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Board: Menopause 11-20-2007, 04:46 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 97,229
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Perimenopause symptoms

Yep, thats the wonders of Peri...I have had all of the 35 Symptoms of menopause and I am now 3 years Post-meno and still have some symptoms which I have now found out is all from the anxiety.
I...
Board: Menopause 11-09-2007, 04:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,363
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: menopause/quit smoking - arrrgh!!!

Daisy, good luck to you...I quit smoking (after 38 years of it)..it was my last year of Peri-meno 4 years ago. I had a Dr. that looked like a Barbie Doll...literally...measurements and all! She told...
Board: Menopause 11-02-2007, 11:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 10,997
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Back ache, leg ache, finger ache, arm ache, head ache, need I go on!

Yep, I feel really run down a lot andbetween the 45 pounds I gained during meno and my back ache, I really don't feel like exercise, but I did start walking a couple months ago...lost 10 pounds, but...
Board: Menopause 11-02-2007, 03:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 10,997
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Back ache, leg ache, finger ache, arm ache, head ache, need I go on!

Yep, I am seeing my Chiro more now than I did in Peri-menopause...and I am 3 years Post-meno...I have back massagers everywhere, even a battery one in my truck. o, no the symptoms don't just go away...
Board: Menopause 10-29-2007, 11:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 8,626
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Anxiety, panic, acid reflux

I am 3 years POST-meno and still get the racing heart palps...the fix for me was taking Calcium/Magnesium in a 2 : 1 ratio..I take 1000 mg Cal with 500 Mag and Vit D all in capsule form (the dose is...
Board: Menopause 10-24-2007, 04:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 804
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: won't it ever go away?

I went thru peri for 7 years...now, I'm 3 years post and still get symptoms like anxiety..fatigue and about 5 nights a week I wake up at 2am and can't get back to sleep for an hour..lately I have had...
Board: Menopause 10-18-2007, 05:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,488
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: nerve tingling and knumbness

LOL, I know how you feel, I am 3 years Post-meno but still have days that I just know I have some rare undetectable disease...it's just getting old...but then again, so am I.
Board: Menopause 10-17-2007, 03:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,616
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Poor Vision

aliii305, hello from Pompano...I had the same problem about 3 years ago...right before I hit my menopause day...I drove them nuts at eye dr. I had a new exam because my old glasses didn't seem...
Board: Menopause 10-15-2007, 12:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,389
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Menopause and vivid dreams

I had the opposite problem once I started peri-meno in 1997 I stopped any dreams or at least any memory of a dream...I am 3 years Post-meno and in the last year I started dreaming again but weird...
Board: Menopause 10-15-2007, 09:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,596
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Heart palps:started instantly? HRT effects on palps?

..........oops didn't see your other posting about not being able to take this, sorry.
I am 3 years POST-meno and still get the racing heart palps...the fix for me was taking Calcium/Magnesium in a...
Board: Menopause 10-10-2007, 05:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 906
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Hot Flashes....need Relieve

I took Black Cohosh for night sweats for 4 years. BUT, it HAS to say on the label Black Cohosh "40 mg. Standardized" if it doesn't say standardized or if it is different MG. it is the wrong stuff and...
Board: Menopause 10-05-2007, 10:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,264
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Lower back Pain?

it was for me...Evry morning for the past 4 years my lower back hurts..then as I move aroun d it gets better...but never really goes away. even after the chyropracter! I even went and bought a brand...
Board: Menopause 09-25-2007, 08:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,474
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: HRT and intestinal gas

The list of 35 symptoms has sometimes changed as it gets sent around the Internet...so I am posting the original one below..notice #20 :eek:

1 Hot flashes, flushes, night sweats and/or cold...
Board: Menopause 09-24-2007, 10:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,139
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Peri questions-PA says no way

I was your age when I started. I was Peri-meno for 7 years and now 3 years Post-menopausal. I had all the symptoms you wrote about.
Board: Menopause 09-13-2007, 07:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,017
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: new questions..gas...meds..aches

It's been 7 years of Peri and now 3 years Post-meno for me...just recently the gas has subsided...it started about a year ago for me (Notice that is AFTER 2 years of POST-menopause!) I thought I was...
Board: Menopause 09-13-2007, 07:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 8,634
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: dizzy and creepy crawling skin feeling

