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Doctor insights on: Long Lasting Cramps

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How long do implantation cramps last?

How long do implantation cramps last?

Difficult to say: Most individuals don't experience implantation cramps. Implantation is a very silent insidious event. ...Read more

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How long could you have anxiety cramps for?

How long could you have anxiety cramps for?

Don't know the term: I do not know what kind of cramps the term is in reference to. Anxiety can worsen the cramping of irritable bowel, but beyond that I can't think of anything called an anxiety cramp. If you. Mean anxiety attack, they can last from 10 min or less on average to status panic that I have seen last up to a week. Thank god for tofranil (imipramine) which finally ended the attack. Please resubmit if necessary. Thanks. ...Read more

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How long do cramps after hysterectomy last?

How long do cramps after hysterectomy last?

Varies: Some women have cramps for a few hours, some for a few days, and some for a few weeks. It varies widely from patient to patient. ...Read more

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How long before ovulation can cramps occur?

How long before ovulation can cramps occur?

Maybe a few days: Some people do not get any before and if u do they should not be severe, but if u are trying to see if u ovulate, an ovulation kit is a much better way to tell. ...Read more

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Are cramps as a result of standing too long normal?

Are cramps as a result of standing too long normal?

Muscle or abdominal?: Abdominal cramps should not happen from standing too long; muscular leg or back cramps might- affected by poor posture, mineral disturbances, etc. ...Read more

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How long is it normal to get cramps before you start bleeding?

How long is it normal to get cramps before you start bleeding?

None to several days: People vary when the cramps with a period start. For some women the cramps can start 3-4 days (or more) prior to the period, and other don't get cramps until the period starts or the flow gets heavy. Most people have a pattern of bleeding and cramping that is normal for them, though this does change over time. ...Read more

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What does implantation cramps feel like and how long do they last?

What does implantation cramps feel like and how long do they last?

No symptoms: Implantation bleeding is not really as common as the internet would have you believe. When it does happen it's usually 6-12 days after ovulation. A pregnancy test 7-10 days after unprotected intercourse is much more helpful. Implantation bleeding occurs exclusively in pregnant women and it's quite rare. ...Read more

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How long does inplantion cramps last, and how many days before your cycle are they suppose to happen suppose to come on cycle on the 24?

How long does inplantion cramps last, and how many days before your cycle are they suppose to happen suppose to come on cycle on the 24?

Implantation: Implantation cramping is much more common on the internet than in real life. It occurs rarely and exclusively in someone who is pregnant. The only way to know if someone had implantation bleeding or just irregular menstrual bleeding is to wait and see if you are pregnant. If your test is positive then this was implantation bleeding. If it is negative then it is just irregular menstrual bleeding. ...Read more

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I'm 6 weeks. A symptom I had was soft cramps but since last night after a arguement with bf I been having long painful lower back cramps. Is baby ok?

I'm 6 weeks. A symptom I had was soft cramps but since last night after a arguement with bf I been having long painful lower back cramps. Is baby ok?

Probably: It is common for early pregnancies to have cramps and low back pain. But you could also have a uti. Your doctor can help make sure.

Arguing doesn't harm the baby, it only stresses you out. ...Read more

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How long do cramps last after a period?

How long do cramps last after a period?

No normal: There is no 'normal' duration - some fortunate women have none for most cycles, some suffer w/out any 'problem' as cause. Have an OBGYN exam to find out about yours if they trouble you too much. Ask about possible treatment if there is a problem. Best! ...Read more

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How long after cramps does period arrove?

How long after cramps does period arrove?

That is quite: Variable. It could be as little as a day or for some women it can begin a week or two before their period. ...Read more

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How long can you have cramps before a period?

How long can you have cramps before a period?

Variable!: Cramps are usually uterine contractions but some feel intestinal cramps as cramps and so many different things can be interpretated as 'cramps'. ...Read more

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How long after ovulation can you feel cramps?

How long after ovulation can you feel cramps?

Anytime: You can feel cramps before or during ovulation too; it's called mittelschmerz (which means roughly "middle-pain.") ...Read more

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How to naturally get rid of cramps for a long time?

