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Hormone Replacement Therapy Waukesha WI

Local resource for hormone replacement therapy in Waukesha, WI. 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.

Anne M Riendl, MD
(262) 544-4400
721 American Ave
Waukesha, WI
Business
Women's Ob/Gyn Care
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Ann Han Trotier
(262) 798-1910
20611 Watertown Rd
Waukesha, WI
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Kathy D Hartke
(262) 798-1910
20611 Watertown Rd
Waukesha, WI
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Victoria Jeanne Mondloch, MD
(262) 544-4411
721 American Ave Ste 205
Vernon, WI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi, Milwaukee Wi 53226
Graduation Year: 1983

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Anne Marie Riendl, MD
721 American Ave Ste 310
Waukesha, WI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi, Milwaukee Wi 53226
Graduation Year: 1977
Hospital
Hospital: Waukesha Memorial Hospital, Waukesha, Wi
Group Practice: Women's Ob-Gyn Care

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Shelly Claire Joiner, MD
(262) 574-7898
N14W23900 Stone Ridge Dr
Waukesha, WI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Howard Univ Coll Of Med, Washington Dc 20059
Graduation Year: 1989

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Melissa A Kalt
(262) 532-5700
2315 E Moreland Blvd
Waukesha, WI
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Pediatric Internist

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Patrick Michael Flanagan, MD
(702) 792-9292
1111 Delafield St
Waukesha, WI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1962

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James Patrick Daleiden, MD
(262) 544-4411
1111 Delafield St
Waukesha, WI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1969
Hospital
Hospital: Waukesha Memorial Hospital, Waukesha, Wi
Group Practice: Moreland Ob-Gyn Assoc

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Stewart M Kernes, DO
(262) 574-7828
N14W23900 Stone Ridge Dr
Waukesha, WI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific, Pomona Ca 91766
Graduation Year: 1986
Hospital
Hospital: Community Mem Hosp, Menomonee Fls, Wi; Waukesha Memorial Hospital, Waukesha, Wi
Group Practice: Medical Associates Health Ctr

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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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