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A 24-year-old female asked:

Hello docs, i missed my period and i did a pregnancy test and it came back positive.but i still have period-like cramps, is it normal?

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Dr. Liza Kunz
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 21 years experience
Very common: Many women will have cramps and or spotting in early pregnancy. If you have heavier bleeding or worsening pain certainly call your doctor for an evaluation, otherwise taking some tylenol (acetaminophen) may help you feel better.

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