Menopausal Disorders Questions
Related terms: Change of Life, Menopause, Climacteric
Displaying 20 questions associated with Menopausal Disorders.
What exactly are bio-identical hormones?
I'm taking cymbalta for pain and depression. I was reading someone else's post and they said that Cymbalta makes them sweat at night. I did not realize that night sweats were one of the side effects. How many here have had this happen to them? I know I'm in menopause. Right after my... read more
Was just put on Estradiol today for menopause. Had partcial hysterectomy in 1996. Terrible mood swings,irritability, anxiety and sleep deprivation. How long before I should feel medicine start too work?
I am menopausal and trying to decide if this is lowering my sex drive or if it's caused by any meds I'm taking. When I try to think about sex, all I come up with is the mechanics of it. It's not sexy.
Here's an odd but sincere question. I've been on Cymbalta for around a year, going through what I...
... thought was menopause.(no periods, hot flashes, moodiness around my period time) and due to the fact i'm 47 years old. Well, one week after being off it, my period came back and the hot flashes went away! Has anyone ever had this happen? I read what little I could find on the matter, and... read more
I was told to go to a pharamacy and ask for valerian root which Dr. Mattewson said it would help me about my xanax situation. I've been on xaxax for 20 yrs and that's the only meds that help me with my bipolar & epilisey and he aint helped me out any all in the way i know whats best... read more
Due to menopause, having intercourse burns inside and out. While xylocaine helps on the outside, the burning is bad inside. so would it be safe to use inside?
I have severe anxiety. I am going through menopause and I take Lorazepam, 1 mg at night so I can sleep. My anxiety causes me to be terrified to try new meds, in fear of side effects and making me feel worse. Please help!!! I really want to try this, and I would love to be able to eventually stop... read more
I am not a candidate for hormone treatment.
I am a 51 year old woman who has suffered with heavy, heavy bleeding due to fibroids. My choice was not to have a hysterectomy just didn't want surgery, and then entering into menopause wanted nature to take its course. Prescribed Otho took for several months no help. 2 shots over a two month... read more
In relations with sleep deprivation and insomnia what medications can be beneficial to the patient when they are having trouble sleeping and or not sleeping at all. If the patient is sleep walking should they be taking any tranquillisers as a medication. How can I support some-one that has... read more
I'm 18, so I know I'm definitely not going through menopause. But I am constantly either too cold, or too hot... and I don't know why. While most air conditioned places during the summer feel good to most people, I can't handle it. I get so cold and uncomfortable. When I sleep,... read more