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Icy Hot For Menstrual Cramps
doubt it will help.: 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 ; green tea can dissipate pain. Ginger helps w nausea. ...Read more
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
I doubt it will help: 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 ; green tea can dissipate pain. Ginger helps w nausea. ...Read more
My Mother is experiencing no menstrual periods and missed or late menstrual period. The following also describe her: Hot flashes, Vaginal dryness, Mo?
Inflammaton: Occeasionally the muscles become inflamed.Get a more detailed answer ›
Menstrual cycle symptoms are :
Constipated and diarrhoea
I'm having hot flashes, lighter period than normal, painful cramping before my period, heartburn, and now tender breasts, and negative pregnancy tests?
Severe unbearable pain during menstrual period. Hot, sweating, cramps, chills, shaking, constipation, back ache, etc. Etc. Any suggestions?
Dysmenorrhea: Nsaid’s, ssri’s, hormone meds, otc meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for dysmenorrhea. 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 & green tea can dissipate pain. ...Read more
Thermacare menstrual heat wraps are effective for cramping, however not recommended when pregnant for ligament pains (which are like cramps.) why?
Too hot: The wraps may get too hot for the baby. ...Read more
My leg cramps are associated with menopausal hot flashes..My legs cramp and then I have a hotflash?
Fluids: There are many causes for muscle cramps, but given your age and the fact that you're working in heat, my first thought would be dehydration or an electrolyte imbalance. I would go to your primary care physician and report these symptoms. He or she will most likely order some blood work to see how your electrolytes are doing. Needless to say, when you're out working in heat, it's vitally important. ...Read more
Painful ovulations with extreme bloating and extreme nausea, hot flashes, periods start and stop again during cycle, breasts leaking, hormone problem?
Depends: Age, time of your menstrual cycle, and other information will make this question easier to answer - pregnancy, food poisoning, peri-menopausal symptoms, viral illnesses, sunstroke, over-exposure in cold weather, altitude sickness, hard to nail down without mire information !! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Missed period for 4 days. On and off mild cramping. Tender breast. Craving for spicy food. Always sleepy and moody.
Pregnancy test: If you had sex since your last period, do a home pregnancy test. If the result is negative repeat the test 4-5 days later unless you get a period by then. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
++ Clear CM, painful cramps, legs are sore, tender breasts, 5dpo. TTC. Possible Preg? Will a heating pad affect possible implantation?
24 yo.Was expecting period Feb.4 took home test,negative.Sore breast,lower back pain,slight cramps in lower right abdomen.Very few dizziness and nausea.Regular Menstrual Cycle.Please Help.
Unbearable menstrual cramps, pounding headache and tender breasts for last few months. My last obgyn check is perfectly normal. Please help me.
PMS: Symptoms you are refering are those of pms or premenstrual syndrome vs pmdd a more severe form of pms. There are multiple therapies for pms including oral contracetives and others. Discuss this with your obgyn , this is very common for your age group. He/she will rule out other medical conditions as well causing similar symptoms. ...Read more
Darkened nipples, light tingly(gas maybe?)like cramps, nausea, food cravings, dizziness, nosebleeds, & sore breasts PMS or pregnancy?Also light bleeding
Could be either: There is a lot of overlap between premenstrual symptoms and early pregnancy symptoms. Even light bleeding around the time of an expected period can occur with pregnancy. A home pregnancy test and/or a blood test at your doctor's office may help clear things up. After testing, if you are pregnant or still have unexplained symptoms consult your doctor. ...Read moreSee 6 more doctor answers
Why do I get heavy menstrual clots for last 3 months pelvic cramps, high temperature, constant headache.
Infection: These can all be signs of a serious infection called pelvic inflammatory disease. You will need to seek medical attention immediately as prolonged pid can cause severely infected tubes and ovaries which can require surgical intervention. Prolonged pelvic inflammatory disease can also seriously damage the tubes and is a major cause of infertility later in life please seek medical care immediately! ...Read more
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