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What are the evidence-based treatment options for PMDD?
How Do I Know If I Am Progesterone Intolerant?
When reading about different treatments for PMDD, I notice 'RCT’s' mentioned - what are they?
Where can I learn more about surgery for PMDD?
Is there any "compassionate grounds," such as people suffering from PMDD, which leads to early release of medications going through the clinical trial process?
Do SSRIs work for PMDD?
My SSRI is helping, but not enough. What should I do?
If I am already on an SSRI, which is helpful throughout the month but the SSRI isn’t accomplishing enough specifically during PMDD, what are the options that I could “add on” to their treatment of the SSRI? Specifically “add-on” during PMDD?
What is the difference between all the SSRIs?
Can you take SSRIs while pregnant or trying to conceive?
How long can someone stay on SSRIs? My doctor is telling me to stop them after 12 months, but they are working for my PMDD.
Are SSRIs actually a ‘hormonal’ treatment?
Was PMDD made up by “big pharma” to sell more Prozac?
Is Rapid Transformational Therapy (RTT) a recommended treatment option for PMDD? Is it evidence-based?
Does the BC pill deplete you of necessary vitamins and, if so, what supplements should be taken?
What is 5-HTP and is it a treatment for PMDD?
Can inositol (vitamin B8) provide relief from pmdd symptoms? If so, what is the recommended dose?
Does Vitamin D help with PMDD?
Medical cannabis is now legal in many places! Is there any evidence it helps PMDD?
I’ve heard about the Chilean doctor, Jorge Lolas, who claims he has cured people of PMDD. Is there any scientific basis to support Dr. Lolas’ treatment approach?
Does Vitamin D help with PMDD?
Have you heard whether the hormonal IUD (“Mirena”) helps with PMDD? My doctor thinks it might help because it gets rid of your period.
Can estrogen treatment (pill, gel, patch, implant, etc.) help relieve PMDD symptoms?
Should PROVERA be prescribed for people with PMDD who have a late period?
What about using Bazedoxifene (selective estrogen receptor modulator) instead of progestogens for endometrial protection during cycle suppression or HRT with estradiol?
Can I skip the sugar pills of my birth control pills to treat my PMDD? Should I take my pill continuously or take the break to have a bleed every month?
Can progesterone cream help PMDD?
What is the impact of hormonal IUDs (specifically Mirena/levonorgestrel IUD) on PMDD symptoms?
Is there a difference between ‘Yaz’ and ‘Yazmin’ birth control pills?
I was recently diagnosed with pmdd and prescribed Yaz. Will this help increase my sex drive?
Is the new nasal spray, Esketamine (Spravato), approved for treating suicidal individuals helpful for those affected by PMDD?
Is ablation a treatment for PMDD? Can it worsen PMDD?
Can spironolactone help with some of the physical symptoms of PMDD, such as swelling and breast tenderness?
Is LD naltrexone a treatment for PMDD?
Are mood stabilizers effective in treating PMDD?
I read about a new potential treatment option for PMDD (Ulipristal acetate) - when will I be able to try it?
What happened to the PMDD-specific treatment (Sepranalone) that was being developed?
‘Is N-acetylcysteine a recommended treatment for PMDD?
Is finasteride an effective treatment for PMDD?