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A 74-year-old female asked about a 17-year-old female:

Is having a nuva ring inserted.or a shot that last for 3 months good options whn you have premenstrual dysphoric disorder. thanks so mu h?

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Dr. Laura Wuarin
Psychiatry 24 years experience
Option: Yes, preventing a menstrual cycle can be u helpful for pmdd, especially if you are needing contraception. There are alternatives, including increasing serotonin premenstrually by taking ssri forb 5 days, for example. Maybe, 5-htp amino acid, prementstrually, for 5-7 days can help too.

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Last updated Mar 27, 2014

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