FDA-approved synthetic hormone therapy

Jan 16, 2008 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Casper Star-Tribune

“The most important thing to remember is that we don't put people on hormones just to put them on hormones”

The Women's Health Initiative halted its study of synthetic hormones in 2002 when it was shown drugs like Premarin and Prempro increased the risks of breast cancer, stroke and blood clots. via Casper Star-Tribune

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j bear

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Feb 4, 2008
 
check the whi data. Premarin did NOT increase the incidence of BC.

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The study did not test the natural human hormone estradiol or micronized human progesterone. Nor did it test the bio-identical combination of estradiol, estrone, and estriol in ratios normal to the human body.

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Nor did the study test bio-identical human estrogen when taken intramuscularly, by patch, or sublingually. In theory, non-oral methods should reduce clot risk.
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We have more in common with a horse than a plant! Are we plants or mammals?

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Rache wrote:
We have more in common with a horse than a plant! Are we plants or mammals?
However, the "plant-based" hormones really aren't. Sure, they start with a raw plant hormone called diosgenin which comes from yams. However, it is converted to estradiol in a laboratory, and estradiol is what we make, as well as estrone, and estriol. Those are native human hormones, and we can make them all without animals and cruelty. Estradiol, estrone, and estriol are what we make, not equilin, etc. The plant-based stuff you get over the counter is essentially worthless, though it might help reduce some of the vasomotor symptoms for some women, plus there is the placebo effect.

There are 17 different chemicals in Premarin, and some of the trace chemicals are progestins, androgens, and who knows what. Yes, there are about 4-5 chemicals in there which scientists don't know what they are or what they do. Oh, they can come up with the formula, but that is all they can tell you. Plus the equine estrogens are made to stay in the body longer, since horses have a longer breeding cycle, hence adding to the liver and clotting risks when taken by humans.
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Rache wrote:
We have more in common with a horse than a plant! Are we plants or mammals?
But the estrogen made using yams is human estrogen, not horse estrogen. The horse urine is distilled straight, and hardly anything chemical is done to it. However, the diosgenin in the yams is converted to 17b estradiol, which is human estrogen. So pharmaceutical hormones don't use plant matter, but use extracted chemicals from plants to make exact replicas of what the human body uses.
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