Complementary hormone therapy – what does a GP need to know?

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Complementary hormone therapy – what does a GP need to know?

By Megan Ogilvie, Susannah O'Sullivan and Stella Milsom
Pharmacist, compound, pestle and mortar

Doctors need to be able to provide patients with good-quality information about the risks and benefits of conventional and complementary medicines, to help patients make informed choices

The term “bioidentical hormones” is, in fact, a marketing term Complementary therapies are often used in combi­nation with conventional medicine

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