A 24-year-old female asked:
Cold sweats, very very painful period cramps, light headed. is this normal?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
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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Last updated Nov 27, 2017
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