Who can have hormone replacement therapy?

Women going through perimenopause (the time before the onset of menopause) and post-menopause symptoms, can undertake a hormone replacement therapy (HRT). However, HRT may not be suitable for a woman with:

  • Liver disease
  • Uncontrolled high blood pressure
  • A woman who has a history of ovarian, endometrial, or breast cancer
  • History of blood clotting or thrombosis
  • Women with a history of heart disease or strokes
  • Migraines
  • Vaginal bleeding
  • A woman who is pregnant
  • Blood clots
  • Heart diseases