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

2weeks & 6day since last period had unprotected sex during ovulation I have skight cramping a 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

Dr. William Singer
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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


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Are extreme mood swings a sign of preganancy? I'm only 4 days past ovulation, but having very bad mood swings.

Are extreme mood swings a sign of preganancy? I'm only 4 days past ovulation, but having very bad mood swings.

Early Signs: Pregnancy's first sign is missing a menstrual period. Then a pregnancy test will usually be positive and a manual/visual exam of the cervix by a medical professional will also be likely to show confirming evidence. Other things like tender breasts are less meaningful or clear. Even less are moods. Be patient. If you are not pregnant, find a psychotherapist for an eval of mood issues. ...Read more

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Can extreme mood swings be a sign of early pregnancy? Only 3 days past ovulation but I feel so angry & moody a certain time of the night.

Can extreme mood swings be a sign of early pregnancy? Only 3 days past ovulation but I feel so angry & moody a certain time of the night.

Neither one: Is a reliable sign of pregnancy 3 days after ovulation; nothing is reliable 3 days after ovulation. A pregnancy test is reliable 11-12 days after ovulation., nothing can be counted on before that. Good luck, either way. ...Read more

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I am experiencing terrible mood swings with menstration and ovulation. I have been taking microgestin for 30 days with no change. No history of depress.?

I am experiencing terrible mood swings with menstration and ovulation.  I have been taking microgestin for 30 days with no change.  No history of depress.?

Need Full Evaluation: That really requires a full evaluation women have the same symptoms for different reasons so just taking a specific hormone is not an important as having a full evaluation. Some treatments work great in one person and not another, especially when it comes to mood symptoms. ...Read more

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Can I be pregnant? I have been having mood swings. Nausea, and lose of appetite. Me and my fiance had unprotected sex a few days before ovulation.

Can I be pregnant?  I have been having mood swings. Nausea, and lose of appetite. Me and my fiance had unprotected sex a few days before ovulation.

Could be: Your symptoms are suggestive of pregnancy and you can initially evaluate very quickly with a store bought pregnancy test. You also have symptoms that suggest other possibilities too, including urinary tract infection and ovarian cyst. Start with the pregnancy test, if that is negative and your symptoms worsen or persist, seek medical attention with your primary care Doc ...Read more

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My period ended 10 days ago, and I had protected sex 8 days ago. I am having light bleeding, with cramps and mood swings is this ovulation bleeding?

My period ended 10 days ago, and I had protected sex 8 days ago. I am having light bleeding, with cramps and mood swings is this ovulation bleeding?

Could be: Some women experience bleeding in the middle of the cycle around the time of ovulation. Most do not. Infections, polyps and hormonal changes can also cause spotting. If it continues then schedule a visit for an examination ...Read more

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Hi i have mild pcos and used to have mood swings especially around ovulation. since taking maca root supplements I feel happy all the time. Is it maca?

Maca root : Believe in Healing Powers of your Body as you do not have mood swings now.
There is not enough Research to show that Maca root helps with PCOS.
• Focus on improving:
• Physical
• Intellectual
• Emotional
• Social
and • Spiritual Health! ...Read more

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Do I sound pregnant I'm having headaches mild cramps on 1 side tired mood swings weird dreams and I had sex 25&28th a day before and week of ovulation?

Do I sound pregnant I'm having headaches mild cramps on 1 side tired mood swings weird dreams and I had sex 25&28th a day before and week of ovulation?

Pregnant?: No need to speculate. Just run a home urine pregnancy test. They are very accurate and will be positive by the time you have any pregnancy symptoms. ...Read more

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We had sex day before period started, few days after, and on ovulation day. Now I'm cramping, sore gums, mood swings... What's the cause?

We had sex day before period started, few days after, and on ovulation day. Now I'm cramping, sore gums, mood swings... What's the cause?

Start with a home: Pregnancy test. I thought you were OK until I read you had sex on ovulation day. If you use birth control (and its reliable), your risk of pregnancy is very low. No birth control? Get the test. ...Read more

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5days since ovulation. I have had backaches, urinating more frequently, stomach cramps, feeling sick, mood swings and tired, could i be pregnant?

5days since ovulation. I have had backaches, urinating more frequently, stomach cramps, feeling sick, mood swings and tired, could i be pregnant?

