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swallowing sperm helps menstrual cramps

A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ruth Crystal
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Semen contains prostaglandins which can make the uterus cramp. Prostaglandins were originally found in the prostate gland of men. We have them in ot ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Khurram Rehman
26 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: Over the counter painkillers like Ibuprofen or midol are ok to take. Birth control pills also help many women ... Talk to your doctor.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Agree it's normal: There are hormonal as well as architectural changes that occur after pregnancy and it sounds like that is what your body is going through. It's hard ... Read More
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Dr. Mohammed Younus
31 years experience Psychiatry
Mittelschmerz: Mittelschmerz; is a german name for pain during ovulation, it happens in about 20% of women, it's harmless and should go away in few hours to few days ... Read More
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
23 years experience Family Medicine
Hormonal: I would not worry about that. It sounds like a hormonal problem, although, i got confused whether you cramp when you ovulate or when you menstruate. C ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Seth Derman
33 years experience Fertility Medicine
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
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
26 years experience Pediatrics
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
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
50 years experience Pediatrics
Endure them: Cramps are symptoms and as such aren't curable. They can be treated or helped, though. Oral contraceptives often improve dysmenorrhea. Naprosyn (nap ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Dysmenorrhea: Try nsaid’s, ssri’s, hormone meds, otc meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise ; acupuncture are excellent for dysmenorrhea. Avoid ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Menstrual cramps: Consider omega- 3 fatty acids or magnesium (supplementation or through diet) with dr ok. Discuss use of herbal like Black Cohosh with your dr. Sippin ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Dysmenorrhea: Dysmenorrhea Tx: NSAID’s, SSRI’s, hormone meds, OTC meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for d ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
53 years experience General Practice
Medicinal cannabis: I have several females with premenstrual pain disorder who have been helped by medicinal cannabis (use only in state where legal and under direction o ... Read More
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