Menopause – hot flushes / blurred vision / cramps / sleeplessness / nerves / anemia / osteoporosis
Menstrual conditions – anemia / amenorrhea / dysmenorrhea / PMT
High blood pressure
Heavy menstrual flow / flooding
Hormone sensitive conditions: breast/ovarian/uterine cancer, endometriosis, uterine fibroids
Short term use only
Do not overdo the dosage
Protein S deficiency, can cause blood clots
Surgery – may increase risk of bleeding during or after. Stop use 2 weeks prior to surgery
Any hormone interacting drug: – HRT, the pill etc.
Medications that slow blood clotting: aspirin, cataflam, ibroprofen, warfarin etc. The dose of warfarin etc. may need to be changed. Bloods will need to be checked regularly.
Diabetes – monitor levels and adapt meds
Blood pressure – monitor levels and adapt meds