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Started back on Spirolactone.


Denisenj

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New doctor who specializes in LBGTQ individuals. She will be my primary care physician also. After blood work she saw elevated levels of my bad cholesterol cuz I stopped taking my cholesterol pills. So she started  me on the Spiro first to jumpstart my body. Once my LDL levels are lowered I will start on estradiol. We're still debating pills injections or the patch I'm not stopping this time I need to be true to myself.  I'm feeling more and more confident as a woman when I go out dressed, so I might as well go further.

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While it's entertaining to taunt your doctor with immense cholesterol levels (I hit 300 when I was still neglecting myself. It was the highest he'd ever seen.), you really shouldn't do that. I'm glad you're making healthier choices. Congratulations! Keep it up!

 

Hugs!

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I can't post what my cholesterol was but it was somewhere between 150 and 200. Told me that estradiol could cause blood clots. She wants to see my levels lowered before starting me on 1 of 3 horemones administration choices.

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So what you're saying is that I still have the high score?

 

Hugs!

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