The British Menopause Society (BMS) does not recommend over-the-counter menopause tests.  They are not a good method of detecting menopause or perimenopause.

Haitham Hamoda, Chair of the BMS, said:  “These tests are limited by only measuring FSH, rather than looking at the wider clinical picture.  We would encourage women to seek support from a healthcare professional if they think they might be experiencing the menopause rather than purchasing these tests.”

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