Posted by: Anonymous | 2009/06/21

Hormonal problems??

I hope that you are able to help me. I am not sure if my symptoms are normal or if I should see someone about them. For the past year or so every few months I have very very tender breasts about 2 weeks prior to period. My periods have been getting shorter and shorter from normal 5 days to 3 or 4 days and much lighter. But the last 2 months have been very odd, last month my period was late by few days (i am very regular usually right down to time of day) and I had 2 weeks of very tender breasts and painful period pains which dont usually have. I had only ended period one week when breast tenderness was back and this month I was early with period! My symptoms from worst are: breast tenderness, odd cycle, pains, losing hair, no sex drive, emotional. I am 38 so I am sure not going thru change yet (?) have 2 children, youngest is 6. Not on any contraception since her birth so not pill etc related. I am not preg, DH has had vasectomy, Could you tell me if these are normal for my age and just have to deal with it from now on. I take omega and vit b every day.

Thank you.

Not what you were looking for? Try searching again, or ask your own question
Our expert says:
Expert ImageGynaeDoc

These could be normal, but I would reccommend that you have a gynae check-up. It is possible that you have a cyst or hormonal problem.

Best wishes

The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.

Have your say

Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.
Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.