For immediate release: 9 February 2014
HRT questions you forgot to ask your doctor
Will I put weight on? How soon will it work? What should I do if I forget to take a tablet? It’s common to have questions about HRT after you have seen your GP and picked up your prescription. And it’s important that you get the right answers.
In the Winter 2013/14 issue of The Menopause Exchange newsletter, Dr Sarah Gray, a GP expert who runs specialist menopause clinics in Devon and Cornwall, discusses questions that women may have about taking HRT but have forgotten to ask.
“Deciding whether or not to take HRT can be stressful, so it’s not surprising that women often find that a question springs to mind once they have left the GP surgery,” says Norma Goldman, founder and director of The Menopause Exchange. “If you have any questions about HRT, it’s important to ask for advice. Either call the GP or speak to...