How to naturally get rid of cramps for a long time?

Long Time?: Get evaluated. Dysmenorrhea can be caused by polyps, fibroids & adenomyosis. Avoid caffeine, alcohol, extra salt & junk carbohydrates. Increase complex carbohydrates – try to incorporate at least 5 servings of vegetables and 4 servings of fruit into your diet daily. Try: omega- 3 fatty acids. Try to take in magnesium either through supplementation or through your diet with your dr’s approval. ...Read more

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How long will periods come after cramps start/finish?

How long will periods come after cramps start/finish?

Depends. . .: Answer to your question depends upon what cramps are due to. If you're referring to cramps from Mittelschmerz, then expect your period in 2wks. If you're referring to uterine cramp prior to or during expulsion of endometrial lining, then period will start shortly thereafter. ...Read more

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How long does illness after experiencing heat cramps last?

How long does illness after experiencing heat cramps last?

Craning in pregnancy: Cramping of legs muscles is not an illness- it is rather common in pregnancy. The unpleasant sensation goes away in minutes and it can be shortened by chewing a few tums (calcium carbonate). ...Read more

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How long are you suppose to have light cramps when your pregnant?

How long are you suppose to have light cramps when your pregnant?

Very variable.: Some women never have cramping. Some report cramping their whole pregnancy. If the pain is worsening, or accompanied by bleeding, contact your doctor. Otherwise, mention it at your next visit. ...Read more

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I recently had miscarrige how long it takes for the bleeding to stop and cramps?

I recently had miscarrige how long it takes for the bleeding to stop and cramps?

Can take: Up to 6 weeks for the dribbling to completely stop. It is normal to bleed a while, hang in there! Sorry to hear of your miscarriage ...Read more

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Can you have implantation cramps without bleeding and how long do the cramps last?

Can you have implantation cramps without bleeding and how long do the cramps last?

Not implantation: Honestly, there are no 'implantation cramps;' at 6 days post-fertilization the implantation site would be barely large enough to even see with the naked eye (which you can't anyway.) there are many legitimate reasons for cramping around ovulation, but they are not due to implantation. ...Read more

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How long after a medical abortion will you cramp? I'm 3 days from passing the sac, and I'm contracting. Normal?

How long after a medical abortion will you cramp? I'm 3 days from passing the sac, and I'm contracting. Normal?

Cramping: It is common to cramp for a week of two after a termination or miscarriage. However if your cramping is associated with severe pain, fever, heavy bleeding or you do not feel well, you should contact your gynecologist. ...Read more

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In general, does everyone who gets a paragard experience cramping after more than just the first couple days, or do most not have long term cramps?

In general, does everyone who gets a paragard experience cramping after more than just the first couple days, or do most not have long term cramps?

Some cramping yes,: Some cramping is expected, how much will vary from woman to woman. If you think it it too much or too long visit with your doctor. Sometimes they will suggest a NSAID to help lessen the severity of the cramps. ...Read more

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How long is breakthrough bleeding last? Had it a couple weeks apart first time 2days second 4 days and today super light but continuous w/ dull cramps

Bummer: Breakthrough bleeding can last a long time, unfortunately. Typically due to an imbalance between estrogen and Progesterone in your cycle. If it bothers you, best is to consider birth control pills to help regulate cycle. Some women, unfortunately, can experiencing bleeding every day of their cycle (severe breakthrough bleeding), so it runs the spectrum from a few days to 20 or more days. ...Read more

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Am 2 _ 3weeks pregnant but I have been getting on and off mild cramps for more than 4 days is it normal and hw can I ease them and hw long wil it last?

Am 2 _ 3weeks pregnant but I have been getting on and off mild cramps for more than 4 days is it normal and hw can I ease them and hw long wil it last?

Early preg. Cramps: Mild menstrual like Cramping in the 1st trimester is common. If it is mild and there is no associated spotting or discharge, then typically this is a result from" growing" pains. If the pain is sharp, intense, aling with spotting or bleeding you need to see your OBGYN ASAP to ensure that the pregnancy is inside the uterus and not an ectopic pregnancy. Warm bathes, Tylenol (acetaminophen) are helpful for cramps. ...Read more

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How long do you cramp before period starts?

