Q

Menopause Therapies

What are treatment options for menopause symptoms?

A Answers (4)

  • A OBGYN (Obstetrics & Gynecology), answered on behalf of
    What Are Treatment Options for Menopause Symptoms?
    In this video, Donna Wicker, MD, FACOG from Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center discusses some treatment options for women’s menopause symptoms. Watch to learn more.
  • Treatment options for menopause symptoms include hormone replacement, certain antidepressants and time (also known as doing nothing). Hormone replacement can be via oral, transdermal or topical administration routes. Antidepressants include Brisdelle (paroxetine mesylate), which was approved in June 2013 by the Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of hot flashes. Doing nothing means waiting it out since menopausal symptoms can improve over time.
  • A OBGYN (Obstetrics & Gynecology), answered on behalf of
    What Are Treatment Options for Menopause Symptoms?
    Treatment options for menopause symptoms include hormone replacement therapies as well as antidepressants. Learn about the risks of these treatments from Jerry Lucas, MD from Chippenham Hospital, in this video now.
  • A OBGYN (Obstetrics & Gynecology), answered on behalf of
    What Are Treatment Options for Menopause Symptoms?
    The symptoms of menopause are largely treated with hormones, says Kord Strebel, MD, an OB/GYN at Sunrise Hospital. In this video, he discusses the risks of hormone therapy for menopause symptoms.
This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.
Did You See?  Close
Is it safe to take hormone replacement therapy (HRT) during menopause?