Common Hormone Imbalance Symptoms in Women

Many different symptoms can occur when women experience hormonal imbalance. Learn about the common symptoms of hormone imbalance in women, what BioTE® Medical offers to help and how to get started below.


What are hormones?

Hormones are chemicals produced within the body that regulate many different systems including reproductive and sexual systems. The other systems impacted by hormones include ones responsible for mood, bone density and cholesterol metabolism.

What can impact hormonal balance?

Many things can impact hormone balance in women. The most basic factor that may affect hormones is fortunately one within our control: our diet. Consistent stress, a lack of physical activity and environmental factors can also impact hormonal balance. Another factor that may impact one's independent capacity for hormonal balance is genetics.

What are the common non-reproductive physiological symptoms of hormone imbalance in women?

One indication of excessive estrogen production is weight gain. Since estrogen can be produced by fat cells as well as the ovaries and adrenal glands, the cycle of overproduction can quickly become vicious and difficult to break out of without pharmacological intervention. Weight gain may also be caused by a problem with the thyroid.

What are the common reproductive physiological symptoms of hormone imbalance in women?

Before menopause, many women will experience noticeable hormonal fluctuations before their periods. However, severe PMS can indicate a hormonal imbalance. A loss of libido can also indicate hormonal imbalance as well as pain during intercourse.

What are the common emotional symptoms of hormone imbalance in women?

Chronic fatigue, depression, anxiety and mood swings are very common symptoms of hormonal imbalance in women. Trouble thinking clearly, often called “brain fog” is another common symptom of hormone imbalance. Irritability and mood swings are also frequently cited symptoms by women that can indicate hormonal imbalance.

How can hormone imbalance be treated in women?

Conventional medicine commonly prescribes synthetic hormone replacement therapy after menopause. At BioTE Medical we offer a different approach. We offer bio-identical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) in the form of pellets.Pellets can be inserted in a few minutes and are virtually painless. Within 7-10 days after your pellet insertion, Bio-identical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT) begins to work and BioTE Medical patients are back to their active lifestyles. They are natural, last 3-6 months and are available for you to try today. Contact a BioTE Medical Provider near you!

How do I get started with BioTE Medical?

Getting started with BioTE Medical begins with finding the BioTE Medical provider nearest you. Simply use our Find a Provider tool to locate the nearest BioTE Medical practitioner. With thousands of BioTE Medical practitioners in the United States, it is likely that there are several in your area to choose from.

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Are you ready to take the next step towards healing and experiencing optimal health? Search for your city, state or zip code and we'll provide a list of the BioTE® Medical providers nearest you. With thousands of BioTE® Medical providers throughout the country, you'll likely have several options of bioidentical hormone replacement therapy provider.

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Hormone Wellness

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.

Are your hormones balanced?

A simpler question is how do you know if your hormones aren't balanced? You will likely feel unwell and not be able to figure out why. The practitioners certified by BioTE® Medical have seen the life-changing results time and time again; balanced hormones can change your life.

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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 life cycle. However, balanced hormones become even more critical for health as we grow older and more susceptible to disease.

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What is hormone optimization?

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 wellbeing.

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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

Age Healthier, Live Happier - The Book

The CEO and founder of BioTE® Medical, Gary Donovitz M.D., wrote Age Healthier Live Happier which is a book about his clinical experience treating patients with bio-identical hormone replacement subcutaneous pellet therapy—commonly known as pellets.

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