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What conditions are like pms?

What conditions are like pms?

PMS: Irritable bowel symptoms or migraine headaches may occur premenstrually. Severe mood changes pre menstrually are called "premenstrual dysphoric disorder" and are treatable with antidepressants and exercise. Endometriosis can cause severe pms like symptoms. Rarely, pelvic tumors may be confused with 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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How is PMS distinguished from other conditions?

PMS: Symptoms occur around same time on multiple cycles and relief when mended start. ...Read more

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Hi, I would like some information on male form of PMS (ims), I seem to have a few days every few weeks with some symptoms them I feel fine for weeks!?

Hi, I would like some information on male form of PMS (ims), I seem to have a few days every few weeks with some symptoms them I feel fine for weeks!?

Interesting concept: Irritable male syndrome is a state of hypersensitivity, anxiety, frustration, and anger that occurs in males and is associated with biochemical changes, hormonal (testosterone) fluctuations, and stress. It reportedly occurs in mammals. Who knows if it's a real entity in humans? A primary care doctor and a psychiatrist should be able to take care of such symptoms, with or without calling it ims. ...Read more

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47 yr old female here, suffering from pms like symptoms constantly. Along with very painful diareha espisodes. will magnesium help?

47 yr old female here, suffering from pms like symptoms constantly. Along with very painful diareha espisodes. will magnesium help?

Chronic PMS: Many women experience pain with menses, and sometimes reactive diarrhea, related to the irritation of the peritoneum in the abdominal cavity. For PMS depressive mood symptoms, we have used Prozac (fluoxetine) 10 mg for 2 weeks a month with good results. Make a consultation with your doctor, and see if a trial of this medication would help. ...Read more

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Hello, i would like to ask about "onegyn" which contains "huile d'onagre" and is used to reduce pms.Does it have any side effects?Thanks

Hello, i would like to ask about "onegyn" which contains "huile d'onagre" and is used to reduce pms.Does it have any side effects?Thanks

Evening Primrose oil: "huile d'onagre" is french for evening primrose oil -- obtained from the evening primrose plant. It can help in pms, especially with breast soreness. The gla (gamma linolenic acid) in it along with linoleic acid decreases inflammation. Usually it's well-tolerated, but don't use in pregnancy. Also, combined w/antiplatelet meds (aspirin, etc) it may increase anticoagulation, leading to bruising. ...Read more

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I always have pms symptoms and this month Ive had none. I started bleeding the day I was supposed to start but it's not heavy like usual it's light.

I always have pms symptoms and this month Ive had none. I started bleeding the day I was supposed to start but it's not heavy like usual it's light.

See below: Absence of PMS can be a sign of pregnancy. If you have had intercourse in the past 4 weeks check a pregnancy test on first voided urine in the am. If (-) recheck again in 7 days. Other than pregnancy, there are various hormonal reasons for abnormal menstrual cycles.Stress, emotional upset, rapid weight loss are but a few of them. SEE http://cle.clinic/1IDXMvq ...Read more

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Is PMS real'?

Is PMS real'?

Pms: Symptoms are real, related in part to hormonal changes during that time of menstrual cycle. ...Read more

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Pms pain help?

Pms pain help?

Advil, (ibuprofen) Heat, Pill: If you are experiencing uterine cramping around your menstrual cycle, you will probably find some relief with some analgesics, heat, or consider using the birth control pill. ...Read more

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Pms pain help?

Pms pain help?

PMS tips: There are a number of things you can help with cramps. Omega 3 fatty acid and magnesium supplementation can be beneficial. Avoid excessive sugar and low quality carbohydrate intake. Don’t add extra salt to your food and avoid processed foods containing extra salt. Reduce caffeine and alcohol use. Stay physically active. ...Read more

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What's emir pms?

What's emir pms?

Never heard of it.: Please tell me more and i'll see if i can find an answer. ...Read more

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How common is pms?

How common is pms?

85 percent: Wide range estimate , 85 percent of women had at least one symptoms. ...Read more

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Tell me about pms?

Tell me about pms?

PMS: Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) Symptoms can include pelvic/ abdominal cramping, nausea, bloating, weight gain, moodiness, irritability, pain & swelling of breasts, feeling tired, insomnia, headaches, ^ acne, food cravings, ^ appetite, swelling of hands & feet, dizziness, thinking less clearly, urinary sxs & exacerbation of chronic conditions. ...Read more

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What can I do about pms?

Options: Dr treacy provided good information. You can talk with your physician about options like omega 3 fatty acids and magnesium supplementation. Avoid excessive sugar and low quality carbohydrate intake. Don’t add extra salt to your food and avoid processed foods containing extra salt. Reduce caffeine and alcohol use. Stay physically active. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of pms?

PMS Sxs: I agree with dr. Thanapathy. Pms symptoms 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, bloating, cramps, overeating, headaches (to include migraines), dizziness, fainting and palpitations. Sleep may be disturbed with problems with acne or hives. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of pms?

What are symptoms of pms?

PMS symptoms: Pms includes both physical and emotional symptoms in the 1-2 weeks before your menstrual period, and which go away when bleeding starts. These include: swollen, tender breasts; feeling tired; sleeping poorly; upset stomach; bloating; constipation/diarrhea; trouble w/concentration; headache or backaches; joint aches & pains; tension & irritability; depression; mood swings; crying spells, etc. ...Read more

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Can pms make me feel shaky?

Can pms make me feel shaky?

Pms: Symptoms occur around same time of menstrual cycle for at least three consecutive cycles, with relief when mended start. Some are Tension or anxiety, Depressed mood, Crying spells, Anger or irritability, Joint or muscle aches, Fatigue, Headaches. ...Read more