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A 31-year-old female asked:

what can i do about period cramps when they are really bad when i'm in the middle of class at school?

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Dr. Timothy Raichle
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Ibuprofen: Ibuprofen is a great first line drug for pain associated with your cycle. You could also, instead, consider Naproxen twice daily as this will also help. If these are a recurrent problem with each cycle, then consider talking to an ob/gyn about birth control pills which will also help.

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Last updated Jun 30, 2014

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