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A 31-year-old female asked:

Mild cramps , heavy period , headaches &' nausea ? had sex on my last period

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Dr. Sheree Cloer
20 years experience
Period: A heavy period may cause all of these symptoms. If you are wondering whether you are pregnant, only a urine or blood test can answer that.
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?: What type of pills did you take? Are you asking how to get relief from the cramps?
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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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