Part 1 – The science behind bioidentical hormone replacement therapy.

Author: Wepfer ST

Publication Year: 2001

Citation: Int J Pharm Compounding 2001;5(6):10-12

The author defines bioidentical hormone therapy and reviews the scientific literature supporting its use to treat menopausal symptoms, focusing on the 3 estrogens: estrone, estradiol, and estriol, as well as progesterone and testosterone.