Apr
2014

Q&A: What's the most painless way to take Estrogen for an Male to Female HRT?

Ask A Doctor Question: 

What's the most painless way to take Estrogen for an Male to Female HRT? Also how long does it usually take for the full transformation to occur?

- Michael

Answer: 

Daniel A. Medalie, M.D. - LocateADoc.com

While I am not an endocrinologist, the most painless way to take estrogen is typically a patch that allows the hormone to diffuse through the skin. You can expect most of the changes to occur by about one year. I hope this helps.

--Daniel A. Medalie, M.D.
Beachwood, OH

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