48 hours for my doc. Also, he says that since we are just bringing the levels up to normal (450-500ng) I will not see any side effects. This is not a lark, however. I am a bit carefree about it because I know my levels are low, and I have done a lot of reading on this, here at t-mag and elsewhere.
I reccomend you log on to library.net and read the Nation Institute of Medicine's consolidation of the HRT studies done to date. They are very conservative, but when you see the positive results from so many different studies, it is hard to come out against it.