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Hot And Cold Flashes In Men
Yes: Hot flashes and night sweats are common menopausal symptoms in women due to low estrogen levels. Men do not normally have these symptoms because testosterone prevents it. However, men with very low testosterone levels can have these symptoms. Of course, there are other medical problems that cause night sweats, so you should see your doctor if it persists. ...Read more
For men, are hot flashes that last 3 to 5 minutes then subside, 2 or 3 times a day, the same as a fever? Can it indicate infection?
I have been having hot flashes over a year now certain times of month they are constant have not had my period over 9 months high FSH levels post men?
Soooo close: For all intents and purposes I would say that you are postmenopausal. By the books though you won't have the final stamp of pmp until it has been a full year of no cycles. Make sure that you are taking a calcium/ vit d supplement (ie caltrate + d) to protect against osteoporosis. ...Read more
Are there certain medicines or types of meds that cause hot flashes in men? I take meds for bp, prevention of kidney stones, diabetes & depression.
YES, CAN HAPPEN: Some supplements can cause flushing, which could well feel like a "hot flash", and Niacin is a common offender. Several meds are listed also as causing flushing, such as the new ms drug tecfidera. The physicians desk reference will be an all-inclusive source to assist your search and confirm or disconfirm possibilities. Also, discuss with your doctors. ...Read more
Hot flashes night sweats an back feels tension an low belly feels bloated an ringing in ears an dizziness an off balance chronic help post men/ 3 yrs?
You certainly list a long list of problems and they must be bothering you a great deal.
How long ago was your last period and have you seen gynecologists for care.
If no - please go.
If yes - please let her/him know what your current issues are.
Ringing ears and off balance may require a visit to a neurologist ...Read more
Too vague: His could be a symptom of just about anything. Need more specific details. ...Read more
I have the following symptoms for the past 2 days. But I don't know what I have? Hot and cold flashes. But they last very long. All night I sweat. N
Vague: Hot/cold feelings for someone your age likely from an infection or a medication you may be taking. Possibly thyroid too. ...Read more
I had a hysterectomy in 2011 I still have my ovaries. Will I still go thru menopause? Lately I've had what seems like hot and cold flashes
Menopause: Every female "goes through" menopause, whether surgically (ovaries removed) or naturally (avg age 50yo). However, not every female complains of hot flashes or night sweats, etc. Whether irregular periods develop depends upon whether you still have uterus. Those who've had a hysterectomy but still retain their ovaries, obviously haven't menstruated since operation but can report menopausal symptoms. ...Read more
It could be, but the: Sxs aren't diagnostic for pregnancy. Sxs begin when period is missed or thereafter (6-8 wks). Sx’s can include: tender /swollen breasts, nausea or vomiting; lack of period; ^ frequency of urination; headaches, insomnia, fatigue. Moodiness, mild cramping, food cravings ; aversions; passing gas; enlarging waist line ; ^ white, milky vaginal discharge. Take pregnancy test to know. ...Read more
Could be: Could be infection or hormones you really need to see a doctor in person to evaluate this ...Read more
I have been having hot and cold flashes with tiredness, last couple day's just sitting ete now I feel hot flush run through my body my hairs?
I fainted four days ago and ever since have been experiencing hot and cold flashes, headaches, tiredness and occasional shaking. Should I be worried?
Yes: And you need to see your doctor asap before you faint and hit your head. ...Read more
I had orthopaedic surgery on both my feet on Monday. Since then I've been having hot and cold flashes but with no noticeable temperature.
My wife has a weeze that's never been normal. She keep having hot and cold flashes, extreme chest/back with cough. Sum dizziness and lost of sleep. WDWD?
A few questions: Does your wife have a fever? Has she traveled lately? Is her activity limited? Has she made sputum with her cough? Or has she had any weight loss? This can be an important problem, possibly related to exposures to dust, medicines, infections etc. It is a good idea to see a medical provider for this kind of case. ...Read more