Do you girls take Casl/Mag ? I foudnthat it did help with the anxiety FROm the dizzy ants crawling feeling...it calmed my nerves. I absolutely hated the dizziness more than any of the 35...
Board: Menopause 09-11-2007, 10:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,527
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: heart racing

Yes I am 3 years POST-meno and still get the racing heart palps...the fix for me was taking Calcium/Magnesium in a 2 : 1 ratio..I take 1000 mg Cal with 500 Mag and Vit D all in capsule form (the dose...
Board: Menopause 09-07-2007, 06:04 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 97,229
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Perimenopause symptoms

Annie, I take Calcium 1000mg/Magnesium 500mg with Vit.D ...that helps the heart palps and works like a mild tranquilizer to relax your nerves..
Standardized Black Cohosh 40mg for the sweats (must...
Board: Menopause 09-06-2007, 09:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,240
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Any connections?

Sorry again, I corrected my reply on her other posting to warn her of what I read about MACA dangers with bacteria..
Board: Menopause 09-06-2007, 09:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,382
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Help cannot sleep

Sorry, just wanted to let her know that I read about MACA and Some dangers with it...Seems some of the growing areas in the Andes have contaminated water from mines, so you could end up with mercury...
Board: Menopause 09-05-2007, 06:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,382
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Help cannot sleep

I take Black Cohosh for night sweats...it has to say on the Label Black Cohosh 40 mg. Standardized" Also, I take 1000 mg. Cal with 500 mg.Magnesium which is total in 4 capsules, so I take 1 in...
Board: Menopause 09-05-2007, 06:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,240
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Any connections?

Mary6...I had a friend talking about MACA and she found this on the internet about MACA...It can contain Bacteria in water from the mines, [removed]
Board: Thyroid Disorders 09-04-2007, 07:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,291
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: hypothyroid symptoms but blood tests are normal

Roxy, those are also some of the 35 symptoms of menopause...I have Hypothyroid AND have gone thru 7 years of peri-menopause and 3 years Post-meno...the symptoms are very similar to thyroid so you...
Board: Menopause 08-29-2007, 10:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 89,236
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Period this week after nearly 7 months in perimenopause

You are very lucky...I've had 34 of the 35 symptoms most of the 7 years I was peri and even have the anxiety and the heart flutters about once a week or sometimes I go 2-3 weeks without....just when...
Board: Menopause 08-29-2007, 05:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 89,236
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Period this week after nearly 7 months in perimenopause

How long have you been going through Peri? You know you are not considered POST menopausal until after 1 full year with no period...also the Doctors say you should stay on birth control until you go...
Board: Menopause 08-13-2007, 09:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,600
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: palpitations cures

The only thing that helped me after I went to the ER one night with heart palps that were new to me (they stopped before they called my name) the next day I went to my old DR. and she said I needed...
Board: Menopause 08-13-2007, 03:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,446
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: mcdowell

You might want to try Calcium/Magnesium for the palps...I have been using it for years and it works..The one I take says 4 capsules = 1000 Mg. Cal and 500 Magnesium (it is recommended a 2:1 ratio) I...
Board: Menopause 08-08-2007, 10:51 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 29,582
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Post Menopause Ladies

Just checking in to see how you all are? I haven't had the nausea since I posted here last month. things are goind pretty well for about a week now (altho I'm almost afraid to even say it) Hope...
Board: Menopause 08-03-2007, 10:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,170
Posted By MmeLeota
Board: Menopause 08-03-2007, 10:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,218
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Shoulder Pain

lol, alyce I was responding to her question, I told her it sounded like bursitis and she asked what that is...
I never do much for bursitis when it flares...I just take an asprin and try not to...
Board: Menopause 08-03-2007, 03:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,218
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Shoulder Pain

When you raise your arms up (like if you were putting rollers in your hair) the shoulder joints will ache...at least thats how mine works...it comes and goes. My mother had it for several years and I...
Board: Menopause 08-02-2007, 10:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,218
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Shoulder Pain

Could be bursitis
Board: Menopause 07-31-2007, 05:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,208
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Itching

It may be allery, have you started using anything new cosmetic wise...or laundry soap, face soap? anything?
My mother & I were both hair stylists for years...we both bleached our hair blonde...
I...
Board: Menopause 07-30-2007, 04:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,289
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Am I at the beginnning, middle or end of Menopause?

