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Can Your Period Make You Depressed
Depression is a mood disorder that can affect behavior and emotions. Symptoms of depression include feeling down most of the time, losing interest in previously enjoyable activities, increase or decrease in appetite or weight, sleeping more or less, becoming easily agitated or lethargic, feeling worthless, feeling guilty, having difficulty concentrating, thinking more about death and dying. Depression can sometimes result in suicidal thoughts and plans. In this case, emergent ...Read more
Depression and PMS: It can be normal, or part of PMS to feel a bit depressed or down b4 your period. Pts with anxiety, may be more prone to PMDD, which may lead to worse feelings of depression. Symptoms of PMDD include lo interest, irritability, panic attacks, crying, feeling out of control, and sadness that may be severe enough to include hopelessness or even suicidal thoughts.Talk to your OB or psych MD to get help ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes, for some women.: They may feel anxious, irritable, depressed or be emotionally labile. ...Read more
What are the chances you'll get your period after unprotected sex? He only was in two mins, and hes over weight and a heavy drinker he has depression
2 minutes: 2 minutes can be a long time for some, and can expose you to enough sperm for pregnancy. If you get pregnant, you will not get your period. Using condoms will protect you from a world of hurt, especially at 17 -- won't protect you from problematic relationships though. Take care. ...Read more
What else helps anxiety and depression esp before my menstrual period, antidepressants don't help, is there anything natrual? Or could it be bad pms?
Your sxs may be: Related to pms. Consider talking w your dr about ssri’s or hormone meds. 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. ...Read more
Possibly: Any irregularities in your menstrual cycle can be related to alterations in hormone levels including pregnancy. Hormones play a crucial role in regulating moods as well as other bodily functions due to their effects on the brain and central nervous system. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I just went through a period where i was depressed. Now i feel as if i don't feel a thing at all. What could this be ?
Period is normally 5-6 weeks apart. Been the norm for me, for years. I always get extremely depressed around the 5 week mark. Is that normal?
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