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Can PMS be something serious?

Can PMS be something serious?

Could b: There was a successful homicide defense in england based on pms. ...Read more

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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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Is it normal to have twitching at night during pms, its causing me to lose sleep?

Is it normal to have twitching at night during pms, its causing me to lose sleep?

Sleep twitching: Twitching, or myoclonus, can happen to many people during sleep -- it's not necessarily a feature of pms. Usually the twitches are most intense just as you're dropping off to sleep, but they can occur at other times also. Some drugs can make it worse; if really bothersome it can be a subtle sign of certain neurological problems. If concerned, see your physician and maybe also get a sleep study. ...Read more

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What causes a sudden change in PMS symptoms?

What causes a sudden change in PMS symptoms?

Hormones /stress.: Not clear if asked about sudden worsening of mood symptoms or getting better. But I can say hormones play big role in mood changes in pms. Along with that if u have underlying history of mood disorder, it can worsen around the time of pms. If u reach the age around menopause then hormones change too, so that will change your mood. Monitor stress, exercise, diet and calcium intak that helps. ...Read more

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Can PMS cause depression?

Can PMS cause depression?

Yes: Yes, depression may exacerbate during pms. This can be one of the symptoms -- with the tell-tale sign being when in your cycle it worsens. Please talk with your primary care or obgyn doctor about this. Consulting with a psychiatrist may be helpful also. ...Read more

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What causes mood swings due to pms?

What causes mood swings due to pms?

Not Clear: Some amount of mood change in the pre-menstrual period is normal. And changing hormone levels seem associated with mood swings (for instance around the time of menopause). How that works is not clear. It is clear that if you add a little bit of depression to the normal variability of mood, you can end up with really bad pms. Serotonin drugs given right then help. ...Read more

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Does PMS cause you to have vivid dreams?

Does PMS cause you to have vivid dreams?

Maybe: I guess it is possible, but I have never had someone with PMS complain of that. ...Read more

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Can pms cause upper back and shoulder pain?

Can pms cause upper back and shoulder pain?

PMS: I understand your distress. PMS can cause upper back pain. It can cause trouble focusing on tasks and Anxiety which can lead to shoulder ache and pain. Lack of Vitamin B6, Calcium, or Magnesium in the diet can increase chances of getting PMS. High stress, a lack of exercise, and too much Caffeine can make symptoms worse See Gynecologist for Diagnosis; discuss medications to relieve PMS. ...Read more

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What causes increased body temperature with pms?

What causes increased body temperature with pms?

Progesterone: The hormone Progesterone increased in the second half of the menstural period and is responsible for the slight rise in temperature in second half of the cycle. ...Read more

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Can low blood sugar be a cause of severe PMS symptoms?

Can low blood sugar be a cause of severe PMS symptoms?

Not really.: Low blood sugar generally causes autonomic stimulation with shakiness, sweating, weak feeling, hunger. These feeling do not generally last long. Pms symptoms are generally hot flashes and emotional dysphoria. ...Read more

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Post menapause but feel like PMS what's the cause can sweats at night cause dehydration?

Post menapause but feel like PMS what's the cause can sweats at night cause dehydration?

Sweats: Yes sweats at night may cause dehydration. If you have not seen a gynecologist recently I strongly recommend that you do so. If you have seen the gynecologist ask for further advice. If that doesn't help seek an opinion from another gynecologist. You should have many years ahead of you. ...Read more

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Can trying to conceive cause different PMS Symptoms? I feel like I don't know my own body anymore since we stopped using protection. Its all very diff

Not surprised!: I'm speaking as a psychologist. Lots of PMS is driven by expectation/emotion/etc. When those change, it makes sense that at least the experience of PMS will be different. All real things get filtered through our mind and become modified in ways that are impossible to fully know. I hope it's more comfortable, but if not - that you can lighten it by knowing these things and viewing it as okay. Best! ...Read more

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Can pms cause you to feel shaky?

Possibly: PMS sxs can include feeling tearful, irritability, mood swings, anger, depressed mood, change in sex drive & anxiety. These may be accompanied by swelling of the breasts (or extremities), weight gain, abdominal bloating, cramps, nausea, ^ urinary frequency, overeating, headaches (to include migraines), dizziness, fainting & palpitations. Sleep may be disturbed with problems w acne or hives. ...Read more

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What causes PMS in a girl?

Hormone imbalance: Most girls with pms have a relative Progesterone deficiency in the second half of the cycle. Vitamin deficiencies are also thought to be causative. I get the best response with Progesterone the last two weeks prior to menstrual bleeding. Generic Prozac (fluoxetine) works well the week prior to menstrual bleeding as well. ...Read more

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Are my mood swing caused by my pms?

Are my mood swing caused by my pms?

Could be: You could track your symptoms for a few months, and then speak with your physician. You can find a "symptom tracker" form on the following womenshealth. Gov web site, along with a lot of other helpful information: http://tinyurl. Com/3z3kznu you can make several copies of the symptom tracking sheet, fill it out, and any patterns should show themselves. ...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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What are some tips to relieve? Major emotional problems caused by pms?

What are some tips to relieve? Major emotional problems caused by pms?

"Major"?: Pms can be uncomfortable. But if you're having "major" emotional problems, it would be best to see a physician and get a full evaluation. On your own though, you can avoid alcohol & caffeine, and eat an anti-inflammatory diet. Get omega-3's from fish or freshly ground flax seed. Try evening primrose or black current oil. Exercise at least 30 min/day. Vit b6, and 1200 mg ca/day with mag. ...Read more

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