Vaginal Dryness, Vaginal Atrophy & Vulvitis During Menopause
Decreased function of estrogens can specifically result in vaginal dryness and vaginal atrophy which can bring about vaginal pain, itching and burning as well as painful intercourse. Decreased testosterone function may also contribute to or precipitate vaginal atrophy as well as inflammation, itching and pain of the vulva, presenting as vulvitis. A combination of symptoms may be seen when there is decreased function of both estrogens and testosterone. Restoring optimal function of both estrogens and androgens can significantly benefit vaginal health.
Since low estrogen is the most common cause of vaginal dryness, vaginal atrophy & vulvitis in women of menopause age, consider EstroMend™, especially if there are also other symptoms low estrogen.
Since low testosterone is also a very common cause of vaginal dryness, vaginal atrophy & vulvitis in women of menopause age, consider TestoGain™ , especially if there are also other symptoms low testosterone.
Since it is possible to have more than one hormone imbalance, more than one of the Hormone Specific™ Formulation may be appropriate. Look at the symptoms associated with each major hormone imbalance to help you determine the most likely cause of these symptoms.
Consider EstroMend™ if you have other symptoms associated with low estrogen, which may include hot flashes; night sweats; feeling more depressed; more withdrawn or isolated; feel periods of hopelessness; feel apathetic; feel a loss of energy; feel more fatigued; feel less receptive to sex; feel less sensual; feel that your sex drive is diminished; increased vaginal pain, dryness or itching; insomnia, difficulty falling to sleep or difficulty staying asleep; trouble with your memory; having trouble remembering names; more forgetful; mood is low, less upbeat, less positive or less outgoing; less “good moods’ and times of joy; caring less about things that used to matter to you; trouble controlling your urine; have to urinate more often; spill urine when you cough or sneeze; your perception is weakening, it takes you longer to notice things; trouble thinking of the right word when speaking or writing; your mental skills are diminishing.
Consider TestoGain™ if you have other symptoms of low testosterone, which may include decreased libido; less sexual fantasies or less sexual desire; less likely to become sexually aroused; less pleased with sex; feeling more irritable; feeling less composed and in control; feeling less motivated in general; less assertive; less energetic; becoming anemic, or think you are anemic; low blood pressure; less muscle strength; you feel weaker; having more trouble with mental skills requiring logic and problem solving; having trouble focusing and maintaining your attention; memory weakening; trouble remembering things and events; feel more depressed; mood is low; less confident; feeling frightened or afraid.
Even though vaginal dryness, vaginal atrophy & vulvitis in menopause may simply be due to changes in hormones that can be addressed with one or more of the Hormone Specific™ Formulations, it is important to discuss these symptoms with a healthcare professional to make sure that there is not a more serious medical condition that needs to be addressed.
If there are other symptoms that may be due to menopause changes, consider using the Menopause Type® Questionnaire to do a more comprehensive analysis of which hormone problems may be involved.
Also consider using Endocrine Complete™ as a Hormone Specific™ multi-nutrient, formulated to maintain the health of your endocrine system with herbs that support the function of your adrenal glands, thyroid, gonadal, and pancreas, and help them make your hormones the way they were designed to be made.