April 30, 2022 02:46 GMT+7
Many women complain about menstrual disorders after Covid-19, some women even have up to 2 cycles a month.
According to BS CKI. Nguyen Thi Diem Huong – Ho Chi Minh City Hospital for Medicine and Pharmacy – Facility 3, in the past, many patients came for post-Covid-19 examination. There is a young woman who lost her period after recovering from Covid-19 for 2 or 3 months. Some women are tired because their cycle comes earlier than normal.
There are currently about 200 symptoms related to post-Covid-19 syndrome, according to the Ministry of Health. dr Huong said more and more women believe Covid-19 has affected their menstrual cycle.
Irregular menstrual cycles and menstrual problems can increase the severity of post-Covid-19 symptoms and have long-term effects on a woman’s reproductive system.
Manifestations of post-Covid-19 menstrual disorders, said Dr. Huong that women suffer from the following conditions:
Irregular menstrual cycle: menstrual cycle is prolonged, menorrhagia – hypermenorrhoea or amenorrhoea – oligomenorrhoea…
Menstrual bleeding irregularity: Some people notice abnormal blood clots in their menstrual flow.
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) Worse: Irritability, anxiety, excitement, anger, insomnia, difficulty concentrating, lethargy, depression, headache, dizziness, irritability of extremities, fainting, palpitations, constipation, nausea, vomiting, etc. and increased fatigue.
according to dr Huong, the cause of this condition is an imbalance in sex hormones such as estrogen and progesterone, on the other hand, the SARS-COV-2 virus causes blood clotting disorders and thereby affects menstruation. accompanied by psychological anxiety, stress, external pressure during and after Covid-19, in addition to taking medication to treat previous conditions (hypertension, diabetes…). . also contributes to the menstrual cycle.
According to research, the menstrual cycle can return to normal after 1-2 cycles. However, patients with prolonged menstrual cycle changes need to rule out obstetric and gynecological diseases or other causes before considering the influence of the SARS-COV-2 virus.
Common diseases that cause disorders of the menstrual cycle: uterine diseases such as fibroids or polyps, imbalance of female hormones, endometriosis, pelvic inflammatory disease, ovarian syndrome
If you have menstrual irregularities, there is no need to worry. Treatment can adjust nutrition, sleep on time, supplement the necessary nutrients.
Do sports regularly, especially relaxation exercises (meditation, yoga, etc.).
Calm down, think positive. Limit the use of stimulants such as alcohol, beer, tobacco and other stimulants.
Traditional medicine has long been effective in treating menstrual cramps. Today, the role of traditional medicine is increasingly promoted in post-Covid-19 related diseases, including post-Covid-19 menstrual disorders.
The traditional medical view of menstrual disorders is described in the following conditions: menstrual delay, menstrual delay, dysmenorrhea, menstruation, dysmenorrhea and gonorrhea.
According to traditional medicine, a woman’s menstrual cycle is closely related to the five viscera, the uterus, and the two pulsations, pulse and pulse.
Therefore, the blood qi of the Pulse Nham and the cytoplasm of the uterus are misaligned or the function of the organs is disturbed, which can affect a woman’s menstrual cycle.
In addition to remedies for every kind of disease, it has the following uses: tonic blood, regulate qi and blood, tonic, etc. Traditional medicine also combines with non-drug methods such as acupuncture, ear acupuncture, thread implantation. , massage, care … both safe and sustainable for patients.