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Menstrual (Definition)

Menstrual refers to the monthly cycle in women which prepares the female for ovulation, generally once per month, which is that time of month that the egg can be fertilized by the male sperm, for the purpose of reproduction. Menstrual cycles start at the first day of menstruation. (it's always been curious to me that 'menstrual' and ...Read more


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How to soothe period cramps without using medicine?

Cramps: Chamomile tea can be soothing. Sipping green tea can also disipate pain. Avoid caffeine, alcohol, extra salt.A small amount of essential oil massaged onto the abdomen can be calming. Consider lavender, rosemary or sage. Stretch your body. Heat can relax muscles whether it be from a shower, bath or a heating pad. ...Read more

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How can you stop menstrual cramps without pain killer?

How can you stop menstrual cramps without pain killer?

Menstrual cramps: Try warm bath, heating pad, exercise ; acupuncture are excellent for pms / period. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol ; salt. Get gyn eval to r/o underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or black cohosh with dr ok. Sipping chamomile can dissipate pain. Ginger helps w nausea. ...Read more

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How do you reduce period cramps without medication?

How do you reduce period cramps without medication?

See your gyn: And get properly diagnosed and there are many meds you can take short term to help prevent and treat cramps, no need to suffer, if you were loler or have finished your child bearing you could have an in office tubal and then an emdometrial ablation to get rid of your periods all together. ...Read more

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How to stop diarrhoea without medication?

How to stop diarrhoea without medication?

Depends on the cause: of your frequent, loose stools. Would obtain medical evaluation to explore this further. Take care. ...Read more

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I'd really like to know how to start your menstrual cycle?

I'd really like to know how to start your menstrual cycle?

You need medicine: Medroxyprogesterone acetate or Provera (medroxyprogesterone) taken for 10 days usually brings about your period. You need a prescription. ...Read more

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How to get rid of menstrual cramps without medicine?

How to get rid of menstrual cramps without medicine?

Some herbs can help: But you should have an exam and ultrasound and possible blood work to make sure you do not have certain gyn conditions that may require meds or surgery. There are many meds that can help now and it is better to take a med for a few days than to suffer. There is a newer med called Lysteda that slows down bleeding so that usually decreases cramps and many older meds that will help with cramps. ...Read more

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How can I stop bleeding without hormones?

How can I stop bleeding without hormones?

See a doctor: It depends 100% on 'why' you are bleeding. In a 40 Y.O. It could easily be 20 different things. You cannot self diagnose this, and no one can diagnose you online. See a doctor, an obg or a good primary-care doc next week. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have diarrhea during my monthly cycle? non stop diarrhea. what can I do to help stop it besides immodium.

Is it normal to have diarrhea during my monthly cycle? non stop diarrhea. what can I do to help stop it besides immodium.

Yes: Many women would have diarrhea associated with their periods especially if they have pelvic cramps. If the diarrhea is only occasional or isn't bothersome, you don't have to do anything, since you know it will resolve quickly. If you can predict when it's going to happen, you can start taking medications before symptoms start. If you have PMS with it, you may want to take NSAIDs. ...Read more

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How to stop or delay your period without drugs?

How to stop or delay your period without drugs?

Haven't heard of...: Haven't heard of a way to stop or delay a woman's natural cycles without using hormonal drugs. Mother nature has a mind of her own, and doesn't want women to alter their internal clocks. ...Read more

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I'm currently on birth control and hormone medicine to stop endo. how is stopping my period going to help and why do I still get the pain and cramping?

I'm currently on birth control and hormone medicine to stop endo. how is stopping my period going to help and why do I still get the pain and cramping?

Well...: The idea behind your treatment is "SIMULATE" hormonally a pregnant state. Tis leads to have all endometrial tissue be less active, or sometimes totally inactive. Over a period of time, months, the symptoms will improve. And, it takes while, and it varies with the extent of endometriosis and the sites that are affected. ...Read more

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Hii,,,please advice me a medicine which can completely stop menstrual cycle???

Progesterones: If you are looking to achieve no bleeding with your menstrual cycles, which we refer to as amenorrhea, a good option for you to explore with your physician are progesterone only contraceptive methods. Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) is an injection you receive every 3 months, and there is also an implantable capsule containing progesterone as well. These methods are effective at eliminating your menstrual bleeding. ...Read more

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What can I do ease my menstral cramps without taking so many meds?

What can I do ease my menstral cramps without taking so many meds?

Birth control: If dysmenorrhea is a problem you might consider long term contraception. Mirena (levonorgestrel) decrease your menstrual bleeding and most women become amenorrheic within the first 6 months. ...Read more

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Can someone tell me how to stop period pain and heavy flow?

See gyn for eval: For pain: NSAID’s, SSRI’s, hormone meds, OTC meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for PMS / period. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt. Get GYN eval to R/O underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or Black Cohosh with dr ok. Sipping Chamomile can dissipate pain. Ginger helps w nausea. ...Read more

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What natural methods can I use to stop or lessen menstrual cramps?

Natural approaches: Omega 3 fatty acid & magnesium supplementation can be beneficial. Avoid ^ sugar & low quality carbohydrate intake. Don’t add extra salt to your food. Keep diet low fat. Avoid processed foods containing extra salt. Reduce caffeine & alcohol use. Be physically active & take time out to relax. Acupuncture/acupressure = effective. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory meds & heat. ...Read more

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How can I possible treat period cramps without pills?

Cramps: Try: omega- 3 fatty acids or magnesium through diet with your doctor’s approval. Chamomile tea can be soothing. Sipping green tea can also dissipate pain. Avoid caffeine, alcohol, extra salt. A warm bath or heating pad is beneficial. Acupuncture is excellent for dysmenorrhea. ...Read more

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Menstrual Pain (Definition)

A painful cramping sensation in the lower abdomen occuring just before or during the menses. It can be associated with other symptoms including, but not limited to. Headache, ...Read more