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Does pickle juice help period cramps

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Actually it is: Recommended that you avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol ; salt during premenstrual time and period.

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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Risk: Well some women may starting having cramping as early as two weeks prior to their period (due to PMS). However, if she is the process of having her p... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Simon
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Take a test: Pregnancy tests are widely available in the drug stores, although not as accurate as a blood test from your doctor. Please test as soon as possible an... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
It happens sometimes: Many women have occasional variation of their mucus discharge, some spotting between periods, a heavier period, a lighter period, a longer or shorter ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Silverman
Fertility Medicine 49 years experience
Menstral cramps: I have found that the best medication to control terrible menstral cramps are the class of drugs known as the antiprostaglanding durgs. The best of t... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. PAUL EUN
Dr. PAUL EUNanswered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
Ibuprofen: Taking Ibuprofen or similar drugs is very effective in relieving menstrual cramps. If it does not help, there may be other reasons so you should see ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Most things: Avoid extra salt, alcohol, chocolate, sodas or other caffeinated beverages.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Period cramps: Dysmenorrhea Tx: NSAID’s, SSRI’s, hormone meds, OTC meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for d... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Many options: There are multiple options. Hormonal treatments such as birth control pills, Progesterone treatments and the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud are effective... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Cramps: Chamomile tea can be soothing. Sipping green tea can also disipate pain. Avoid caffeine, alcohol, extra salt.A small amount of essential oil massaged ... Read More

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