Mona Lisa Touch, perimenopause & Lyme...

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bleepitybleep
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   Posted 12/22/2017 4:43 AM (GMT -6)   
Does anyone have any knowledge/thoughts on Mona Lisa Touch procedure? I'm perimenopausal & considering this procedure. I'm overwhelmed with so many things, but would like to try this as it sounds like it might improve my quality of life some (not fixing the Lyme, of course... which is causing my worst issues).

Girlie
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   Posted 12/22/2017 10:38 AM (GMT -6)   
is it known to work?


If you want another option - you can do the Vagifem.

It's a very very low dose estrogen (10 mcg) to the 'site'. Does not change estrogen levels in the blood.
3X per week.
I haven't researched it...but it's apparently the 'bioidentical' estrogen.

In comparison, the daily topical estrogen used for menopause symptoms is .75 mg which is 750 mcg.
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Symp started April/2013; Buhner's Lyme May 15-July24/14; Igenex pos. July 3/14
Doxy: July 4-Aug.24/14;Zithro July26-Aug24/14; Amox + Proben. Aug. 29/14;
added biaxin Sept. 26/14
Disc. amox,added Ceftin Nov. 20th.;
Disc. biaxin added Buhner bart herbs Dec/14;Jan/15 pulsing Tinda (w/ Ceftin);
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Nov./15 mino - to biaxi

PeteZa
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   Posted 12/22/2017 10:38 AM (GMT -6)   
I saw a report on it on Fox News awhile back. They said the possible side effects only lasted a few days and there was no long term side effects.

PeteZa
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   Posted 12/22/2017 10:40 AM (GMT -6)   
Any kind of cancer in your family at all and I would stay away from any estrogen.
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