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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Pms: Symptoms are real, related in part to hormonal changes during that time of menstrual cycle.
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A member asked:
Dr. David Kurss
38 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Advil, (ibuprofen) Heat, Pill: If you are experiencing uterine cramping around your menstrual cycle, you will probably find some relief with some analgesics, heat, or consider using ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
PMS tips: There are a number of things you can help with cramps. Omega 3 fatty acid and magnesium supplementation can be beneficial. Avoid excessive sugar and ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Perloe
44 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Never heard of it.: Please tell me more and i'll see if i can find an answer.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheila Goodman
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Only before period: Both PMS and pmdd are limited to the week or so before the period. Pmdd is specifically significant depression. Pms can be moodiness, bloating, breast ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Neither exactly: One can have bloating before the period, but while it can feel awful, it is not called pms.Pms is only diagnosed on emotional symptoms - irritability, ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience in Dermatology
MISSED PERIOD+++++: FOR YOUR SYMPTOMS, YOU SHOULD SEE YOUR PCP, OR YOUR GYNECOLOGIST OR YOUR OBSTETRICIAN. BEST LUCK . . .
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cindy Hartley
24 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Need pregnancy test: If you are 24 days late then you have missed your period. You should take a pregnancy test. Many symptoms of pregnancy can be mistaken for pms. If ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
PMS: How serious do you mean by serious! are you homicidal or are the cramps just debilitating or do you find depression flares so much that you want to hu ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Late.: If you have been having unprotected sex check a pregnancy test. If not then just wait this out. Periods are often irregular at your age.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. J.J. Rodos
61 years experience in Psychiatry
Last 10 days of cycl: Not just college girls! menstruating females may develop pms in the last 10 days oftheir cycle.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Physiological: Can be normal.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Same feelings: Symptoms and feelings like 'pms' are perfectly possible before ovulation, but by definition they would not be pms since they are pre-ovulatory.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Scant info: From the minimal info you provide, all I can suggest is to do a pregnancy test.
A female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Common: a hormonal effect and usually easily handled with Advil (ibuprofen) or Aleveif you are not allergic to these medicatons.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
14 years experience in Clinical Psychology
See Below: The best way to tell if you're pregnant is to take home pregnancy test that you can buy at any drugstore. If still concerned, talk to your obgyn good ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
The mood swings: That may occur are related to hormonal changes in the woman's body.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Berman
13 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Possible: You might take a pregnancy test to rule that out. Take care
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carl Connors
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy symptoms: Check a pregancy test. These are all early symptoms.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Makes sense: You should see your gyn for a workup, and then if everything is ok, you do not need to have periods, you can take continuous bc pills so u do not get ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience in Psychiatry
No: Tension or anxiety depressed mood crying spells mood swings and irritability or anger appetite changes and food cravings trouble falling asleep ( ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Unprotected sex?: If you did not have unprotected sex near your fertile days (ovulation) pregnancy is not likely. If you wonder about PMS, sounds like your period is ex ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
44 years experience in Pediatrics
PMS?: If it comes every month and regular OTC medicine for cramps is not working or if you have excessive bleeding, please see your doctor for a check as th ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience in Pediatrics
Pms symptoms: It may but depends on which ones you have so discuss with your Doctor before the procedure

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