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How long has she been post menopausal. Are there other symptoms from a low hormonal state? Incidentally this is not uncommon.
She has been post menopausal for about 12-18 months, no longer expeiences hot flushes, and is physically active with gym sessions three times a week. She takes a range of vitamins e.g ACE, E,Calcium, Fish Oill, Glucosamine, Evening Primrose, CQ10 and has taken them for the last 16years. Mood swings have decreased and generally in good humuor. Thanks.
I just thought of something else; my wife works part time -25 hours per week. I am semi retired- no work in last six months. I keep house to a high standard, cook most meals, she has no real demands on her physically or financially. She does focus on minor annoyances within the extended family and takes life very seriously in regard to politics, current affairs etc. She is a good looking woman with very high standards of presentation and personal care; I am very proud of her job role and her appearance, and her caring attitude to others.---John
There are software problems, but I suggested that she, you and her ob/gyn have a risk benefit discussion between you, your wife and her ob/gyn which will increase her libido, but increase her coronary/cardiac risks especially if she smokes.
Best wishes and good luck.
From what you say she is no longer experiencing the physical aspects of menopause except for a significant change in libido. I would suggest that if it is bothersome to her You conduct a risk benefit analysis as there are cardiac and other coronary risks associated with the use of hormones, especially if she is a smoker. The hormonal increase will in most probability change her libido preferability. So a 3 way discussion between your wife, yourself and her ob/gyn doctor is in order