Is it ok to mix maca and Progesterone and other estrogen replacement therapies?
#1- Maca Magic Answer: Maca is a well know Hormone and endocrine system adaptogen. It offers 4 unique alkaloids found in no other plant. These alkaloids are shown to augment the bodies natural endocrine function and assist in bringing balance to the endocrine system and normalizing hormone function. There is little evidence of any contraindications that would indicate dangers in the use of maca in conjunction with hormone replacement therapies. However, it would be wise to have your doctor monitor the situation. You may need to adjust your dosages or quit one or the other alltogether -depending on your reaction to the maca supplementation, or in this case, reaction to the conventional HRT. In many cases it may become unnecessary to continue the use of conventional HRT since maca enhance the bodies natural functions, thus conventional HRT may become redundant. In any case, each person is different and maca will not work for everyone. You should definitely consult with your doctor, and a