Controversial in Menopausal Hormone Replacement TherapyManuela Stoicescu*
Medical Disciplines Department, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, University of Oradea, Romania
- *Corresponding Author:
- Stoicescu M
Consultant Internal Medicine
Medical Disciplines Department
Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy
University of Oradea, Romania
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: May 23, 2016; Accepted date: July 05, 2016; Published date: July 11, 2016
Citation: Stoicescu M (2016) Controversial in Menopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy. J Dev Drugs 5: 158. doi: 10.4172/2329-6631.1000158
Copyright: © 2016 Stoicescu M. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Introduction: The main objective of this presentation is to attract the attention about a hot topic regarding menopausal hormone therapy replacement. It is a good option for a woman to follow or no this hormonal therapy replacement during menopause period, taking into account the benefits and also the risks? This is a modern phenomenon in this moment in the medicine field, but is it really safe for a woman to follow this therapy? Much more research has to be done regarding this therapy to not expose many females to unnecessary side effects. Can we force the natural evolution of the mechanisms of the body in this direction?
Materials and methods: Further on it will be presented two cases of medical practice, with two major side effects of this therapy, not insignificant, which should give food for thought. The first case develops occurrence of breast malignancy and the second with endometrial cancer after the therapy.
Results and discussion: The idea of menopausal hormone replacement therapy appeared with the all best intentions for this difficult period in a woman’s life in menopause, but the reality is that dangerous side effects can occur like mentioned before.
Conclusion: The most important conclusion of this presentation is that hormone replacement therapy at menopause is not safe and more research is needed in the future for the best decision.