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Hormone Replacement Therapy Tulsa OK

Local resource for hormone replacement therapy in Tulsa, OK. 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.

Guy W Sneed, DO
(918) 274-5555
12455 E 100th St N
Owasso, OK
Business
Owasso Womens Clinic
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Angela D Christy-Lovell
(918) 743-8200
2325 S Harvard Ave
Tulsa, OK
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Paul Bradley Plowman, MD
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Saba Univ Sch Of Med, Saba, Netherland Antilles
Graduation Year: 2003

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Eddie Mack Abbott, MD
(918) 749-6342
2121 S Columbia Ave Ste 501
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Languages
Russian
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1977
Hospital
Hospital: Hillcrest Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok

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Jon Channing Calvert
(918) 749-0804
2424 E 21st St
Tulsa, OK
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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James Michael Arnold, MD
(715) 735-0544
4111 South Darlington South
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med, Maywood Il 60153
Graduation Year: 1984

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James Gordon Arnold, MD
(434) 572-8921
4111 South Darlington South
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Va Commonwealth Univ, Med Coll Of Va Sch Of Med, Richmond Va 23298
Graduation Year: 1987
Hospital
Hospital: Halifax Regional Hospital, South Boston, Va
Group Practice: Fuller-Roberts Clinic Inc

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Robert Howard Aikman, MD
(918) 492-2229
2325 S Harvard Ave Ste 201
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Languages
French
Education
Medical School: Mc Gill Univ, Fac Of Med, Montreal, Que, Canada
Graduation Year: 1966
Hospital
Hospital: Hillcrest Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok; St John Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok; Doctors Hosp, Tulsa, Ok; Tulsa Reg Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok; Southcrest Hospital, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Birth Inc

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Dr.Robert Aikman
(918) 492-2229
2325 South Harvard Avenue #108
Tulsa, OK
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Mc Gill Univ, Fac Of Med, Montreal, Que, Canada
Year of Graduation: 1966
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
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Hospital: Hillcrest Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 8, reviews.

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Dr.Jon C. Calvert
(918) 749-0804
2424 E 21st St # 340
Tulsa, OK
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1968
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
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Hospital: Hillcrest Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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4.7, out of 5 based on 3, 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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