There are many symptoms of Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS). Every woman experiences differences in severity and frequency of PMS, which can also vary month-to-month. Common PMS symptoms include:
- Breast tenderness
- Weight gain
- Trouble concentrating
- Food cravings/overeating
- Mood swings and/or depression
Up to 85% of menstruating women experience some of these symptoms related to their period, while only 2%-10% experience severe symptoms.