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Hormone Replacement Therapy Coeur D Alene ID

Local resource for hormone replacement therapy in Coeur D Alene, ID. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to hormone replacement therapy, menopause relief, and hot flash treatments, as well as advice and content on menopause symptoms, hormone therapies, hormone balance, and perimenopause symptoms.

Mary A. Sanderson
(208) 664-3101
1106 W Ironwood Dr
Coeur D Alene, ID
Business
Womens Clinic of North Idaho
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Frederick P Ambrose
(208) 664-3101
980 W Ironwood Drive
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialty
Gynecology / Oncology

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Deward Anthony Henneberg, MD
914 W Ironwood Dr Ste 201
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1977

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Kenneth James Helal
(208) 765-1455
980 W Ironwood Dr
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Eva Martin, MD
(307) 630-0167
2003 Lincoln Way
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians And Surgeons, New York Ny 10032
Graduation Year: 1979

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Jon Albert Cutting, MD
(208) 765-1455
1800 Lincoln Way Ste 202
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1967

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Brett Allan Penney, MD
1800 Lincoln Way
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo, Columbia Sch Of Med, Columbia Mo 65212
Graduation Year: 1994

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William Gerald Tarnasky, MD
(208) 664-3101
1106 W Ironwood Dr
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1966
Hospital
Hospital: Kootenai Med Ctr, Coeur D Alene, Id
Group Practice: Women's Clinic Of North Idaho

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David Michael Compton, MD
(719) 526-7172
2109A Ironwood Pl
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Uniformed Services Univ Of The Hlth Sci, Bethesda Md 20814
Graduation Year: 1987

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Dnyce Letrel Williams, MD
1402 Richmond Dr
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Davis, Sch Of Med, Davis Ca 95616
Graduation Year: 1992

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Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) and Ear Pain

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June 30, 2009: 9:22 am: Dr. Neil Ototoxic Drugs

Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) and Ear Pain

by Neil Bauman, Ph.D.

A lady explained:

I have recently started taking HRT [hormone replacement therapy] (estrogen only) via a transdermal patch 50mcg, for the last 11 weeks. Since starting HRT I have had a constant pain deep inside my left ear, with intermittent nerve pain radiating behind the ear. It can happen anytime and last from 1 min to 1 hr to all day.

My doctor has examined my ear but can not find anything wrong. I decided to stop the HRT for one week. The pain subsided quite dramatically, however my menopausal symptoms got worse. My doctor suggested I start a lower dose 25mcg. With the lower dose, the pain is mild compared to what it was, (I can live with it), the pain behind the ear has gone and my menopausal symptoms are manageable.

Do you think HRT could have caused this ear problem?

I haven’t heard of ear pain specifically associated with HRT, although it is a reported side effect of Progesterone and a number of “hormone” drugs, so I wouldn’t be at all surprised if that is what is happening. (Incidentally, a number of antidepressants have ear pain as a side effect too—all the SSRIs for example.)

The fact that when you stopped the HRT the pain went away is very strong circumstantial evidence that the pain was indeed related to the HRT. Also, the fact that the pain came back when you restarted the HRT is strong corroborating evidence. The clincher is that taking a reduced dose gives you reduced pain.

Obviously, taking the lowest dose that will control most of your symptoms is a wise way to go. Alternately, you could dump the HRT completely and use alternate medicine—herbals, etc. which can help relieve your symptoms without the painful side effects.

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  1. carrie Says:
    after publication. --> February 20th, 2010 at 6:03 am

    I started hrt combined and within 10 days ear drumming started,I think there is a connection although my doctor says otherwise so I have now stopped hrt to see if the ear trouble subsides.

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