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A 24-year-old female asked:

Cold sweats, very very painful period cramps, light headed. is this normal?

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Dr. Yelena Kipervas
Family Medicine 24 years experience
No: Light headed/ dizziness with painful heavy period requires evaluation. May be even blood work to rule out anemia. Please, drink more fluids and eat well. This may helps a little.

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