Women's Health

Women's Health

We provide prescriptions for Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT), hot flashes, sleeplessness, water retention, vaginal dryness, PMS relief, chronic yeast infections, and other female-specific needs. Feel free to call us at 706-632-2244 for more information.

Menopause Definition:
men•o•pause [ ménno pàwz ] noun [Late 19th century. Coined from meno- + Greek pausis (see pause).]
1. end of menstruation: the time in a woman's life when menstruation diminishes and ceases, usually between the ages of 45 and 50.

Hormones & Menopause

Over 30 million women have menopause; a transitional stage marked by waning ovarian function that causes a shift in hormone balance resulting in deficiencies and excesses.

Perimenopause is a phase that leads up to the menopause stage and can begin years before menstruation ceases. This phase can cause similar symptoms as menopause.

PMS or Perimenopause: How can you tell the difference?

PMS:

Perimenopausal:

In some cases hormone levels can be measured using a saliva test provided by Blue Ridge Pharmacy.

For "true" replacement of your hormones, we use hormones that are biologically-identical to your own.

No two women are alike, of course, nor are their hormone levels. We can help your doctor customize each prescription to fit each woman's special needs and unique hormone levels.

We can also give you and your physician the freedom to choose the dosage form that's right for you:

Feel free to come by or call one of our pharmacists to discuss your symptoms and hormonal imbalances. 706-632-2244 - Get Directions

Physician Referrals Available: If you need help finding a health care provider, feel free to contact us for a physician referral. Phone: 706-632-2244

Menopausal symptoms may include: