Bad News on the NuvaRing by Jeffrey Dach MD

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Bad News for the NuvaRing by Jeffrey Dach MD  Lately, we have seen a growing number of young women using the NuvaRing, reporting anxiety, depression, insomnia, headache, and other symptoms.  The NuvaRing is a contraceptive device containing synthetic hormones, a … Continue reading

Clomiphene Clomid Adverse Side Effects Part Three

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Clomiphene Clomid Adverse Side Effects Part Three This is part three of a series, Click Here for Part One Click Here for Part Two The off-label use of clomiphene tablets in young males to relieve symptoms of low testosterone is … Continue reading

Transdermal vs. Oral Estrogen Part Two by Jeffrey Dach MD

Oral Estrogen Blood Clots

Transdermal vs. Oral Estrogen Part Two by Jeffrey Dach MD In part one, we explored the studies which show that transdermal estrogen delivery is preferable over the oral pill form of delivery.  In part two of this series, we will … Continue reading

The Safety of Transdermal Estrogen by Jeffrey Dach MD

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The Safety of Transdermal Estrogen by Jeffrey Dach MD This article is Part One.For Part Two, Click Here. Left Image: Red Arrow points to clot in deep vein, Ultrasound image, courtesy of wikimedia commons and (c) Nevit Dilmen. A Case … Continue reading

Adverse Effects of BCPs Birth Control Pills

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Adverse Effects of BCPs Birth Control Pills by Jeffrey Dach MD Depression, Anxiety, Mood Disturbance and Other Adverse Effects of BCPs Birth Control Pills.  The IUD is a Better Option. Left Image: Birth Control Pills courtesy of Case Western Reserve … Continue reading