And I have heard that you should not go off of birth control until 2 years after your last period.
Board: Menopause 07-27-2007, 05:11 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 29,582
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Post Menopause Ladies

I just answered someone elses post about arms or legs not moving properly...I was wondering if any of you ever had that either peri or post ? Sometimes I go to walk and for a few steps my knees feel...
Board: Menopause 07-27-2007, 05:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 923
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: anxiety question

I don't know if the anxiety causes it OR IT causes the anxiety...sometimes I start walking and feel like I have rubber knees..doesn't last real long but it does happen and then of course I go into...
Board: Menopause 07-26-2007, 11:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 18,608
Posted By MmeLeota
Wink Re: How long before HRT starts to make a difference?

Jane, you started the Bio and you've been post-meno for 5 years or you have been in peri-menopause for 5 years? I'm confused and it's pretty easy to confuse me lately.
Board: Menopause 07-26-2007, 11:30 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 29,582
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Post Menopause Ladies

LOL, it does stop eventually!
I had it almost 1 year ago in my left eye... I came to 3 different online Menopause boards asking if anyone had twitching and surprise, no one did. I had it off and on,...
Board: Menopause 07-25-2007, 04:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,065
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Coffee is killing me

YES, I too have trouble with coffee every since menopause...I used to drink coffe most of the day..now I am down to a couple morning cups and maybe a couple De-caf in the afternoon...I love coffee...
Board: Menopause 07-23-2007, 10:07 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 29,582
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Post Menopause Ladies

Twanger that was probably me too posting about the peppermint. That worked for me about a year or 2 ago when I would get the nausea, my Grandmother used to use it for upset stomach... then one day I...
Board: Menopause 07-23-2007, 09:57 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 29,582
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Post Menopause Ladies

LOL, me too...every time! I always say "the next time I will convince myself it's only menopause" so I don't drive myself nuts...but when it starts up again I automatically think I'm dying!
Board: Menopause 07-23-2007, 09:29 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 29,582
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Post Menopause Ladies

Twanger, funny you should say about the stomach muscles...I have had a tightness like a pull in my left side for weeks...right after I had one of these nausea episodes in which I did throw up (yuk) a...
Board: Menopause 07-23-2007, 05:58 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 29,582
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Post Menopause Ladies

OK, my Post-meno friends...what does this sound like to you?? Have you ever had something like this??
I had a time of it this past weekend, we went to the florida Keys with friends and friday I was...
Board: Menopause 07-23-2007, 05:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,674
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Let's Talk Crushing Fatigue

Joyce, I was looking thru old postings here and saw that no one ever answered you...yes I have had the crashing fatigue thru the past 8 years of menopause...I have low thyroid so I am used to not...
Board: Thyroid Disorders 07-19-2007, 05:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 884
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Help!Do you think it is hypothyroidism?

How old are you? Could be peri-menopause if your 35 or older...just a thought because it sounds like a few of the 35 symptoms of menopause.
Board: Menopause 07-17-2007, 06:59 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 29,582
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Post Menopause Ladies

From what I have heard (lol), it will eventually return becasue it is not normal hearing loss...but so far I've still got it 4 years later...some days it is like an air horn blasting and then a few...
Board: Menopause 07-17-2007, 05:36 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 29,582
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Post Menopause Ladies

Maybe it is like meno varies slightly from woman to woman, I am post-meno for 3 years and have now had the relapse of some symptoms and you two are at 4 years...
Isn't it great that besides having...
Board: Menopause 07-16-2007, 02:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 29,582
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Post Menopause Ladies

Nornie, sure the one I bought is SOLARAY B-Complex 50 that is:
Thiamine (B1) Riboflavin(B-2) Niacin (B-3) Vitamin B-6 Vitamin B-12 Biotin Pantothenic Acid all are 50mg and then it has Folic Acid...
Board: Menopause 07-16-2007, 09:16 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 29,582
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Post Menopause Ladies

I know it is really hard to keep thinking positive when you feel like you are very ill...with my meno, it was always something..every single day. Some days the anxiety was crippling..I went for about...
Board: Menopause 07-16-2007, 04:17 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 29,582
Posted By MmeLeota
Re: Post Menopause Ladies

You are NOT alone...I am 3 years POSt and still have meno issues. I still have the ringing in the left ear which I fear might be permanent, since it has been 4 years for that.
But recently I started...
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