Irregular Menstrual Periods And Mood Swings

Reviewed on 11/28/2022

Irregular menstrual periods can be related to many different factors. Examples can include the menopausal transition, changes in weight or nutritional status, polycystic ovary syndrome, endocrinologic disorders, or stress reactions. Many of these conditions can also involve mood swings. If you are concerned about these or any other symptoms, describe all your symptoms to a doctor to determine the cause.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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