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Estrogen Withdrawal (Definition)

Every woman will go through estrogen withdrawal when the ovaries quit working or are removed at surgery. There are medications that can cause this also. Symptoms of hot flashes and night sweats are common but some women have no ...Read more


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What are the most common symptoms of estrogen withdrawal?

What are the most common symptoms of estrogen withdrawal?

Sweat & Hot flashes: Usually hot flashes and night sweats are common with low estrogen as well as dizziness and fatigue sometimes. Unfortunately also headaches among other symptoms. Check with your doctor to see if there are other causes to your symptoms if not sure. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: estrogen withdrawal?

What is the definition or description of: estrogen withdrawal?

Estrogen withdrawal: Every woman will go through estrogen withdrawal when the ovaries quit working or are removed at surgery. There are medications that can cause this also. Symptoms of hot flashes and night sweats are common but some women have no symptoms. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I need a straight answer. What is estrogen withdrawal?

I need a straight answer. What is estrogen withdrawal?

Menopausal symptoms: Estrogen withdrawal usually refers to symptoms that occur when your estrogen level drops. Usually this means hot flashes, sleep disturbances, mood swings. Prior to menopause, if your estrogen level drops as it can when you are in the middle of your menstrual cycle or when you receive certain medications such as lupron, (leuprolide) you will notice bleeding. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of estrogen withdrawal?

Supplement estrogen: If you mean as a result of menopause, estrogen replacement therapy would easily control the symptoms as well as providing long term benefits. If you mean PMS symptoms, you could take a lose dose estrogen during that portion of the cycle to minimize your symptoms. Finally, if you mean as a result of stopping current estrogen replacement - there are medications that can help - see your doctor. ...Read more

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Withdrawal symptoms of cdp/amitrip 10.25 mg?

How much & how long?: A single pill, once daily, will not likely cause withdrawal, but could cause insomnia for a few nights. Two, three, or more pills daily and withdrawal will have two parts: 1) anxiety, restlessnes, insomnia, maybe sweating & tremor; 2) nausea, loose stools, drooling, perhaps vomiting, abdominal cramps, diarrhea. Your doctor can help you devise a tapering plan that is comfortable and safe. ...Read more

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What is a way to address withdrawal symptoms?

What is a way to address withdrawal symptoms?

Depends on the cause: Different drugs are associated with different types of withdrawal. And how dangerous the symptoms are can vary quite a bit. Withdrawal from certain sedative or hypnotic drugs (downers) can be associated with seizures. Opiate withdrawal, while terribly painful, is actually less medically serious. Alcohol withdrawal is similar to sedative withdrawal and can be associated with seizures. ...Read more

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What are the possible withdrawal symptoms of not watching television and going online?

Nothing serious: I've never heard of any hazards from stopping tv and computer use. You might feel bored or restless at first, since your habit is to kill time in front of the screen. But you'll very likely get over it quickly and find other things to do. Try it and see what happens. ...Read more

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Could it be actually possible to suffer from withdrawal symptoms from not seeing someone?

Could it be actually possible to suffer from withdrawal symptoms from not seeing someone?

YES: Unrequited love is a good example. Pathological mourning is another. Depression from the death of a pet can be relieved by a new puppy. This, even though relationship is not considered an addicition. ...Read more

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Estrogen is a hormone that is secreted by the ovaries and affects ovulation, ...Read more