Dr. Natalie Drake specializes in treatment of women’s hormone pellets in Houston, TX and The Woodlands, TX. These natural bio-identical plant-derived hormones are designed with with no synthetic components. BioTE® is a hormone therapy utilizing injected pellets designed for both men and women to treat the symptoms of hormone imbalance.
This type bioidentical hormone replacement therapy consists of custom-compounded tiny pellets. Dr. Drake periodically inserts these in your body to release a natural plant-based hormone to provide a continuous and consistent hormone level throughout the day. This decreases the negative effects of large hormonal swings that can occur from oral and synthetic hormone replacement therapies.
The BioTE® pellet is made of a bio-identical estrogen called estradiol. By using this specific formula, your body is receiving hormones similar to the ones that are naturally produced inside you. Studies show fewer side effects with the use of BioTE® than with synthetic hormones.
Emotional symptoms of hormone imbalance in women may include:
Physical symptoms of hormone imbalance can occur such as:
These symptoms are not the only ones that can occur or may not always indicate hormonal problems. It is best to consult with a physician to determine your diagnosis and treatment.
Female hormone imbalance can be treated in a variety of ways. Patients consistently report that one of the most effective methods of regaining hormonal balance is through bio-identical hormone replacement therapy pellets from BioTE® Medical. Pellets can be inserted in a few minutes and are virtually painless. You should begin to notice symptom relief seven to ten days after your pellet insertion. Once BioTe bio-identical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) begins to work, you will are back on tract to an active lifestyle. They are natural, last three to six months and are available for you to try today.
To begin the process, Dr. Drake will discuss the necessary lab work needed as well as talk with you about your customized treatment plan and pellet dosage schedule.
Typically patients begin to experience symptom relief in 2-4 weeks. However, since each person’s body responds to hormones uniquely, this could vary. Complete absorption of the hormones usually occurs around 6 weeks.
This period of your body’s adjustment is normal and is to be expected.
What are you waiting for? Join the thousands who are beating symptoms of hormone changes with a natural bio-identical hormone pellet, BioTE®!
Call our office at (281) 402-3268 to schedule your consultation today!
Symptoms of hormone imbalance in women and may include:
___ Night sweats
___ Hot flashes or flushes
___ Decreased sex drive
___ Weight gain
___ Trouble sleeping
___ Mood swings
___ Low mood
___ Discomfort during intercourse
A low level of testosterone in a man means more than just a low sex drive. Hormones are important for regulating most major bodily processes. Symptoms consistent with low testosterone and other cases of male hormonal imbalance may include:
___ Low sex drive
___ Loss of muscle mass
___ Increased body fat (especially in the waist area)
___ Decreased bone mass
___ Mood changes
___ Low mood
___ Brain fog
___ Elevated blood sugar
___ High cholesterol