... I hear you. This is no fun but this board sure does help.
I too have had an array of weird symptoms, mouth/throat pain, flushes (yes I have called them flushes and flashes, to me flush makes more sense though), also tingling skin like something is crawling on me but it's not, heart palps out the wahzoo, headaches, digestive issues, bowel changes,, and just all sorts of odd... (1 replies)
... Then I started with a burning tongue, wiered throat feelings, tingling skin, electric shock feelings in chest and breasts, muscle tension..... ... (1 replies)
... I have burning skin symptoms too and i am not diabetic (5 replies)
... Some of your symptoms sound menopausal, but having to pee all the time and the burning/tingling do not. Have you been checked for diabetes and a urinary tract infection? If it is overactive bladder, there are meds that can relax the bladder muscles. I would also check out the possibility of a peripheral neuropathy with your Dr., as that may be treatable as well. The other... (5 replies)
... I'm new to this forum - 47, haven't had a period since December. I feel like I'm going crazy! I'm anxious, cry at the drop of a hat, feel like I have to pee all of the time, wake up sweating like crazy, and have these awful, burning / tingling sensations in my shins and legs.
Does anyone else feel like this? I'm so worried that something horrible is wrong with me. (5 replies)
... the back of my legs, it feels like a bad sunburn, my skin feels like its stretching and burns when I stretch my legs out or stand in one place too long, like my skin is too short for the length of my legs and it will tear. ... (5 replies)
... Thanks, all, for the responses. I really appreciate it. Sounds like it might be another symptom. I've got a dr. appt. next week so I'm going to ask about it.
Also, do you ever have like a burning in your skin? I've noticed a few times on my upper, outer thigh that when I touch it it's kind of tender (not real bad but noticeable) and almost feels like a burning of the... (5 replies)
... Has anyone had problems with tingling in the skin in different parts of the body? ... (5 replies)
... s reading that is prob the cause..estrogen not reaching the nerve endings...guessing its a circulatory thing also.. I also shake when I try to do anything and my skin has a redish tint, like the blood is just not flowing? ... (7 replies)
... tingling in my arms, hands and legs and feet. I've also had tingling in the face area.........mouth and tongue. My eyes sometimes feel itchy as sometimes my skin. ... (7 replies)
... I've had the crawling feeling...that is one of the 35 symptoms of menopause. Skin, YES definite changes for the worse. As for the hot ankles...no, I did have tingling in the feet and fingers...but all of these are on the list. Hope you get some relief today. ... (3 replies)
... I have had:
neck, shoulder, leg aches
pain in ovary
Added to that: (5 replies)
... Here's the reply I got on the other board. I'm not a candidate for low dose estrogen to help this problem since I have blood clotting issues so these are some of the suggestions I received.
Sounds like you have the 'nerves on fire' sort of thing that goes with dropping levels of estrogen. Symptoms can include: 1) formication or itchy crawling skin (the name comes... (8 replies)
... It feels at times like my legs and hands are prickling and tingling and at other times, almost a burning sensation. According to another site I'm on, this can be quite common as the estrogen levels drop. ... (8 replies)
... I read on a web site today, that perimenopausal symptoms are actually symptoms of menopause itself. Here are the symptoms that were listed:
Cold hands and feet
Numbness and tingling Skin crawls (4 replies)
... I didn't find this board or other boards where women talked about anxiety, those tingling and internal shakes until mine went away. ... (6 replies)
... I am 48 and in perimenopause. Over the past 3 months I've had weird zips and zaps and some tingling on my legs, feet, hands, and arms. ... (1 replies)
... THANKY YOU so much for thinking of me, I actually have had a good day today and yesterday which is kind of scary.( Makes me wonder and worry if somethings wrong ) Of the symptoms listed I have 29 of them, and like you I think I have a few that are not listed. Thanks again and take care. (16 replies)
... Here is a list of 35 symptoms of this mess ... I have a few others as well, acid reflux being a huge one!!!
35 Symptoms of Perimenopause
■Hot flashes, flushes, night sweats and/or cold flashes, clammy feeling
■Irregular heart beat
■Mood swings, sudden tears
■Trouble sleeping through the night (with or without night sweats)
■Irregular periods;... (16 replies)
I have still not used any hormone therapy. I suffer with dryness, hot flashes, night sweats, and thinning skin.
But what is now torturing me is going to cause me to think about some hormone therapy... I was diagnosed with carpal tunnel in both hands twice in the last three years via nerve conduction tests. I was told I had it mildly in one hand the first time around... (1 replies)