Common Symptoms of Perimenopause and Menopause

Perimenopause Symptoms

  • Loss of Libido
  • Inability to think clearly
  • Unexpected Weight Gain
  • Hot flashes, hot flushes, night sweats and/or cold flashes, clammy feeling
  • Irregular heart beat
  • Irritable or Moody, sudden tears
  • Trouble sleeping through the night (with or without night sweats)
  • Irregular periods; shorter, lighter periods; heavier periods, flooding; phantom periods, shorter cycles, longer cycles
  • Food Cravings
  • Crashing fatigue
  • Anxiety, feeling ill at ease
  • Feelings of dread, apprehension, doom
  • Difficulty concentrating, disorientation, mental confusion
  • Disturbing memory lapses
  • Aching, sore joints, muscles and tendons
  • Increased tension in muscles
  • Breast tenderness
  • Sudden bouts of bloating
  • Depression
  • Exacerbation of existing conditions
  • Increase in allergies

Menopause Symptoms

  • Loss of Libido
  • Depression
  • Irritable or Moody
  • Trouble sleeping through the night
  • Joint Inflamation
  • Hair Growth or Hair Loss
  • Anxiousness
  • Acne
  • PMS, Hot Flashes, or Sweating During Sleep
  • Heart Flutter
  • Breast Tenderness
  • Incontinence
  • Skin or Vaginal Dryness
  • Unpredictable Periods

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