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So I'm 11 days late and been PMS . Not experiencing most of the symptoms. As of in today I notice I spotted (dark brownish color). What's going on.

So I'm 11 days late and been PMS . Not experiencing most of the symptoms. As of in today I notice I spotted (dark brownish color). What's going on.

It's blood: The darkish spot is old blood. You are late but stress and other factors may be influencing the hormones of your period and if your not on birth control periods can change a bit. Take a test to be sure. ...Read more

Pms (Definition)

Collection of emotional symptoms, with or without physical symptoms, related to the menstrual cycles. Common symptoms are irritability, tension & dysphoria, also insomnia, headaches, fatigue, mood swings, ...Read more


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I'm wondering why are pregnancy symptoms and PMS so similar?

I'm wondering why are pregnancy symptoms and PMS so similar?

They aren't: You might mean the physical symptoms like bloating, abdominal cramps, constipation, breast swelling/tenderness, cyclic acne, joint/muscle pain which can be awful, but are not pms. Pms is only diagnosed on emotional symptoms - irritability, tension, or unhappiness - that appear predictably before the period, reduce or disappear just before & during and remain absent until the next cycle. ...Read more

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I'm wondering are hot flashes a symptom of pms?

I'm wondering are hot flashes a symptom of pms?

Hot flashes: may occur with PMS. PMS sxs can include feeling tearful, irritability, mood swings, anger, depressed mood, change in sex drive & anxiety. These may be accompanied by swelling of the breasts (or extremities), weight gain, abdominal bloating, cramps, nausea, ^ urinary frequency, overeating, headaches (to include migraines), dizziness, fainting & palpitations. Sleep may be disturbed. ...Read more

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I'm 8 days late . I'm not having any pms symptoms. Could I be pregnant.

I'm 8 days late . I'm not having any pms symptoms. Could I be pregnant.

Possibly: If you are late on your cycle, pregnancy is a definite possibility and one that, fortunately, is easily determined by a pregnancy test or a visit to your primary care provider. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of pms?

What are symptoms of pms?

PMS Sxs: I agree with dr. Thanapathy. Pms symptoms can include feeling tearful, irritability, mood swings, anger, depressed mood, change in sex drive & anxiety. These may be accompanied by swelling of the breasts (or extremities), weight gain, bloating, cramps, overeating, headaches (to include migraines), dizziness, fainting and palpitations. Sleep may be disturbed with problems with acne or hives. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of pms?

What are symptoms of pms?

PMS symptoms: Pms includes both physical and emotional symptoms in the 1-2 weeks before your menstrual period, and which go away when bleeding starts. These include: swollen, tender breasts; feeling tired; sleeping poorly; upset stomach; bloating; constipation/diarrhea; trouble w/concentration; headache or backaches; joint aches & pains; tension & irritability; depression; mood swings; crying spells, etc. ...Read more

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What are some common PMS symptoms?

What are some common PMS symptoms?

Pms: Symptoms occur around same time of menstrual cycle for at least three consecutive cycles, with relief when menses start. ...Read more

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How long do PMS symptoms usually last?

How long do PMS symptoms usually last?

PMS: Depending on severity & chronicity, and what medications u r on, can go from days to few weeks, but usually around 1 week to 10 days. ...Read more

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What can be done about PMS symptoms?

What can be done about PMS symptoms?

Herb & exercise: 40's w. PMS has options. Standard approach: exogenous female hormones. Many patients report dramatic benefits from Cannabis. Women w. Hypermobility Syndrome are particularly afflicted by PMS. Females secrete hormone Relaxin during menses; increasing pelvic girdle ligament laxity, stretch & pain. Tonification of Transversus abdominis muscle, via exercises & yoga, might help stabilize pelvic girdle. ...Read more

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Please help me! are these PMS symptoms?

PMS: Premenstrual syndrome (pms) symptoms can include pelvic/ abdominal cramping, nausea, bloating, weight gain, moodiness, irritability, pain ; swelling of breasts, feeling tired, insomnia, headaches, ^ acne, food cravings, ^ appetite, swelling of hands ; feet, dizziness, thinking less clearly, urinary sxs ; exacerbation of chronic conditions. ...Read more

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How can I deal with severe PMS symptoms?

Severe PMS: PMS Tx: NSAID’s, SSRI’s, hormone meds, OTC meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for PMS. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt. Get GYN eval to R/O underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or Black Cohosh with dr ok. Sipping Chamomile can dissipate pain. See. ...Read more

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Is there a way to reduce my PMS symptoms?

Is there a way to reduce my PMS symptoms?

PMS: Nsaid’s, ssri’s, hormone meds, otc meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise ; acupuncture are excellent for pms / period. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol ; salt. Get gyn eval to r/o underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or black cohosh with dr ok. Sipping chamomile can dissipate pain. Ginger helps w nausea. ...Read more

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What cab i do to stop strong PMS syntoms ?

What cab i do to stop strong PMS syntoms 
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PMS: NSAID’s, SSRI’s, hormone meds, OTC meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for PMS / period. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt. Get GYN eval to R/O underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or Black Cohosh with dr ok. Sipping Chamomile can dissipate pain. Ginger helps w nausea. ...Read more

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What causes a sudden change in PMS symptoms?

What causes a sudden change in PMS symptoms?

Hormones /stress.: Not clear if asked about sudden worsening of mood symptoms or getting better. But i can say hormones play big role in mood changes in pms. Along with that if u have underlying history of mood disorder, it can worsen around the time of pms. If u reach the age around menopause then hormones change too, so that will change your mood. Monitor stress, exercise, diet and calcium intak that helps. ...Read more

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What can be done to stop the symptoms of pms.?

A few suggestions: The answer is somewhat counter intuitive. When you feel pms you don't feel like exercising, but exercise helps reduce the symptoms. Keep track of your period, knowing that the depressive symptoms are from pms helps take them in stride. Visit with friends to improve your mood, too. The hardest one is to fight the craving for chocolate, since studies show that it may make the pms worse. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to reduce my PMS symptoms?

Can you tell me how to reduce my PMS symptoms?

PMS: Pms tx: nsaid’s, ssri’s, hormone meds, otc meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise ; acupuncture are excellent for pms. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol ; salt. Get gyn eval to r/o underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or black cohosh with dr ok. Sipping chamomile can dissipate pain. ...Read more

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Can i tell me how i can reduce my PMS symptoms?

PMS: Nsaid’s, ssri’s, hormone meds, otc meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise ; acupuncture are excellent for pms. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol ; salt. Get gyn eval to r/o underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or black cohosh with dr ok. Sipping chamomile ; green tea can dissipate pain. ...Read more