Changing hormone levels during menopause can cause hot flushes and affect your mood, sleep, energy levels and bladder function. These can be hard to distinguish from symptoms of MS or may trigger them.
Management strategies for menopause symptoms include:
Before taking a prescription or non-prescription medicine to treat your menopause symptoms, talk to your neurologist about potential drug interactions as it may reduce the effectiveness of your MS medicine.
To learn more about menopause and MS, create a list of questions to ask your neurologist below.