Premenstrual dysphoric disorder

What is Premenstrual dysphoric disorder?

It is a severe form of premenstrual syndrome (PMS).Women with PMDD have an abnormal response to normal hormone levels, Variants in the estrogen receptor alpha gene are associated with PMDD,symptoms include:Feelings of sadness or despair ,Mood swings or frequent crying with Panic attacks , sleep disorders etc.

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I have been on effexor- and then the generic- for about 9 years and have not had any episodes of depression and anxiety until this February. I have...

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premenstrual dysphoric disorder should be assessed and treated

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I am 38 year old, weigh around 49-50kilos ; height 5.1ft , mother of two kids 7 and 4 year old both born through C-section. I was anemic during my...

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assessment of vit. B12 level & Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder are needed

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I was just diagnosed with CIN3 and I have PMDD, Endometriosis, Protein S deficiency and antiphospholipid antibody syndrome. I am 37 with 2 healthy...

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I m 45, 5 4 , 125 lbs & have no medical history other than pmdd. I fist took depo provera when I was 29 -38 to help pmdd & it worked wonders. I...

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Hello! My name is Jennifer and I am a 38 year old woman. For the last week I have had several symptoms that have confused me. They are as follows:...

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I am 38 year old, weigh around 49-50kilos ; height 5.1ft , mother of two kids 7 and 4 year old both born through C-section. I was anemic during my...

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