Management of premenstrual dysphoric disorder

Susan Brechin, P. Owen

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    Abstract

    Premenstrual dysphoric disorder is a complex disorder characterized by severe physical and psychological symptoms. The pathophysiology and effective treatment of premenstrual dysphoric disorder are presented. Evidence for the effective treatment of premenstrual dysphoric disorder by correction of neuroendocrine abnormalities or suppression of cyclical ovarian activity is reviewed.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)348-351
    Number of pages3
    JournalHospital Medicine
    Volume64
    Issue number6
    Publication statusPublished - 2003

    Keywords

    • RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL
    • DOUBLE-BLIND
    • SERTRALINE TREATMENT
    • TENSION SYNDROME
    • CLINICAL-TRIAL
    • WOMEN
    • CROSSOVER
    • SYMPTOMS
    • EFFICACY
    • DANAZOL

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