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A 31-year-old female asked:

My period was 4 days late. had a heavier flow then normal. nine days after my period ended i'm having bad cramps. sometimes feeling like labour pains ?

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Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Menstrual cramping: Call your GYN and if sexually active, do a home pregnancy test. I suggest using Aleve (naproxen) or Advil for the bleeding and cramping if not allergic to these medications. You will need a pelvic exam and further evaluation.
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