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Irritation and mood swings during periods - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Women's Health
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   hello
Doctor :   ok
User :   regarding my pre mensuration probs
Doctor :   sure

Doctor :   ho ahead
User :   can i know abt u doc please
Doctor :  
User :   oh thanx
Doctor :   ur welcome
User :   can i talk toa gynic doc plrase
Doctor :   I am a General Practitioner, I believe I can help you within my expertise and If required I shall recommend a specialist
User :   oh sure
Doctor :   go ahead with ur medical query please
User :   since i thought i wud be comfartable tlling my prob to a lady doc i enquired
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   thats fine
Doctor :   we are trained in family medicine
Doctor :   so can handle even gynaec queries
User :   sorry doc my sys got hanged
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   thats fine
User :   i am 45 yrear old having two children . My prob is befor my every month period i get lot of irritation and mood swings which i am not in position to handle
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when
User :   this is past 6 to 7 months.

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is the periods regular
User :   i get very irritated and it is so bad i will be in a mood to fight with some body and finally when i cry everything comes down
Doctor :   ok
User :   periods a very regular no probs
Doctor :   thats part of premenstrual syndrome
Doctor :   just before periods
Doctor :   alot of women do have this problem
User :   mt husband really comforts me a lot during this period and even children give me lot of support
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   due to hormaonal surge
Doctor :   some people do have this problem
Doctor :   dont be worried
Doctor :   of this
User :   how do i get over this

Doctor :   also when women reaches

Doctor :   her menopause
Doctor :   when menses will end
Doctor :   we do see such kind of hormonal imbalance
Doctor :   treatment
Doctor :   includes
User :   sometimes this mood swings happen during the course of my period
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :   do u have hotflashes
User :   whatz that

Doctor :   A sudden wave of mild or intense body heat
User :   yeah this happens

Doctor :   along with mood swings
User :   yeah..
Doctor :   yep this is
Doctor :   becoz of decreased estorgen
Doctor :   dont be worried
Doctor :   did i clear all ur doubts
User :   oh thanx. do i have to take any medication or any form of excer which will hlp me out
Doctor :   yes i will tel
Doctor :   u
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, and say done when done.
Doctor :   u might need hormone replacement therapy
Doctor :   which ur gynaecologist would suggest
User :   right

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since lack of estrogen causes all these
Doctor :   HRT would be suggested
Doctor :   in ur case
Doctor :   dont worry
Doctor :   every women will undergo this
Doctor :   ur not the only one
User :   whaz that HRT
Doctor :   be confident
Doctor :   Hormone replacement therapy
User :   thnax for the advise doc
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   anything else would u like to know about
User :   thanx once again
User :   nothing else

Doctor :   thankx for visiting healthcaremagic
Doctor :   have a nice day
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