Treatment

Treatment

There is no cure for endometriosis.

There are, however, some effective treatment options that may lessen your symptoms or cause them to subside entirely for all intents and purposes.

Hormone-based Therapy

-oral contraceptives

– progestin therapy

– GnHR agonist with add-back therapy

Pain Management

– OTC Pain Relief

– Prescription Pain Relievers – Non-Narcotic

– Prescription Pain Relievers – Narcotic

 

Surgical Intervention

– Conservative Surgery

– Laparoscopic excision

– Definitive Surgery

– Hysterectomy

 

Alternative Treatments

– Acupuncture

– Pelvic physiotherapy

– Herbal supplements

As well, certain lifestyle changes can work in complement with traditional and alternative treatment options to help mitigate pain and other symptoms. These are things such as:

Diet

Exercise

Meditation/Mindfulness Practice

Changes to Sexual Activity

This page is under construction. Check back soon for updates!

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