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6 months on HRT


Mia Marie

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Mia Marie

    This month I am 6 months on HRT. Had my 3 month appointment yesterday and I was told that my testosterone went to an undetectable level. She had me back off to a half tab of my T-blocker at night and I have to disolve my estrogen under my tongue. She also told me she might put me on injectable estrogen if the levels don't raise enough. I've heard people say that they prefer to inject  over the pill. I'm open to it as the taste and grit feeling is a little nasty with putting it under my tongue lol. The good news is my CBC's are back to normal. I hope my a1c comes back normal. I am so tired of getting more pills to take and I would hate to have to completely change my eating habits as a diabetic. That would really suck. 

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@Mia Marie first of all - congrats on 6 months. I'm at 8 months and it has been the best decision I've ever made. At my 6 month check my T was still too high and E too low so made adjustments and adding progesterone has helped with breast growth. I think think it matters much (at least to me) what format I receive meds but just am glad I have supervision to adjust to what is best for me and I'm glad you are as well. I'm not well versed in what CBC is and the only thing that comes to mind is Canadian Broadcasting Company and I don't think that's it. I'm happy for your monitored supervision and happy for you deciding on the route you have taken. Has it been good for you?

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I have been good but also a little scary too. I haven't felt the way I do today where I am happier about myself with every change I am having which is bringing me closer to the woman I hope to fully see soon. The scary part has to do with the fact I stay with my dad who I still haven't come out to due to the way he reacts to someone in a same sex relationship/marriage. Not sure he will take it well, but I am not stopping due to what people say we should be. I Am Here And Not Going Away!!

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Good for you @Mia Marie. Keep up the good work and staying healthy. 

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