Progesterone for Women Booklet
Understand your condition
Conditions & treatment options.
- Breast disorders (non-cancerous)
- Breast cancer
- Depression & anxiety attacks
- Dyspareunia (painful intercourse)
- Early menopause
- Endometrial hyperplasia
- Estrogen dominance
- Fibrocystic breast disease
- Hot flashes
- Low libido in women
- Menorrhagia (heavy periods)
- Night sweats
- Oophorectomy (removal of the ovaries)
- Ovarian cysts
- Polycystic ovarian syndrome
- Post partum depression
- Premenstrual syndrome
- Turner's syndrome
- Uterine fibroids
- Vaginal dryness
Night sweats is extensive and excessive sweating at night due to a hormonal imbalance which adversely affect sleep patterns and quality of life.
About the Condition
Most women under-going the menopausal transition experience night sweats to some extent. For around 10% sweating is severe and debilitating.
Climacteric transition between reproductive and non-reproductive state in women. Usually between the age of 45 - 55.
Commonly worse at night and occur regardless of outside temperature.
Vasomotor disturbances associated with profuse sweating of body, arms and legs.
Symptoms usually resolve with the menopausal transition, however that transition may take years.
Tests: Suspect menopause. U. & S.FSH, S.estradiol, S.LH, Pap. smear, U.estrogens, B.HGG, S.DHEA-S, S. Test., cFTest, SHBG, S. Prog.
ProFeme® 10% Progesterone Cream is specifically designed for use in women with declined or lowered progesterone levels.
ProFeme® 3.2% Progesterone Cream is specifically designed for use in women with declined or lowered progesterone levels.