Top
20
Doctor insights on: Mood Swing Pregnant

Share
1

1
My girlfriend is late on her period, having some white discharge (for 1-2 days) bloating, and mood swings, pregnant or stress? She is using birth con.

My girlfriend is late on her period, having some white discharge (for 1-2 days) bloating, and mood swings, pregnant or stress? She is using birth con.

Late menses: If your girlfriend has taken all her birth control pills as prescribed, pregnancy would be unlikely -- but if not, it's still possible. Premenstrual and pregnancy symptoms can be similar in some women. The main diagnostic differentiation is a pregnancy test. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
4 Doctors shared insights

Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


2

2
2weeks & 6day since last period had unprotected sex during ovulation I have skight cramping an back pains head aches tiredness n mood swings pregnant?

2weeks & 6day since last period had unprotected sex during ovulation I have skight cramping an back pains head aches tiredness n mood swings pregnant?

Possibly: Since period-like bleeding can occur during pregnancy and since ovulation can occur earlier or later than usual, you always need to consider possible pregnancy if you have symptoms. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
3

3
How can I avoid mood swings while pregnant?

How can I avoid mood swings while pregnant?

You may need meds: Many women actually have less mood swing during pregnancy because of higher levels of hormones, but no month-to-month rapid fluctuation. So, if you are having significant issue with mood in your pregnancy, please get seen. Significant, uncontrolled anxiety/depression during pregnancy can adversely affect your pregnancy, as well as higher risk for postpartum depression. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

4

4
I am 44 and missed my period 23 days ago I have been haviving brown spotting for about 1 1/2 weeks also some major mood swings. Negative pregnant test any reason to worry?

I am 44 and missed my period 23 days ago I have been haviving brown spotting for about 1 1/2 weeks also some major mood swings. Negative pregnant test any reason to worry?

Menopause Too Early?: Off the top of my head you are describing the early days of menopause. This would include mood swings, hot flashes, irregular and decreasing menstrual periods.

You may want to check in with your health care provider to make sure this is not something worse masking itself like menopause. ...Read more

7

7
I am 22wks pregnant. Mood swings are getting worse and more often. What can do to stop this?

I am 22wks pregnant. Mood swings are getting worse and more often. What can do to stop this?

Exercise: And be sure to get enough sleep, allow yourself to be supported by others, let the emotions run their course-like a little storm you can stand by and observe as it runs itself out. Be patient with yourself and eat well, rest a lot, take time to just relax and think about your baby. ...Read more

8

8
Randomly nauseous. Painful pain on nipples. Terrible mood changes. Could I be pregnant?

Are you sexually: Active? If u have been sexually active, u could be pregnant. The most common sign of pregnancy is a missed period. The best way to know if you are pregnant is by taking a pregnancy test. The symptoms you report -- breast tenderness, nausea, & mood changes R also sxs associated w early pregnancy, but can have other medical causes. Call ur MD & take a pregnancy test, and work together on next steps! ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
11

11
I have tender breast, my feet are slighty swollen and I have mood swings. Could I be pregnant?

I have tender breast, my feet are slighty swollen and I have mood swings. Could I be pregnant?

Need pregnanc test: The best way to confirm that you are pregnant is to take a pregnancy test. Pregnancy cannot be determined by symptoms alone ...Read more

14

14
Late period. Pregnancy symptoms. Negative pregnancy test. Ridiculous mood swings. Could I be pregnant anyways? If not, what is going on?

Late period. Pregnancy symptoms. Negative pregnancy test. Ridiculous mood swings. Could I be pregnant anyways? If not, what is going on?

Recheck test in week: Or less. Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e. Pcos). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

15

15
Had unprotected sex last day of period he didn't get out in time now having bad cramps bloating mood swings could I be pregnant?

Had unprotected sex last day of period he didn't get out in time now having bad cramps bloating mood swings could I be pregnant?

Take pregnancy test: Yes, you could be pregnant, but w/o more info, we can't tell. For instance, when was last day of last period? Have you missed your period yet? So while it's unlikely for you to be pregnant if this episode of unprotected sex was recent, you could still be pregnant from earlier/prior roll in the hay (do people still say that?). So rather than speculate online, take home pregnancy test. No Rx require ...Read more

16

16
Am I depressed, bipolar, or pregnant? I'm about 100 percent sure im not pregnate. But is there a texst my doctor can give me to see if im depressed or bipolar. My mood changes fast and normally from happy to sad and back to happy. When I get sad I think I

Hello.: Hello. Psychiatrists and clinical psychologists are specialists that are trained to evaluate these types of conditions. Although they may have questionairres or use psychological testing, the interview is where they obtain much of the information that is needed to assess you. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
17

17
3 days late now spotting pink/ brown. Tired, constipated, and mood swings could I be pregnant? Last day had sex 8 days ago and regular periods.

Need more info: Not knowing your complete medical history, but from what you report I assume you did not use contraception. If you are having emotional problems it is possible to affect your period. I would suggest that you do a home pregnancy test. If neg do it again in a week. If still neg and you are still spotting consult with your family physician for an exam ; counseling. ...Read more

18

18
Started lightly spotting a week before my period. Still spotting 6 days later. Pink, red, brown. Back pain, mood swings. Ttc since june. Pregnant?

As above: It is better to see u physician for evaluation. U still young, having children is a big responsibility, if u don't have the help, always use contraceptive ...Read more

Mood (Definition)

Is how a patient says they feel, or how someone feels internally, versus how someone's mood appears, which is called "affect." if you say your mood is "happy, " and you appear to be so, we would say that your affect is congruent. If, however, you actually look really angry, we would say your mood is "happy" and ...Read more


Dr. Caroline Cribari
342 Doctors shared insights

Mood Changes (Definition)

Perhaps you are asking about severe and sudden changes in mood that do not correspond to the current situation? If so, this might indicate a ...Read more


Find us on Facebook