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Hormone Replacement Therapy Topeka KS

Local resource for hormone replacement therapy in Topeka, KS. 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.

John F Evans
(785) 354-5952
1500 Sw 10th Ave
Topeka, KS
Specialty
Family Practice, Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Charles Richard Bonebrake, MD
(785) 233-5101
800 SW Lincoln St
Topeka, KS
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1975

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John Fairbanks Evans, MD
(785) 354-5952
1500 SW 10th Ave
Topeka, KS
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo, Columbia Sch Of Med, Columbia Mo 65212
Graduation Year: 1970

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Dr.Jeffrey Teply
(785) 233-5101
800 Southwest Lincoln Street
Topeka, KS
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 2002
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.2, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Dr.Cathy Dahl
(785) 295-5328
634 SW Mulvane St # 209
Topeka, KS
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hlth Sci, Coll Of Osteo Med
Year of Graduation: 2000
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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2.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Richard L Meisel Jr, MD
(785) 354-5952
1500 SW 10th Ave
Topeka, KS
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology, Maternal & Fetal Medicine
Gender
Male
Languages
English, Spanish
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: Stormont -Vail Healthcare, Topeka, Ks
Group Practice: Maternal Fetal Medicine

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Dr.LISA GOULARTE
(785) 295-5330
634 SW Mulvane St # 209
Topeka, KS
Gender
F
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Jimmie Allen Gleason, MD
(785) 232-2224
623 SW 10th Ave
Topeka, KS
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1958
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hosp & Med Ctr, Topeka, Ks; Stormont -Vail Healthcare, Topeka, Ks
Group Practice: Lincoln Ctr Ob-Gyn Pa

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Josie Norris
(785) 232-6950
1412 Sw 6th Ave
Topeka, KS
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dr.Thomas Wiley
(785) 295-5328
634 SW Mulvane St # 209
Topeka, KS
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1986
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
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Hospital: St Francis Hosp &
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.8, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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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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