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Hurting Worse Period
My stomach has been hurting for 3 days now. It hurts when I stand up, but when I am sitting, I can't feel much of the pain. It's not period cramps. It hurts worse than normal period cramps. I've used the restroom many of times thinking it was regular con
See a doctor asap: There could be many reasons for this pain. Please see a doctor to undergo a thorough history and physical examination as soon as possible. You may try Ibuprofen or Tylenol (acetaminophen) for the pain immediately, but a more meaningful, lasting solution will come from an actual office visit. Please go today. Your health is worth it. ...Read more
Re occurring ovarian cysts I get them alot they are there one minute then the next they are gone they are bother some sharp stabbing pain bloating pelvic pain my stomach is tender pain going to the bathroom hurts worse with my period also have what I?
Pelvic girdle pain?: 24y fem w. wax/wane abdominal/pelvic pain; worse w. bladder/bowel functions & menses. Transient "instant ovary cysts" probably red-herring. A unifying dynamic: pelvic joint instability & ligament stretch/pain referred to pelvis & aroused by activity; PMD incited by menses-hormone Relaxin further loosening ligaments. Concern for Hyermobility Syndrome/IBS. See Osteopath for differential diagnosis. ...Read more
Dysmenorrhea: 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. 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. Get GYN eval to R/O underlying pathology if it gets worse. ...Read more
One time?: Hormonal imbalances could do this.Get a more detailed answer ›
On the first day of my period, when cramps are the worst, eating makes them hurt worse. Is that normal?
Why do cramps hurt worse on some days of my period but are absent or barely noticeable on others? Days 1 & 3 usually more painful than days 2 & 4.
Prostaglandins: The pain of menstrual cramps is experienced due to a hormone called prostaglandins. These hormones work to stimulate the muscular contractions necessary for shedding the uterine lining. These hormones can cause powerful contractions when they cut the blood supply to the uterus, leading to a lack of oxygen to the related muscles. The pain however comes and goes throughout the cycle. ...Read more
I have a pain like a really bad period cramp but worse and took midol and it won't go away it's been for about 6 hours and hurts to move what is it?
Lower ab pain for several months. Has got worse and now hurts during intercourse will bleed after for a week even though already had period. Bright red?
I suddenly got bad cramps. They feel like period cramps but worse. Plus I already had my period. It's hurts worse when I move. What is it?
I am a 24yr old female with constant right side lower pain above hip. Feels like period cramping but 10x worse hurts to move what could it be?
Assuming you have no gastrointestinal symptoms, chronic diarrhea, etc. At your age, most likely related to an ovarian cyst, endometriosis, etc. Some patients can have "chronic appendicitis" but the pain is not constant. But recurrent.
Have to rule out a groin hernia or a hip problem.
A pelvic ultrasound, a good clinical exam and perhaps even a laparoscopy could help solve the issue. ...Read more
For3 months always feel like I need to pee&gets worse before period&goes by 1st day. Period due 5/11&today hurts to pee&frequent. UTI or more serious?
Why are some of my period cramps and nausea worse than my other periods. Because most my periods are not accompanied by cramps but this one hurts bad?
My lower stomach hurts all bottom front up to my sides. It's like a bit worse than period pains but I had it a week ago. I'mnot registered at local gp?
See a Doctor: It is unusual to have pain after the end of your period unless it is gas pains. Check your diet. Make sure you avoid foods that cause bloating and gas. Also, drink lots of water. If you are constipated, then take some laxative and change your diet to contain some extra fiber. If your pain persists, it is best to get checked by your doctor for infection or cyst etc. Take care and be well. ...Read more
On the side of my right knee is a lump that hurts when I bend my leg or sit for a long period of time. It has gotten worse. Any ideas? Thank you!!
If red, tender to touch may be abscess or may be cyst or ganglion cyst which develops in tendon sheaths from repetitive use. Cysts can be drained an if needed removed. Abscesses have to be drained and need antibiotics f/u with urgent care/doc
http://www. Webmd. Com/a-to-z-guides/ganglion_cyst? Print=true (ganglion cysts are common not at all cancer) ...Read more
Cramps exactly like period cramps frequently when I'm not on my period. Hurt actually a bit worse than my average period cramps. I'm not pregnant.?
Ans: Could be from many things. Ovarian cysts for one. Very painful. Once the cyst ruptures pain resolves. Try to see if there is a pattern to the symptoms. See your doctor if persists ...Read more
Pain @lower left side of stomach. Worse w/period and/or constipation. GYN said not the ovary. What else could it be? 2nd day of cycle, hurts to walk.
No period for 3 months dull achy pain in lower right abdomen inside right hip bone near ovary area. Hurts worse if lifting heavy things. Concerned?
Needs follow up: Yes. I would take a pregnancy test and follow up with a PCP or Gyn. ...Read more
My breasts are very sore a day before my period. They hurt when im just sitting and relaxing I've never had this before pregnancy, just PMS or worse?
Can retroverted uterus cause back swelling? Flat tennis ball size swell on top of area near tailbone. Worse week before period. Hurts if stand too long
Pilonidal cyst?: Have it checked. It may need treatment. Make an appointment with a medical doctor. ...Read more