Yes, but check w/gyn: First signs of being pregnant subtle-- you may not notice them right away. If you tink you pregnant, it's best to know sooner than later. You'll want to receive appropriate pre-natal healthcare and discontinue any unhealthy habits. You may experience any early symptoms of pregnancy-, take a pregnancy test right away. Siigns: nausea, stomach ;/or back pain, appetite increase, increase urination. ...Read more

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Stopped birth control pill March 25. Hot flashes, mood swings, when will my period start or ovulation? Have high TPo antibodies normal tsh t4 t3 (liothyronine)

Stopped birth control pill March 25. Hot flashes, mood swings, when will my period start or ovulation? Have high TPo antibodies normal tsh t4 t3 (liothyronine)

Thyroid testing: The most important issue is to have your primary care doctor or endocrinologist evaluate your elevated thyroid peroxidase enzymes to determine the cause and treatment. Birth control pills are out of your system in about 7 days returning you to your normal state. One would expect a menstrual cycle about 1 month after stopping them unless pregnancy occurred ...Read more

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My question is what causes mood swings during menopause?

PMS: Fluctuations of hormones in some an increase as during monthly ovoulations hormones shift in quanitiy. This also known as pms. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have mood swings during pregnancy?

Is it normal to have mood swings during pregnancy?

YES!: Pregnancy is a time full of hormone changes, increased stress, and lack of sleep. All of these contribute to mood swings. It really normal to feel irritable one minute and really happy the next. Ask your friends and family to bear with you during this time. ...Read more

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How to help my mood swings during period?

Yes, hormones.: There is a profound drop in estrogen before a period. This definitely affects mood, in some, more so than others. There are several low dose ssri drugs given for 10days in a woman's cycle, which defintely improve mood. ...Read more

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How come women have mood swings during PMS and menopause?

The mood swings: That may occur are related to hormonal changes in the woman's body. ...Read more

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During pregnancy, how can I tell if my mood swings are normal or not?

Moods: Symptoms short lasting, not severe & don't interfere with daily functioning or social interactions or self care. ...Read more

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How do doctors help stop mood swings during your period?

You may not be: Able to stop them entirely since it is related to your hormones; however, you can get them under better check. Even though you may not feel like exercising, some moderate may help reduce the mood swings and help you feel better. Remember that it is due to your period and you may be able to tolerate it better. Eat healthy foods, although you may crave chocolate it may make things worse (sorry!). ...Read more

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Is it possible for sufferers of bipolar 2 to have a lot of mood swings during the day?

Is it possible for sufferers of bipolar 2 to have a lot of mood swings during the day?

Yes: Rapid cycling is not uncommon in any of the bipolar disorders. Rapid cycling is frequent and intense mood swings that can occur multiple times in a day. Everyone has mood shifts during the day, but with bipolar 2 disorder, the intensity and agitation that accompanies them would be evidence of rapid cycling. ...Read more

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How come I have severe mood swings during and before my period and it lasts 7 days with bad cramps the whole time. Why is mine so much more severe?

Bad PMS: Dear bellad: there is a wide range of severity of pms (technically referred to in psychiatry as "premenstrual dysphoric disorder" symptoms. While a real pain, yours are within the "normal range" that have been reported. In terms of the severe cramping, I would advise seeing your ob-gyn. Use of ssri's and/or also the nutritional supplement 5htp may be helpful pre-menstrually. Good luck! ...Read more

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Period. I'm just curious if it can cause severe mood swings and irritability during your period?

Yes, hormones.: There is a profound drop in estrogen before a period. This definitely affects mood, in some, more so than others. There are several low dose ssri drugs given for 10days in a woman's cycle, which defintely improve mood. ...Read more

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Testicle removal. Affects as baby now & young man? What will happen to him during Puberty?will he Act the same with just 1 testicle? Low T? Mood swings

Testicle removal. Affects as baby now & young man? What will happen to him during Puberty?will he Act the same with just 1 testicle? Low T? Mood swings

In addition to the: Excellent advice you have already been given, I would like to underscore the need to calmly and gently share what happened to your son at some point early on. I actually had a pt. who, as an adult and a parent, did not know why he had one testicle. I got his records from a local hospital and it helped him a great deal. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Could eating less carbohydrate-rich food give you more mood swings during pms?

Could eating less carbohydrate-rich food give you more mood swings during pms?

USUALLY THE OPPOSITE: Typically, you have more mood swings with carbohydrate rich foods like sweets due to the serotonin suge and also the glucose surge. To avoid pms you want to eat a healthy diet, avoid excessive carbs and sodium, and exercise regularly. If severe enough and you are a candidate you can consider speaking withob/gyn and get birth control pills to help regulate hormones. ...Read more

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I am 23 years old & I have a very bad mood swings. I feel depressed during my pre-menstrual phase (one week prior to my periods). What is my problem?

Recommendation : Many woman are having mood swings related to their period. Some of them taking medications, but my advice to use physical exercise or yoga or swimming to help yourself. This is nothing wrong with you. Just be strong and enjoy life. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Ali
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Emotional Instability (Definition)

Emotional instability is a clinical finding in which a person's mood either varies significantly over time between various emotions or a person frequently experiences a strong emotion like ...Read more


Dr. Caroline Cribari
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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