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PREMENSTRUAL DYSPHORIC DISORDER
Premenstrual dysphoric disorder is a cyclical disorder presenting with distressing mood and behavioral symptoms that occur during the late luteal phase of the ovulatory cycle; it is a severe form of premenstrual syndrome.
It results in considerable impairment of the patient's personal functioning that occurs in approximately 5% of women of reproductive age.

Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder Drug Information

Drug Information

Indication: Dysmenorrhoea, endometriosis, secondary amenorrhoea, irregular cycles, dysfunctional uterine bleeding, pre-men...

Indication: Major depressive episode, panic disorder w/ or w/o agoraphobia, social or generalized anxiety disorder, obsess...

Indication: Locally advanced or metastatic prostate cancer. Genital & extragenital stage I-IV endometriosis. Precociou...

Indication: Depression including depression w/ associated anxiety. Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) including long-term ...

Indication: Premenstruation syndrome, postponement of menstruation, mastodynia, cycle disturbance associated w/ shortening...

Indication: Short-term treatment of moderate or severe anxiety & anxiety associated w/ depression.

Dosage: Anxiety Initially 0.25-0.5 mg tds. Usual dose range: 0.5-4 mg daily. Depression Initially 0.5 mg tds. Usual do

Indication: Dietary supplement.

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