How long do you cramp before period starts?

Premenstrual: Cramping could begin as early as 1 to 2 weeks prior to the menstrual period. ...Read more

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How long does the cramps last during pregnancy?

How long does the cramps last during pregnancy?

This varies: Cramping in pregnancy has different causes at different times in the pregnancy. In the first trimester cramping is usually due to the uterus stretching. Braxton-Hicks contractions (false labor) can cause cramping in the third trimester. Changes in calcium needs can also cause cramping which is usually in the legs. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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How long after you get cramps do you get your period?

How long after you get cramps do you get your period?

That is variable.: With pms, symptoms (to include cramping) can occur one to two weeks prior to your period. ...Read more

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How long can cramps discomfort last when IBS flairs up?

How long can cramps discomfort last when IBS flairs up?

As long as there's food in your stomach: Even though no one really knows the cause of ibs, there is a component of inflammation in the gut that's caused by certain foods. So often, having a food allergy panel, or doing an elimination diet can be helpful to determine what tends to aggravate sure that to either have diarrhea or constipation. So you may want to start with your pcp first, and see what can be done, or it could cause you to eat less, because you're worried about the continuous spasms. ...Read more

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How long should you cramp on the one side after ovulation?

How long should you cramp on the one side after ovulation?

24 to 48 hours: Most women cramp 24 to 48 hours. Some women who have endometriosis may cramp for longer time and almost up to their period or till they have a positive pregnancy test. Some women with a cyst may also cramp longer. ...Read more

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How long should you typically have cramps before you start your period?

How long should you typically have cramps before you start your period?

That depends.: If you have premenstrual syndrome (pms) then sxs usually occur in the 1 to 2 weeks prior to menstruation. ...Read more

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How long will my cramps last, I was diagnosed with IBS couple of yrs back?

How long will my cramps last, I was diagnosed with IBS couple of yrs back?

People have varying: Degrees of cramping from ibs. Be aware of triggering factors including food and stress.You are currently taking the right meds. Let your dr adjust the dosages or perhaps change them if the effectiveness is diminishing. Take care! ...Read more

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Been having cramps after period? Period wasn't as long as it usually is neither?

Been having cramps after period? Period wasn't as long as it usually is neither?

Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation. ...Read more

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How long does implantation cramps and spotting last vs ovulation cramps and spotting?

How long does implantation cramps and spotting last vs ovulation cramps and spotting?

Implantation: Implantation bleeding is much more common on the internet than in real life. It occurs rarely and exclusively in someone who is pregnant. The only way to know if someone had implantation bleeding or just irregular menstrual bleeding is to wait and see if you are pregnant. If your test is positive then this was implantation bleeding. If it is negative then it is just irregular menstrual bleeding. ...Read more

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What sport or exercises are the best if you want to run for a long time without having cramps?

What sport or exercises are the best if you want to run for a long time without having cramps?

None in particular: If you plan on running for a long period of time, the type of exercise does not matter in my opinion. Rather, the key is adequate stretching (though the need for stretching is a highly debated topic, though I am a proponent), and adequate hydration. Bananas are a good source of potassium, and can help fend off cramps, as can good old gatorade. ...Read more

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I recently had miscarrige how long it takes for the bleeding to stop and cramps it feels like my mentration?

Varies: It varies between women and between pregnancies. Sometimes the bleeding lasts a week sometimes 2-3 weeks. Motrin can get rid of the cramping usually. If the bleeding stays heavy you should see your doctor to make sure the miscarriage is finished. ...Read more

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Is there any specific exercise I can do that won't cause cramps and does staying awake longer help your period end faster?

Is there any specific exercise I can do that won't cause cramps and does staying awake longer help your period end faster?

Cramps/period: Any aerobic exercise like swimming, walking or biking will help your periods and should not cause undue cramping. Drinking plenty of water and taking a daily multivitamin can also help with preventing cramps. Staying awake longer will not help your periods end more quickly. ...Read more