Depression and PMS
Many women suffer from depression before their periods begin. WebMD helps sort out whether it's PMS or major depression.
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) - Prevention
You cannot prevent premenstrual syndrome (PMS), but you can take measures to reduce your risk of having severe premenstrual symptoms.
Spironolactone for PMS
Drug details for Spironolactone for PMS.
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) - Treatment Overview
Read about the treatment of premenstrual syndrome (PMS).
Alprazolam for PMS-Related Anxiety
Drug details for Alprazolam for PMS-related anxiety.
Tricyclic Antidepressants for Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
Drug details for Tricyclic antidepressants for premenstrual syndrome (PMS).
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) - What Happens
Learn how and when premenstrual syndrome (PMS) happens.
Danazol for Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
Drug details for Danazol for severe PMS (premenstrual dysphoric disorder).
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) - Symptoms
Premenstrual symptoms are a natural part of the menstrual cycle, affecting over 85% of women at some time during their lives. If your body doesn't react strongly to its monthly hormonal changes, you probably have mild premenstrual symptoms or none at all.
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) - Surgery
In the past, some women with premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), the severe form of premenstrual syndrome, were treated with surgical removal of the ovaries (oophorectomy) and the uterus (hysterectomy).