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Is there anything I can do for pmdd (other then birth control)?

11 doctors weighed in
Dr. Divyansu Patel
Psychiatry
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In brief: Medication

Antidepressant have helped to control symptom of pmdd.

In brief: Medication

Antidepressant have helped to control symptom of pmdd.
Dr. Divyansu Patel
Dr. Divyansu Patel
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In brief: Antidepressants

Antidepressant like Prozac (fluoxetine) have been used with good results in pmdd.

In brief: Antidepressants

Antidepressant like Prozac (fluoxetine) have been used with good results in pmdd.
Dr. Antonio Garcia Merino
Dr. Antonio Garcia Merino
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In brief: Maybe

Some women have gotten good results by taking Prozac (fluoxetine) (or the generic) for the 10 days before their periods.
Some have gotten no benefit. Not recommended if you are planning or might get pregnant. Talk to your family doctor about this use of prozac (fluoxetine).

In brief: Maybe

Some women have gotten good results by taking Prozac (fluoxetine) (or the generic) for the 10 days before their periods.
Some have gotten no benefit. Not recommended if you are planning or might get pregnant. Talk to your family doctor about this use of prozac (fluoxetine).
Dr. William Drescher
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