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Lack of libido

Posted by
Audrey
(nightingale@qcol.net) on
Wed, Aug 22, 01 at 1:05

I have read your posts concerning this issue.I feel like someone came in and turned the libido switch off.My mate has a strong one.I am afraid of what this may do to our relationship.I haven't had a period for three years.Tried several different hrt's but stopped because of side effects.Has anyone had any success with this problem.What about testosterone.Has any doctors prescribed it.


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RE: Lack of libido

Audrey, I hope others who have dealt successfully with this problem will post. I know exactly what you mean about the "light switch being turned off". And, you are right, it is a major stress in a relationship. Good luck with others offering advice. I'll be reading too.


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RE: Lack of libido

I had this same problem for years. It started when I started going thru menopause and got worse when I got Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. I knew it had to do with my hormones being off, but the doctor said it was mental, was I under a lot of stress, etc? Recently I started taking natural sublingual estrogen, progesterone, and testosterone. It's the testosterone that gives you back your sex drive. I highly recommend it. I went to www.collegepharmacy.com and ordered mine. It's expensive, but your insurance should pay for part of it. Also, your own doctor may prescribe it. It's compounded. Hope this helps you.


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RE: Lack of libido

How long did it take for natural sublingual estrogen, progesterone, and testosterone to take affect?


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RE: Lack of libido

I sure hope Jan's message was not planted by someone from college pharmacy in effort to get business. Unfortunately this kind of thing happens. Just a warning ladies, don't take everything posted here as fact. Some people here plant messages to sell their products.


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