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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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How long before a period can PMS symptoms start?

PMS Symptoms: Pms symptoms usually start in the week before your period. In some cases, a little longer. There's usually some relief when the period begins. ...Read more

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What causes Pms symptoms starts only a day before period?

What causes Pms symptoms starts only a day before period?

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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Is it normail to have PMS pain and bloating for 2 weeks before period?

Is it normail to have PMS pain and bloating for 2 weeks before period?

Yes: Bloating is usually caused by the elevated Progesterone levels that occurs when you ovulate. This happens 2 weeks before the period. ...Read more

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How long before your period will PMS start?

How long before your period will PMS start?

7 to 14 Days: Pms symptoms occur 1 to 2 weeks before your period (menstruation or monthly bleeding) starts. ...Read more

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How long do PMS symptoms last after your period?

How long do PMS symptoms last after your period?

They don't: Generally, pms symptoms improve with your period. They can start a week or 2 before your period, though. ...Read more

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Do people ever get PMS symptoms 12 days before period is due?

Do people ever get PMS symptoms 12 days before period is due?

YES: Usually pms symptoms occur within the last 5-8 days premenstrually, however, occasionally, we do see people with prolonged pms symptoms spanning over 12 days , there is treatment available. Feel better and good luck. ...Read more

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How long can your PMS symptoms last befor your period starts?

How long can your PMS symptoms last befor your period starts?

Depends: I have seen pms lasting up to one week before and after menstrual period. Some woman have more symptoms before period and some have after. Duration varies significantly from person to person. ...Read more

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Is having your period 2 wks apart Worrisome? first time it has happened, 31 yo both were full periods 5 days long w pms.

Is having your period 2 wks apart Worrisome? first time it has happened, 31 yo both were full periods 5 days long w pms.

Schedule visit: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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How long after PMS or pmdddo you get your period?

How long after PMS or pmdddo you get your period?

It depends: It depends on the individual, but most start the menstrual flow within 1 week to 10 days from the pmdd/pms signs. ...Read more

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Is clear watery discharge normal before period starts? Period supposed to start 2 days ago but has not. Been having PMS symptoms. Virgin

Is clear watery discharge normal before period starts? Period supposed to start 2 days ago but has not. Been having PMS symptoms. Virgin

The discharge sounds: Like it may be one of the variable states of vaginal secretions during the menstrual cycle. Reasons for missed / late period include: an anovulatory cycle in which no egg is released, marked v or ^ in weight; eating disorder; over-exercising (endurance athletics), travel, significant illnesses, oral contraceptives ; other meds, illegal drug use, breast feeding, hormone imbalances and med problems. ...Read more

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I done a clear blue digital test - 4 days before period why did it come back negative?Does this mean I'm not preg? have symptoms or could this be PMS

Tested too soon: First you did not share what symptoms you are having, unfortunately we cannot guess them. Second. You tested too soon. The test is invalid. Test when you miss a period. ...Read more

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Would it be unhealthy to have PMS symptoms before period while on the pill?

Would it be unhealthy to have PMS symptoms before period while on the pill?

It is not 'normal': Most women do not suffer pms so i don't think you'd consider it 'normal' under any circumstance. Some women with painful and/or emotionally intense symptoms the week before they bleed, diagnosed with pms, will improve once they start bc pills to help better regulate the hormones. But, that may not be the whole story as there could also be a problem with neurotransmitters, like serotonin, in pms. ...Read more

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4 days before period, no sign of PMS which i usually have. Had unprotctd sex 2 days before fertility window. One week of feeling bloated. Y?

4 days before period, no sign of PMS which i usually have. Had unprotctd sex 2 days before fertility window. One week of feeling bloated. Y?

Maybe: The unprotected sex you had was near enough to your ovulation, so you may be pregnant. Wait until you miss your period for a week, then check a pregnancy test. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Odor before period?! my PMS was terrible and cramping hurts when i workout! now i stink! ugh.. Is this normal? Is it a sign that ill be really heavy?

Vaginal odor?: Vaginal odor means you need to be checked by your physician. It can be a treatable infection. Please see your doctor asap. ...Read more

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Period Was 5 Days Late & Came On The 6th Day. Had both Pms & Pregnancy Symptoms Way Before Period Was Due..Baby Maybe & When should I take a PT test?

Period Was 5 Days Late & Came On The 6th Day. Had both Pms & Pregnancy Symptoms Way Before Period Was Due..Baby Maybe & When should I take a PT test?

Period=no pregnancy: You may still want to visit a Womens Clinic or OBGYN to have an exam but most importantly to get lots of info. You need to know more about your reproductive health and how to protect it well. There's lots you'll learn and all will make you have a better life - I really mean it! It's nearly certain you're not pregnant yet, but that can change! ...Read more

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Heart palpation between 3 and 6 in a row. Almost always the week before period. Pms?

Heart palpation between 3 and 6 in a row. Almost always the week before period. Pms?

Hormones: Hormonal fluctuations can increase your tendency towards irregular heart beats. If your are having symptoms from this, or are concerned about them, your doctor can arrange to have a 24 hour monitor (holter) put on during one of your active days to determine what is exactly happening. ...Read more

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Can body tremors be a sign of PMS symptoms - about 1-2 days before period should start brown discharge and very anxious/full body barily visable trmor?

Can body tremors be a sign of PMS symptoms - about 1-2 days before period should start brown discharge and very anxious/full body barily visable trmor?

Talk to your doctor : Body tremors are not common signs of pms but could be related to anxiety. The shaking could be related to panic attacks; however, you should see your physician for an evaluation. You may need a referral to a psychiatrist and an ob-gyn doctor if you haven't seen them already. ...Read more

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A week ago i had a very weird period no PMS , light and lasted longer then usual. This week I have experienced heavy brown discharge. Could i pregnant?

Check a test : If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. The brown is likely just left over blood sitting at the back of the vagina. ...Read more

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