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Peri menopause and depression

hotmay69
  • By hotmay69 · Posted April 15, 2014
  • In The menopause experience · 5 replies
  • Hello I'm 45 married with one daughter. Nov 2014 my symptoms totally blast me into depression, anxiety and giving up on life, I had been having minor symptoms for 4 years but manageable. Now symptoms ...

vivelle dot

violet5
  • By violet5 · Posted April 14, 2014
  • In Hormone replacement therapy · 0 replies
  • The strangest thing happened.I was on my first day on the vdot I am been on them for 3 months but it was my change day That night hot flashes like never before. I took it off and just put it on in another ...

has menopause caused havoc on your marriage

laredojessie1
  • By laredojessie1 · Posted April 13, 2014
  • In The menopause experience · 4 replies
  • I started menopause about a little over a year ago. I did not start to get really bad symptoms until about 4 months ago. I have had the night sweats for about a year and a half. I started to get symptoms ...

Anyone on the minivelle patch?

ssuinn
  • By ssuinn · Posted April 11, 2014
  • In Managing menopause symptoms · 11 replies
  • Just switched from bi-est cream to minivelle patch, Lowest dose, this week. Supposed to change after 3 days. On the afternoon of the 3rd day, I accidentally ripped it off, ended up putting it back on ...

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Kland1964
  • By Kland1964 · Posted April 8, 2014
  • In Managing menopause symptoms · 1 reply
  • So, outside of my period stopping, I didn't realize until recently that everything else I was feeling was also due to menopause. I'm exhausted, feel on the verge of tears, having sexual problems, can't ...

feeling awful

SchroddyBear
  • By SchroddyBear · Posted April 7, 2014
  • In The menopause experience · 7 replies
  • So for the last three weeks or so I'm feeling terrible. I don't drink caffeine but I feel like I'm on a constant caffeine high...just always real nervous feeling like all over me. I have this dizziness ...

New to the group

MrsWood
  • By MrsWood · Posted April 7, 2014
  • In The menopause experience · 3 replies
  • I'm really happy I found this group. I'm hoping it will help me. I had a complete hysterectomy August of last year. I am 33 years old and dealing with menopause. It's been really hard. I was never able ...

Mood Swings

Tina28
  • By Tina28 · Posted April 6, 2014
  • In The menopause experience · 5 replies
  • Can anyone help with advice for mood swings? I'm 51 and over the last 8 months seem to be hurtling towards menopause as my periods are now very irregular. One minute I'm fine but then I get depressed ...

Pubic hair loss

beautifulone
  • By beautifulone · Posted April 5, 2014
  • In The menopause experience · 8 replies
  • Dear Ones! As if we all didn't have enough to navigate through, I've been noticing hair loss in the pubic area. I'm not talking a little, I'm talking most of it is gone. Has anyone else had this happen ...

Lanolin

antie_net
  • By antie_net · Posted April 1, 2014
  • In Alternatives to hormone replacement · 11 replies
  • Has anyone ever tried lanolin as a vaginal cream? If so what kind or brand did you buy? My doctor recommended this to me to replace Estrace cream. Antie_net ...

progesterone

violet5
  • By violet5 · Posted March 31, 2014
  • In Hormone replacement therapy · 3 replies
  • I just started a new progesterone cream and my body itches when I use it. Has anyone had a adverse reaction to this cream ...

Early Menapause dramatic changes

bjfloyd
  • By bjfloyd · Posted March 29, 2014
  • In Managing menopause symptoms · 2 replies
  • Hi there, I have gadolinium poisoning. You can only get it from contrast MRI. It's very rare for non renal patients. It had caused really bad damage. Im 42 and have been a smoker and on small amount of ...

Early onset menopause.

Shellbell05
  • By Shellbell05 · Posted March 27, 2014
  • In The menopause experience · 1 reply
  • Hi everyone!! I'm a 36 years old who has just been diagnosed with the big change. Last year I was still breast feeding my son and went to the Doctor because we we're trying to get pregnant again. My doctor ...

Needing helpful suggestions

Suzyque
  • By Suzyque · Posted March 26, 2014
  • In Managing menopause symptoms · 4 replies
  • Hello, I'm new to this group so please bare with me. I need advice in how to deal with my multi-symptom menopause problems. I've tried estroven, I-cool and they don't work. I sleep with my window wide ...

Estrogen after removal of one ovary..kept uterus?

teacupmama
  • By teacupmama · Posted March 23, 2014
  • In Managing menopause symptoms · 0 replies
  • I am two weeks out from having surgery to remove a 20 cm ovarian cyst and my right ovary. I am now experiencing hot flashes again and sleepless nights dryness etc. I am a young 55 and went through the ...

miniville patch to patch or not to patch

teacupmama
  • By teacupmama · Posted March 23, 2014
  • In Alternatives to hormone replacement · 1 reply
  • I am two weeks out from having surgery to remove a 20 cm ovarian cyst and my right ovary. I am now experiencing hot flashes again and sleepless nights dryness etc. I am a young 55 and went through the ...

after 6+ months of no period, it shows up

judysiobhan
  • By judysiobhan · Posted March 22, 2014
  • In Managing menopause symptoms · 7 replies
  • Hey...havent had a period for long enough to forget when I got it...now got it this morning. Feels like a setback. I know that its part of perimenopause, but I also keep hearing it gets better once actual ...

sleep distrubances

devildogmom
  • By devildogmom · Posted March 21, 2014
  • In The menopause experience · 3 replies
  • Has anyone else been told that they are totally out of control in their sleep? My husband is complaining on how I am keeping him awake that I am all over the bed kicking and bouncing around and swearing ...

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serenity2suicide
  • By serenity2suicide · Posted March 20, 2014
  • In The menopause experience · 7 replies
  • Hello, Is there a 12 step group or any face to face meetings to deal with mean-o-pause? I am struggling with this and need some feedback. Melinda ...

Wierd feelings/Menopause

Meno
  • By Meno · Posted March 19, 2014
  • In Managing menopause symptoms · 12 replies
  • I am going through pre menopause I guess. If I don't have a period by June 2014, then I will be in complete menopause. I have had some mild symptoms over the past couple of years, ie. heat flashes, night ...

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