Premenstrual syndrome

Many women report depressed mood, irritability, or anxiety, often combined with physical symptoms such as breast tenderness, headaches, bloated feelings, and weight gain, for up to 2 weeks before the onset of menstruation. Premenstrual tension has been used successfully as a defence in criminal trials, although this is exceptional. Regarding treatment, a wide variety of interventions has been systematically reviewed (http://www.clinicalevidence.com/ceweb/condi-tions/woh/0806/0806.jsp): diuretics and pyridoxine are considered to have good evidence of effectiveness. 'Likely to be beneficial' treatments include nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs; SSRIs have 'a trade-off between benefits and harms'. Some popular treatments, including evening primrose, are of 'unknown effectiveness'.

Curing Premenstrual Tension Naturally

Curing Premenstrual Tension Naturally

Is Moodiness, Pain and Bloating Paralyzing Your Life In the Days Leading Up to Your Period? Just what is premenstrual tension also known as PMS anyway and why does it cause most women so much misery?

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