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Hypothyroidism And Cramps When Yawning
Yawning is opening the mouth semi-voluntarily while taking a long, deep breath of air. It is a type of reflex action controlled by the brain (a person cannot yawn on command). Yawning is normal, and usually due to drowsiness or tiredness. However, excessive yawning that happens much more often than normal may be caused by vagus nerve signals, due ...Read more
I'm overflowing a super plus tampon every 30 minutes all day,painful cramps,have hypothyroidism. Is this normal?
Menstrual bleeding: This sounds like quite a bit of bleeding. It also sounds like this is new for you - that you are not used to having to change this much? I would have some blood work checked and then discuss treatments for excessive bleeding with your gynecologist if all blood work normal. ...Read more
I just found out I have hypothyroidism. My periods have been heavy and cramp filled, could the hypothyroidism be the reason?
Is there any way to reduce or prevent cramps. My friend has hypothyroidism and often experience cramps all across her limbs and other parts of body?
I am hypothyroid..Started take eltroxin this month ..I had severe cramps with my period i even took tamol to ease the pain and it is just spotting ?
Since you have: Only been on thyroid replacement for less than a month, and it takes a full 6 weeks to reach equilibrium in your system and then be tested again to see if it's the correct dose, some of your symptoms may be due to improvements in hormones with correction of the thyroid deficiency. If they worsen, however, or don't correct w/further therapy, inform your doctor. ...Read more
What causes leg cramps?They're brief but they hurt.No twitching, happens at research.I do have sciatica and hypothyroid. Is it related to either?
Yes: Could be either. Could also be muscle tightness and electrolyte imbalances as well. Suggest seeing your doctor to determine which it is. ...Read more
I'm about 5 weeks pregnant and I have hypothyroid! I have small cramps here n there and today i noticed a small tan like vaginal discharge after sex.
I threw up alot, experiencing body cramps, stomach cramps , dizziness and headaches. Is this due to my hypothyroidism?
My period last week, but I still have what feels like severe menstrual cramps. The pain radiates down my left leg. I have PCOS and hypothyroidism. However, I've also been dealing with constipation for a few days, so I'm not sure if it's related to that.
Fix constipation: We do not have enough information here to know the exact cause. It is often best to treat one thing at time. You can start with over the counter constipation treatment to fix that. Then you can see if your pain resolves once you have normal bowel movements. If not then see an Obgyn for further testing ...Read more