BHRT for Women
The path to feeling better begins with exploring the benefits of hormone replacement
Biote’s Method of bioidentical hormone replacement therapy, or BHRT, uses pellets. They contain bioidentical hormones compounded in quality-controlled facilities located in the U.S. Learn why pellet therapy has helped thousands of patients look and feel their best.
BHRT Pellets for Women
BHRT pellets for women are inserted subcutaneously in the upper buttocks. They are made of custom-compounded hormones and binders that hold them together. Every batch of hormones is tested for potency, sterility, and endotoxins, ensuring that patients are provided the best possible therapy to expedite their journey towards optimal wellness.
What Is the BHRT Pellet Insertion Process Like for Women?
The BHRT pellet insertion process is straightforward, fast, and simple. First, a patient finds a Biote Certified Provider. If their preferred provider is not listed, they may nominate them to become Biote certified. They will then schedule an office visit to have their hormone levels tested. Based on a comprehensive consultation and extensive lab work, the provider will determine if the patient is a candidate for bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) for women. Custom pellet therapy insertion will take place either during this appointment or during a quick follow-up.
What Is the Goal of Hormone Optimization Therapy in Women?
When female hormone levels are balanced, an individual may experience a greatly improved quality of life. In addition to feeling great, Biote Certified Providers have found that balancing hormones in women may help relieve uncomfortable conditions and symptoms associated with hormone imbalance.
What Is Female Hormone Replacement Therapy?
Biote’s Method of hormone therapy provides a consistent release of hormones. When hormones are out of balance, hormone replacement therapy for women may help relieve a wide array of symptoms, both physical and emotional. Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy for women aims to relieve the source of the problem, not just the symptoms themselves.
When May Female BHRT Be Most Beneficial?
Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy for women may help any woman whose hormones are out of balance. However, the most common time women seek bioidentical hormone replacement therapy is when they’re experiencing menopause. Women typically experience three stages of menopause perimenopause, menopause, and post menopause. There are also rare instances regarding women who have never had balanced hormones, often causing excessively uncomfortable menstrual cycles and extreme mood swings. The Biote Method of bioidentical hormone replacement therapy for women may help address the cause of these issues.
What Can a Patient Expect From BHRT?
The process for considering, obtaining, monitoring, and continuing BHRT is typically the same for all patients. A new patient will normally schedule a consultation with a local Biote Certified Provider. To consider the patient’s candidacy, the provider will request comprehensive hormone testing and lab work. The next appointment will be to review the test results and determine if the patient is a candidate. If so, they can get a BHRT pellet inserted the same day or on their next visit.