Changing the hormonal background in menopause is associated with aging of the body. As the reproductive period is over, the ovaries gradually stop functioning in women. The production of sex hormones decreases, and this slows down the biochemical processes that support the work of all systems and organs. As a result, there are negative symptoms, individual for each woman. The use of hormonal drugs allows you to eliminate the imbalance of sex hormones with the climacterium, thereby weakening unpleasant manifestations.
The nature and severity of ailments in menopause depends on many factors, among which are the general state of women’s health, the genetic predisposition to certain diseases, conditions and lifestyle.
During this period, chronic ailments of urogenital organs worsen because of deterioration of the mucous membrane of the vagina. The nervous system and the brain suffer. Therefore, a woman can change her character, there are problems with memory and attention, sleep worsens.
There are hot flushes, accompanied by increased heart rate, sweating. There are attacks of hypertension, heart disease. Lack of hormones and weakened immunity lead to diseases of the mammary glands and genitals.
In the postmenopausal period, a particularly urgent problem is the lack of calcium in the bones, the appearance of osteoporosis. Arthropathy arises, the risk of fractures increases. Externally, aging is manifested in the formation of wrinkles due to loss of skin elasticity, the appearance of gray hair, deterioration of the teeth, changes in the shape and gait.
Substitution therapy allows using hormonal drugs to compensate for the lack of estrogen and progesterone, to slow the aging of the body. Such drugs can fight with the onset of early menopause, enhance sexual activity and preserve the attractiveness of women, prevent dangerous ailments. Hormonal therapy is the most effective way of treating and preventing many age-related pathologies.