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I am 49 and had my ovary removed along with a dermoid cyst…

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I am 49 and...

I am 49 and had my ovary removed along with a dermoid cyst in January. I had very low hormones before surgery. Now almost zero estrogen and progesterone. Have tried oral prog and estradiol with nausea, breast tenderness and severe headaches a bout 6 months ago. Tried Combipatch lowest dose and had heart palpitations, restless leg, above average anger almost rage (very atypical). I only lasted 4 days on it. I take psychiatric drugs for bipolar. I'm wondering about natural progesterone cream and soy estrogen (not bioidentical)

Doctor's Assistant: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?

Swelling in what area?

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

History of SVT. I also have no thyroid - Radioactive Iodine at 25.

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Hello and welcome to Just Answer. I looking forward to assisting you with your question and providing excellent service. Natural. Estrogen cream will be a waste of your money. There’s no soy estrogen but soy products can help with your menopausal symptoms. A good over the counter product is estroven.
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Ok. What about a progesterone cream? OTC
OB GYN Doctor: Dr. K., MD replied 1 month ago
It wont work at all
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