PMS (Premenstrual Syndrome) are the behavioural and physical symptoms which may occur during the second half of menstrual cycle of a woman. Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD) is the most severe form of PMS. The condition of PMS is very common among most of the women. Common symptoms of PMS are:
- Mood swings etc.
Researchers are not sure about the cause for this condition. Some point that the hormonal level changes during menstruation may cause PMS/PMDD.
Treatments are prescribed according to the symptoms. Regular exercise program, relaxation techniques etc. are usually recommended. Your doctor will be able to suggest the suitable treatment for you.