Premenstrual syndrome: clinical management of patients in the outpatient practice

Authors

  • В. Н. Серов Scientific Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology Medical Technologies; Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry
  • В. Л. Тютюнник Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology Scientifi c Center, Moscow
  • М. А. Твердикова Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology Scientifi c Center, Moscow

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18370/2309-4117.2013.12.30-34

Keywords:

premenstrual syndrome, hyperprolactinemia, Mastodynon

Abstract

This article describes premenstrual syndrome (PMS): it defi nition, classifi cation, etiology and pathogenesis, clinical symptoms, course, diagnostics, diff erential diagnostics and basic treatment principles. Special attention is paid to phytotherapy by dopaminergic herbal medication Mastodynon based on Vitex agnus-castus.

Author Biographies

В. Н. Серов, Scientific Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology Medical Technologies; Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry

MD, Professor, Academician of RAMS;
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Therapeutics

В. Л. Тютюнник, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology Scientifi c Center, Moscow

MD

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Published

2013-08-17

Issue

Section

Gynecology