... ist says it is not anxiety, then I would talk to your gynocologist about giving you something to help your perimenopausal symtoms and just maybe it will help the adrenaline rushes that you are having. ... (3 replies)
... adrenaline is a hormone produced in the adrenal glands which are situated just above the kidneys. adrenaline speeds up the heart rate, dilates blood vessels and increases blood flow. ... (5 replies)
... missy, that's exactly how my hot flashes started, like an adrenaline fizz which spread upwards and then downwards and then the heat would follow. i'm not saying that's what you're experiencing, but that's what it was like for me. ... (5 replies)
... some of you mention your Dr. said you were in perimenopause. I have had a lot of symptoms that sound like anxiety (internal shaking, chills, tired, frequent bathroom, weak, adrenaline rush, weak and more)
I had my LH and FSH tested, and regular Dr. said they were normal.
What kind of tests and what levels should they be at to know if you are peri-menopausal?
anyone... (3 replies)
... heavy periods. I have also experienced my first adrenaline surges, often with a rise in heart rate. I was diagnosed with a mitral valve prolapse, which has really remained asymptomatic for 36. ... (40 replies)
... nt me to an edocronoligst because symtoms of anxiety and sweats can be cause by the endocrine glands and the two glands that sit ontop of your kidneys called the adrenaline glands. you get flushing for no reason thru out the day, palpatations, and other systoms so closely related to anxiety symtoms. ... (8 replies)
... This is why it's called permenopause, premenopause, coz your hormones are like a roller coaster. Also, estrogen and progesterone are stored in fat and also your adrenaline glands produce when your ovaries do not, so therefore, ta da! anxiety. A rush of cortisol. ... (4 replies)
... in March and by July, I started to have symptoms again and by December they were very frequent. My main complaint is waking up in the night with these horrible adrenaline rushes followed by wicked anxiety and feeling hot. Even though I have been through this before, I still worry that there is something seriously wrong with me. ... (17 replies)
"I have times when my heart seems to flutter, or it feels like it skips a beat or I get a real strong beat and then I guess I get a rush of adrenaline or something and get hot"
I have the exact same thing so you're not alone!!! I don't usually get the hot stuff afterwards tho. I too have mentioned this to my doc and he didn't say much...but I do wonder what causes... (17 replies)
... I'm 52 years old and am showing some of the symptoms of perimenopause . I noticed on some of the other posts that heart palpitations were mentioned. ... (17 replies)
... The best way to deal with this is to take deep breathes from the navel and repeat the word "relax" just like they do with people who have anxiety disorder, cause perimenopause brings much anxiety for many,many women. The other thing, is don't fight any panicky palpitation etc. ... (40 replies)
... How interesting and somewhat disturbing menopause can be! Yes, those hot flashes with those panic/adrenaline purges.
Andrea (35 replies)
... nd stomach with it, LOL I know I have an hormone inbalance, I can feel it. Kind of reminds sometimes when I was pregnant or before I would get my period. The adrenaline surge! That's it, then here it comes, hot flush, burning, stingy hot. Oh yes, I can get them in other parts of my body too. ... (6 replies)
... Both my sister and I have had heart scares due to perimenopause and my sister with her menopause. ... (33 replies)
... I don't know what to do. I don't know if this is just perimeno or not. But I can't go to the doctor with some vague symptom. What will they do? Pass me off with anxiety since Xanex will make things better (when I actually take it which isn't often).
I don't want to be one of those people that goes to the doctor all.of.the.time. But I keep getting this anxiety/adrenaline... (12 replies)
... shortly later escalating to loss of appetite, internal shaking, adrenaline rush feeling, tired, weak, could not sleep, chills and more. Had tons of tests, all basically negative except for small things. ... (5 replies)
... Wow! You are lucky you have the sex drive. I have all the symptoms of perimenopause too. I am 43. Unfortunately my sex drive went out the window. I would like to try and find it again. Sorry that you have the anxiety issues with it. ... (2 replies)
... My anxiety feelings are rapid heart rate and a tingling feeling, like a rush of adrenaline. About a year ago it was out of control - I thought I had some horrible disease or ailment. It wasn't until everything else was ruled out that I figured out perimenopause. Actually, my Mom had been reading "The Sexy Years" and suggested my problems might be related to menopause. I hadn't... (10 replies)
... racing heart and adrenaline rushes, chills, severe insomnia and fatigue and constant headaches and tingling pressure in my head. ... (5 replies)
... But don't go by test results in perimenopause. They will go up and down. If you are having the symptoms and it's not your thyroid or adrenaline glands, then you have the answer, perimenopause symptoms. ... (5 replies)