Symptoms of Low Progesterone

It wouldn’t be fair to write about the symptoms of low estrogen without an equal say on the symptoms of low progesterone. This is by no means an exhaustive list but will get you wondering if you might fit the profile.  Notice how some symptoms of estrogen or progesterone tend to overlap.

  • Mood swings
  • Depression
  • Insomnia
  • Appetite changes
  • Weight changes
  • Irritability
  • Lack of concentration
  • Anxiety
  • Fatigue
  • Frequent menstruation
  • Irregular menstruation
  • Low sex drive
  • Migraines
  • PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome)
  • Vaginal dryness
  • Painful intercourse

Symptoms of Low Estrogen

The symptoms of low estrogen may look like other issues as well.  Isn’t the body a funny thing? One reason the symptoms may share a likeness to other maladies is that estrogen is such an important hormone.   Notice that the list resembles the list for symptoms of menopause as well.

  •     Fatigue
  •     Cravings
  •     Weight gain
  •     Hot flashes and night sweats (more…)