If you think you have PTLS talk to your doctor. Many doctors either don’t know much about PTLS or are skeptical just remember you are not alone. More and more women are coming forward and sharing their personal experiences. If you’re looking for more information on Post tubal ligation syndrome tubal.org is a great place to start.
Symptoms of PTLS include:
Chronic Fatigue/ crashing fatigue
Irregular or heavier periods
Feelings of dread/apprehension
Increased or new depression and/or anxiety
Achy, sore joints and/or muscles
Development of Ovarian/Tubal Cysts
Exacerbation of existing conditions
Allergies developing or increasing – (Chronic sinusitis).
Nasal infections-necessitating antibiotics
A feeling that you’re going crazy ( not an official symptom )
Listed above are just some of the symptoms of PTLS. If you would like to connect with other women with PTLS join www.facebook.com/PTLSadvocates