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What is the definition or description of: Cyclical mood changes?

What is the definition or description of: Cyclical mood changes?

Cyclical mood change: Changes in the emotional states of mind, shifting typically without regard for external circumstances. Shifts typically polarized somewhere from Seriously depressed/down, to manic. ...Read more

Dr. Thomas Fiala
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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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Going through terrible family relation with spouse because of explosive behavior & mood changes.Help me cure of this havoc with any valuable advise pl?

Not sure if it is: You or your spouse with the explosive behavior ; mood changes. Note that you have anxiety ; depression. If you have the explosive behavior - then your symptoms are not adequately treated - let your psychiatrist know. If the behavior is on his part - give yourself permission to leave the situation before you feel endangered or unsafe. Set limits on what you are willing to tolerate. ...Read more

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I am moody and my mood changes really suddenly I cant even hide if I don't like something it just comes to my face?

Problem?: I get the feeling you would like it not to happen and that might need acting lessons. Unrealistic mood change can be a psych issue. Have an eval and perhaps therapy w/ or w/o Rx to balance moods if you are Dx'd as bipolar. Some folk are more revealing than others of true feelings. That can be a nice trait. ...Read more

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If Thorazine (chlorpromazine) isn't helping alone what other medications will help while taking Thorazine (chlorpromazine) for severe mood changes?

Below: This is a question you need to be asking your treating DR about. This format does not allow one to give an accurate treatment course. ...Read more

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Can sudden mood changes normally coincide with migraines?

Can sudden mood changes normally coincide with migraines?

Of course: You see, there are phases of migraine, and in between the headaches, we see prodromal events, and afterwards, postdromal symptoms. Migraine seems episodic but really is far more disruptive than the headache period. Maybe, your best approach is to use a medication or otc prep to prevent the entire syndrome. ...Read more

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Can pure OCD cause a lot of mood changes?

Not directly: Obviously, having severe OCD symptoms can be discouraging or even depressing, but mood changes are not an inherent part of ocd. When depression sometimes coincides with OCD — and it does somewhat more than chance would suggest — it is diagnosed separately. On a related note, ssri antidepressants also can treat OCD symptoms, as they help anxiety disorders too. ...Read more

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Will phetermine cause severe mood changes?

Phentermine: Like stimulants, very likely so, depending onh dose & duration of use. ...Read more

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Major mood changes and not sleeping. Do they sound like serious signs?

Major mood changes and not sleeping.  Do they sound like serious signs?

Get checked: Mood changes and sleep issues could be sings of many problems. Talk to your primary care provider to help you rule out anything medical going on. Also, have there been any changes in your life, routine? Work on sleep hygiene and keep a diary to record your moods to find triggers of moodiness. Find a counselor to help you guide through the process. Medication evaluation with psych if needed. ...Read more

Dr. Neigatha Graney
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Cyclical Mood Changes (Definition)

Changes in the emotional states of mind, shifting typically without regard for external circumstances. Shifts typically polarized somewhere from ...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