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    mood swings and perimenapause
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    cuteangel posted:
    hi I am having a lot of symtoms but most of all a lot of mood swings is there anything natural out there that is good to take for the mood
    swings? is estroven any good? thanks
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    Mary Jane Minkin, MD responded:
    Dear cuteangel,
    Estroven is a good product; it has black cohosh and soy derivatives, and may provide some relief. If you are looking specifically at mood issues, some folks recommend St. John's wort, which acts like an SSRI-it is very popular in Germany for depression. Just make sure you get a good product. And if these do not help, do speak with your health care provider; there are many medications which could be helpful; there are many bioidentical prescription estrogens and progesterones available.
    Good luck,
    Mary Jane


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