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Pcos Mood Swings
Does the medication taken for treating pcos has mood swings or other side effects on the patient. Are the medicines safe without any long term effects?
Please specify med: Please specify the medication that you have in mind. The question right now is too broad. If you could get the name of the medication then we would be able to answer this question more efficiently for you. Please resubmit the question when you have the name of it. Thank you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
Do medicines like clomid, (clomiphene) glyciphage or metformin and other meds used for treating pcos has mood swings and other side effects on patient and fetus?
Not really: Pcos is also called stein leventhal syndrome. Strangely, you don't have to have ovarian cysts to have this disease. Symptoms include lots of things including acne, excessive hair growth, obesity and infertility. Treatment is variable depending on the symptoms and severity. Lots of docs can help you. Mood swings and alcohol can make any disease feel worse, or better! but don't treat yourself. ...Read more
I was diagnosed with pcos at 18. I'm now 46 and experiencing really bad perimenopausal symptoms such as mood swings and anxiety, acid reflux, crushing?
Different issues: PCOS and other symptoms may be unrelated. How much over ideal weight are you? Any meds or hormones? See if your Drs have some answers. ...Read more
Mood swings, sudden brown tanning & pigmentation of facial skin with light colored spots in it since 2 years, acne & oily skin, pcos. Skin problem?
DERMATITIS: Looks like it is a stubborn skin condition that lasted for 2 years. It is better seen by a dermatologist for the right evaluation and treatment. ...Read more