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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Bloating prior to or during your period is due to fluid retention & slower digestion (constipation).

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Bloating prior to or during your period is due to fluid retention & slower digestion (constipation).
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Bloating prior to or during your period is due to fluid retention & slower digestion (constipation).
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hermilando Payen
55 years experience Pathology
Ovulation Time: It is at this time when your ovary is swollen and ruptures to release the ovum which is trapped by the tubal fimbriae for fertilization at the outer t ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Possible: Different women have different symptoms in the pre-menstrual phase. Try to control your cravings to ensure that you do not gain weight.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Jones
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Some women on birth control pills will have pms type of symptoms, including bloating. However bloating can also be from intestines - from eating some ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Ovulation?: The timing coincides with ovulation and pain and bloating can occur. I am not an obgyn but will refer the question onwards.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
PMS bloating?: Pms symptoms can include pelvic/ abdominal cramping, nausea, bloating, weight gain, moodiness, irritability, pain & swelling of breasts, feeling tire ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Maybe: The unprotected sex you had was near enough to your ovulation, so you may be pregnant. Wait until you miss your period for a week, then check a pregn ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: It's a little longer time period than some, but your symptoms could still represent pms. Premenstrual dysphoric disorder (pmdd) is a more severe versi ... Read More

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