The symptoms include hot flashes, night sweats, thinning hair and dry skin, loss of breast fullness and pain during intercourse due to vaginal dryness, and increased anxiety or irritability.

Tests to diagnose: 

Follicle-Stimulating Hormone Test and thyroid-stimulating hormone test are conducted.


Treatment options include:

  • Hormone replacement therapy (HRT)
  • Tibolone (similar to HRT)
  • Vaginal estrogen
  • Clonidine
  • Vaginal lubricants
  • Antidepressants

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