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cramping 8 days before period

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Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Cramping: Not unusual, try a non steroidal anti- inflammatory such as Ibuprofen or Aleeve

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. R. scott Thornton
41 years experience Gynecology
Possibly: If your period is late then you certainly will want to get a pregnancy test, but if the test is negative than you may simply be in what we call an ano ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Do a pregnancy test: If there is no period, that is the first thing to exclude.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Take a test : Don't guess. Take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at an ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
This may be due to: Pms.Pms sxs can include feeling tearful, irritability, mood swings, anger, depressed mood, change in sex drive & anxiety. These may be accompanied b ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Take a test : Anyone having intercourse without birth control or condoms may get pregnant. Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Krulak
22 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Any time you have unprotected sexual intercourse, you have the possibility of becoming pregnant. Some times of the month give you a greater chance th ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rochester
25 years experience Family Medicine
Late peroid: yes you could be. Best to check home pregnancy test with first morning urine. If negative and period does not come in 1 week recheck pregnancy test ag ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
It may be part of : Pms. Pms symptoms can include pelvic/ abdominal cramping, nausea, bloating, weight gain, moodiness, irritability, pain & swelling of breasts, feeling ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience Gynecology
Probably: Premenstrual cramping can be normal for some women as the uterus prepares to expel it's lining, known as a menstrual period. Nsaid are commonly used f ... Read More

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