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Menstrual cramps after menopause

A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe: If you are also "skipping" periods then peri menopause is a possibility more so then the menstrual cramping.

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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. G. Wen
Dr. G. Wenanswered
Pharmacology 26 years experience
Yes and no: Yes this is a common side effect, but say "no" to it if you can't tolerate, and you 'd better consult your physician to either adjust the dose, add a ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Complex problem: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon a... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Seth Derman
Fertility Medicine 33 years experience
Two ingredients: The medication you described contains 2 different ingredients.One ingredient is sold as Ponstel (mefenamic acid) which is available in the us by presc... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
Pediatrics 26 years experience
Ovulatory pain: Some women get a little cramping when they ovulate this is called " Mittelschmertz" about 20% of women get this mid cycle for a day or so. Some women... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
I doubt it will help: Nsaid’s, ssri’s, hormone meds, otc meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise ; acupuncture are excellent for pms / period. Avoid caf... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wendy Askew
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Several ways: You can use nsaids (like ibuprofen) or taking birth control pills are very helpful at decreasing menstrual cramps. There are some prescription pain m... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Menstrual 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 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Katherine Sutherland
Gynecology 43 years experience
NSAIDs: Over the counter medicines called nsaids, like Ibuprofen (brand name - Motrin or advil) or naprosyn (brand name aleve) are very effective. If cramps ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
doubt it will help.: Nsaid’s, ssri’s, hormone meds, otc meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise ; acupuncture are excellent for pms / period. Avoid caf... Read More

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