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Period lasted longer than usual (7 days) usually lasts for 4 - 5 days went very brownish onto my underwear without a pad bad cramps day after period?

Period lasted longer than usual (7 days) usually lasts for 4 - 5 days went very brownish onto my underwear without a pad bad cramps day after period?

Cycle changes: may be due to hormonal fluctuations which will also cause the cramping. I suggest a GYN evalaution. You can use Advilor Aleve (naproxen) for cramping and bleeding until seen by your GYN. If sexually active, get a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Really bad cramps a week after period ends. What does this mean..Thanks!

Really bad cramps a week after period ends. What does this mean..Thanks!

ovulatory pain: Pain with ovulation occurs at midcycle. It would usually only last about 3 days. If the pain persists you should be examined. ...Read more

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Why have I been having bad cramps week after my period?

Why have I been having bad cramps week after my period?

Need an exam: Having pain after your period is not normal. It's important to see your physician to be sure nothing serious is the cause. Some causes: Endometriosis, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, Ovarian torsion and Ovarian Cysts, Ectopic Pregnancy(can cause bleeding that can be mistaken for your period), PCOS, Adenomyosis, Implantation, Uterine Fibroids SEE: http://bit.ly/1KmjJnb http://bit.ly/1BTdnI4 ...Read more

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Why am i having really bad cramps 2 days after my period?

Why am i having really bad cramps 2 days after my period?

Possible reasons: For cramps after your period can include: remaining prostaglandins in your system after your period – causing continued cramps. Sometimes your period hasn’t actually ended – it has transiently slowed or stopped. Other reasons for cramping could be pregnancy or ovulation. ...Read more

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I'm getting bad very painful cramps after my period. About 5-6 days after the end. Thus happens with every cycle. Why?

I'm getting bad very painful cramps after my period. About 5-6 days after the end. Thus happens with every cycle. Why?

Not normal but..: Menstrual cramps can be painful for sure, but "postmenstrual" cramps could indicate an underlying problem. Pelvic infections, endometriosis, improperly placed IUD's and certain bladder disorders can cause non-physiologic (abnormal) pelvic pain. You need to make an appointment with your gyno for this. I hope it's nothing serious, but it's best to be sure. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Had period one week late and negative hpt. Very bad cramps during period which i had nvr had before. Still having symptoms after period.

Had period one week late and negative hpt. Very bad cramps during period which i had nvr had before. Still having symptoms after period.

Need evaluation: Several things could be causing your symptoms. My concern would be for (not to frighten you) but a miscarriage. Especially what we call an incomplete miscarriage. Not saying that is what this is, but it is on the list of possible causes and you need to be evaluated for it. Best to see your doctor for evaluation. Good luck. Dr R ...Read more

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Been trying 2 conceive for 7mnths no luck. I spot 7-3 days b4 period each mnth after bm. This month spot 4 days after period. Bad back pain & cramps.

Been trying 2 conceive for 7mnths no luck. I spot 7-3 days b4 period each mnth after bm. This month spot 4 days after period. Bad back pain & cramps.

Abnormal Bleeding: This is not normal. Bleeding outside of the regular time for a period is acceptable if infrequent, but monthly is not normal and should be evaluated. It could be related to ovulation problems or a polyp, both of which may contribute to not conceiving ...Read more