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Is joint pain a symptom of your period?

Is joint pain a symptom of your period?

Yes: Breast swelling and tenderness. Bloating, water retention, weight gain.Changes in bowel habits, .Acne. Nipple discharge, food cravings, especially for sweet or salty foods.Sleep changes.Fatigue, lack of energy.Decreased sexual desire.Pain. Common complaints include headaches or migraines, breast tenderness, aching muscles and joints, or cramps and low back pain prior to menstrual bleeding.Thanks. ...Read more

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Dr. Stratos Christianakis
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Joints (Definition)

Joints are parts of the body, formed by the cartilage-covered ends of bones plus the strong, flexible ligaments that attach the bones to one another. Movements at the joints in the body allow the different parts of the body to move in ...Read more


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Negative HPT,4 day late periods not much 2 days long. Left side cramps,tiredness,feel sleepy n joint pain no other symptoms.should i wait or go to doc?

Negative HPT,4 day late periods not much 2 days long. Left side cramps,tiredness,feel sleepy n joint pain no other symptoms.should i wait or go to doc?

Depends: You may see your doctor for a blood test for HCG that would be positive by now, if you are pregnant. Or you could wait 3-4 days and do hpt again. 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

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Why joint pain before and after period?

Hormones. : The changes in your body's chemistry can affect the way you perseave pain and the amount of inflammation in your soft tissues. ...Read more

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Why would i get sudden joint pain on my back, wrists and ankles over a two week period?

Why would i get sudden joint pain on my back, wrists and ankles over a two week period?

Can be a few things: New onset joint pain can be from: viral illness ( like parvovirus), or from an early type of inflammatory arthritis such as rheumatoid arthritis or ankylosing spondylitis. See your pcp first; if diagnosis not clear see a rheumatologist. ...Read more

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How to get rid of joint pain that strats before the period ? It is awful and unbearable ? Especially in shoulder joints ..

How to get rid of joint pain that strats before the period ? It is awful and unbearable ? Especially in shoulder joints ..

PMS: You are describing a common symptom of premenstrual syndrome (PMS). Severe joint pain may be reduced by ibuprofen or other NSAIDs taken with food. See your doctor for further evaluation and treatment. There are natural remedies as well. ...Read more

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I haven't had a period for 3 months. Im 43 years old. I feel tired and I can't sleep. Dry skin. Joint pain. Whats going on with me?

I haven't had a period for 3 months. Im 43 years old. I feel tired and I can't sleep. Dry skin. Joint pain. Whats going on with me?

Could be low thyroid: Hypothyroidism, (an underactive thyroid) could be causing some of your symptoms. There are other potential causes as well, so you should see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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What could cause a female to have severe hip and shoulder joint pain during the whole month except for during her period?

Endometriosis: Endometriosis can implant anywhere in the belly and can affect the nerves, some of which go up to the shoulders. It can also causes problems not directly in the hip joint but nearby that could can you to feel pain in that area. ...Read more

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Joint Pain (Definition)

Joint pain is a clinical finding in which a joint (where two bones meet) is painful to move. This can occur with arthritis, crystal build up in joints, ...Read more


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Menstrual Period (Definition)

Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more