Adrenal Fatigue Symptoms in Women

Adrenal fatigue can have a severe effect on women, dramatically impacting their quality of life. Learn more about the symptoms of adrenal fatigue below and how bio-identical hormone replacement therapy pellets from BioTE® Medical may be able to help.

What is Adrenal Fatigue?

Adrenal fatigue leads to a lower amount of many different hormones and neurotransmitters. The lower amounts of these can affect every part of your body. Adrenal fatigue, like all conditions, affect every sufferer differently. However, adrenal fatigue also has the unfortunate side effect of impacting many parts of the body differently. The diverse range of symptoms of adrenal fatigue make it especially difficult to diagnose and track the progress of, especially since all of the systems affected by adrenal fatigue are so connected to one another.

What Are the Most Common Symptoms of Adrenal Fatigue in Women?

The symptoms of adrenal fatigue can present vary differently from person to person. However, some of the most common symptoms include extreme difficulty waking up in the morning, high levels of relentless exhaustion throughout the day, a very low tolerance for any stress, uncontrollable cravings for salty foods and a weak immune system.

What Are the Least Common Symptoms of Adrenal Fatigue in Women?

Anxiety, low sex drive, weight gain, poor circulation, depression, dark circles under the eyes, respiratory complaints and low blood pressure can all be symptoms of adrenal fatigue.

What Are Some of the Causes of Adrenal Fatigue?

One of the major causes of adrenal fatigue in women is getting an insufficient amount of sleep for an extended period of time. In the early stages of adrenal fatigue, sufferers are under an intense amount of stress which cause their cortisol and other hormonal cycles to be interrupted. However, in the later stages of adrenal fatigue, your adrenals become incapacitated by stress and fail to provide adequate quantities of cortisol. Lower levels of cortisol can cause us to have higher energy levels in the evenings which can lead to insomnia and poor dietary habits

How Can I Get Started With BHRT for Adrenal Fatigue?

Studies have shown that bio-identical hormone replacement therapy or BHRT may be able to improve adrenal fatigue in women. Use our Find a Provider tool to locate the BioTE Medical provider nearest you. With thousands of providers in the United States, it is likely that you will have multiple certified BioTE Medical providers from which to choose for your treatment of adrenal fatigue.

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Hormone Wellness

The Wellness Quiz will help gather your symptoms and connect you with a BioTE Medical Certified Provider to help you understand what BioTE Medical can do for you.

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“How do you know if your hormones aren't balanced?” You will likely feel unwell and not be able to figure out why. Balanced hormones can change your life. The practitioners certified by BioTE Medical have seen the life-changing results time and time again.

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Why are balanced hormones important?

Studies have shown that balanced hormones are necessary for good health and disease prevention for women and men throughout the entire lifecycle. However, balanced hormones become even more critical for health as we grow older and more susceptible to disease.

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BioTE® Medical optimizes hormone levels with bio-identical hormone pellets. Hormone optimization is a process by which levels of hormones throughout the body are equalized through continual absorption of BHRT pellets, leading to peak levels of health and well-being.

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How do BHRT Hormone Pellets work?

Hormone pellets release bio-identical hormones into the bloodstream continuously. These are tiny pellets just under the skin, typically placed in the upper hip. BHRT pellets are smaller than a grain of rice and are consistently effective for between 3 and 6 months.

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Age Healthier, Live Happier - The Book

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