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Hormonal symptoms after 3-4 years with no periods?

Posted by catherinet (My Page) on
Wed, Apr 2, 08 at 13:39

Hi all,
I had slowly been stabilizing since I stopped having periods (after going through about 10 years of perimenopausal hell). Its been about 3-4 years since I've had a period. But recently, I got all the symptoms back......severe fatigue, headaches, sinus problems, GI problems, panic. I'm wondering if I had one good egg left and it finally errupted?? I wonder if this is how older women get "accidentally" pregnant?
I feel horrible. Just like I did in the midst of perimenopause.
Have any of you who stopped having periods a few years ago, had a return of all the symptoms?


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RE: Hormonal symptoms after 3-4 years with no periods?

I'm going to reply to my own post!
I have had such sinus pressure and burning and hearing my pulse in my ear, I finally went to the ENT doctor. I mentioned that I wondered about my hormones, and he sort of shrugged it off. I'm going to have allergy testing next week. But......after I got home from the ENT visit, I started having really bad ovary pain!! I can't believe this. This substantiates my suspicions.
I wonder if some of our post menopausal symptoms are from our FSH getting sooooo high, that it starts beating our ovaries into submission........to spit out any possible remaining eggs. I was pretty sure this sinus stuff WAS hormonal......but gee, its been several years since I had a period. Now I have to decide if I want the allergy testing or not (I'll have to pay for it out of pocket).
I suppose with all my funky symptoms (fibromyalgia, etc.), that it probably wouldn't hurt to see if I had any allergies.
But I suspect, once again, its these DANGED hormones!!
Die you ovaries, die!!


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RE: Hormonal symptoms after 3-4 years with no periods?

http://wiki.answers.com/Q/You_have_ringing_in_your_ears_you_are_dizzy_your_sinus_burn_you_are_tired_a_lot_you_have_bad_pressure_in_your_ears_and_sinus

Hi Catherinet - Go to this link and hopefully it will help you. You might have to cut and paste it. It doesn't really sound like menopause to me. Hope this helps. Bobbi


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RE: Hormonal symptoms after 3-4 years with no periods?

Hi Catherinet ....I have that same problem!!.......hearing pulse in my one ear...this is crazy what us women go through............ugh....mine has let up alittle but have had it off and on for 3 yrs.......


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