over in the "managing with hormones" thread.

Thanks!
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Unread 11-22-2011, 08:06 AM
Re: Testosterone?

If you are early post op then I would give the libido thing some time so everything is healed good, which may take weeks, sometimes longer. The body sometimes is sluggish to get going after major surgery, as it was for me. I did not have much libido, but we still continued to be intimate and it gradually got better over time, with patience and understanding.

If you still have libido problems after giving it a fair amount of time, and your having problems with symptoms of menopause , then I would go to a doctor who is familiar with all the hormones and see what he suggests.

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