A 30-year-old member asked:

Is it normal to have a loss of appetite during your period? not complaning, just curious.

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 59 years experience
Appetite loss&increa: It varies, some have increase in appetite and others loss of appetite.Both are normal, as long as normal appetite returns after the periods.
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