Home treatments for hot flashes caused by menopause include maintaining a cool environment, avoiding hot and spicy foods, relaxing, quitting smoking, and losing weight. Estrogen hormone treatments as well as antidepressa... More »

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A 2014 study published by the Journal of the American Medical Association shows that the antidepressant Effexor treats hot flashes in menopausal women as effectively as hormone replacement therapy, or HRT, according to B... More »

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While the reasons for its efficacy are unknown as of 2015, the antidepressant paroxetine treats hot flashes experienced in menopause, according to Drugs.com. Paroxetine is an SSRI, or selective serotonin reuptake inhibit... More »

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While the reasons for its efficacy are unknown as of 2015, the antidepressant paroxetine treats hot flashes experienced in menopause, according to Drugs.com. Paroxetine is an SSRI, or selective serotonin reuptake inhibit... More »

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Hormone therapy, medications, layered clothing, and lifestyle and diet changes all can help to stop hot flashes during menopause, according to WebMD. Although estrogen may increase the risk of other health problems, it i... More »

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Natural treatments for mild hot flashes include keeping cool, avoiding triggers, relaxing and losing weight, while heart flutters can be prevented by avoiding triggers, according to Mayo Clinic. Deep breathing, meditatio... More »

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While black cohosh, red clover, dong guai, ginseng and kava are said to reduce the symptoms of menopause and many women report that they do, no conclusive evidence says they reduce hot flashes, according to the North Ame... More »

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