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Is it normal to feel bloated after your period is over?

Is it normal to feel bloated after your period is over?

Yes: It can take a few days after period for all that extra water to leave. Bummer huh? Your stomach can feel full too. If continues, see a doctor to make sure it's not something else unrelated to your cycle. ...Read more

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Is it normal to feel bloated and spot after your period?

Is it normal to feel bloated and spot after your period?

Not commonly: Bloating is usually worse at the beginning of the period or right prior to that. Sometimes bloating may be present throughout the period but way less likely after. Spotting is not common either. ...Read more

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Is it normal to feel bloated after period is over?

Is it normal to feel bloated after period is over?

Some do: If this is a recurring problem for you then consider talking to an Obgyn about one of the many birth control options available to reduce your symptoms ...Read more

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Can you tell me exactly when is it normal to be bloated with your period?

Can you tell me exactly when is it normal to be bloated with your period?

Hormonal Changes: The second half of your period is called secretory phase which could lead to swollen female reproductive organs. Such hormonal changes could also affect other organs of the abdomen or body which could lead to bloating. If the condition persists and does not coincide with the secretory phase of your period, then please find some other relief. ...Read more

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I get bloated and gain weight when I have my period. Is that normal?

I get bloated and gain weight when I have my period. Is that normal?

I don't know the: Reason. Possible reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems. #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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I'm feeling ugly and bloated when my expecting my period. Is that normal?

I'm feeling ugly and bloated when my expecting my period. Is that normal?

For some yes.: Bloating prior to or during your period is due to fluid retention & slower digestion (constipation). Being bloated can make some women feel unattractive. ...Read more

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Is it normal to still be bloated after a week since period? Feels like I'm pregnant help me

Is it normal to still be bloated after a week since period? Feels like I'm pregnant help me

Unlikely to be pregn: If you have had normal period a week ago and feel bloated, you are unlikely to be pregnant
But if you want to be 100% sure, do a in home pregnancy test for peace of mind ...Read more

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Hi ive just had my period and fill bloated and sick faint is this normal?

Hi ive just had my period and fill bloated and sick faint is this normal?

How old are you: How old are you
is this your first period ever
age is relevant for this kind of problem
generally speaking yes it is normal most of the women feel that way during their period
if you are concern see your doctor ...Read more

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Is being bloated 4 days before expected period normal if you're on the pill?

Is being bloated 4 days before expected period normal if you're on the pill?

Yes: Bloating at that time of the cycle is common with or without the pill because Progesterone slows down your bowel motility. For more info www. Askyourgynecologist. Org. ...Read more

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I am very bloated, pants barely fit. Have symptoms of pregnancy, period shorter than normal but two negative test?

I am very bloated, pants barely fit. Have symptoms of pregnancy, period shorter than normal but two negative test?

Long list: There is a long list of possible causes. Whatever is the cause is likely changing your hormonal pattern to depart from its usual rhythm. Ovarian cyst, stress, medications, and changes in body weight are just a few of the potential causes, and some of them could overlap. ...Read more

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Ttc bloated, get car sick feeling in car not normal. 8 days late neg test what's going on? Last period was 8may pos LH on 22may confused!

Ttc bloated, get car sick feeling in car not normal. 8 days late neg test what's going on? Last period was 8may pos LH on 22may confused!

Trust the test: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctor's office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. ...Read more

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Period was 3 days late bloated for 5 days not normal and very uncomfortable started period I think it is started light/pink heavy/ bright red?

Period was 3 days late bloated for 5 days not normal and very uncomfortable started period I think it is started light/pink heavy/ bright red?

Check Preg Test: While you may be only late fro your period, it's good idea to check a pregnancy test at home. If negative no worries. If positive, then call your doctor asap for evaluation and management. ...Read more

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Been on BCP pills for around 3 months. Decreased flow but period still here on the 10th day. Feeling bloated. Is this normal? Or allergic to the BCP?

Been on BCP pills for around 3 months. Decreased flow but period still here on the 10th day. Feeling bloated. Is this normal? Or allergic to the BCP?

Switch pills: If after three months the experience on a birth control pill is not satisfactory, a health care professional could be consulted to potentially switch to a different pill. ...Read more

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My period usually lasts 5 days and this month it came a few days early and was unusually lighter than normal and lasted 3 1/2 days. Now I feel bloated?

My period usually lasts 5 days and this month it came a few days early and was unusually lighter than normal and lasted 3 1/2 days. Now I feel bloated?

Within normal range: Not sure if you are using contraception or not; usually the pill regulates your period. If you are not using contraception, watch for other signs of pregnancy. This light period might have been spotting associated with implantation or early pregnancy. Otherwise, this small variation in timing of period, duration and amount of flow would all be considered normal. ...Read more

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