Top
20
Doctor insights on: Mittelschmerz Ovulation Pain

Share
1

1
Is there any medical treatment for mittelschmerz(ovulation pain)?

Is there any medical treatment for mittelschmerz(ovulation pain)?

A few things: Your doc will examine you first to see if there is an obvious reason. He/she can give you pain medications, treat with hormones such as birth control pills or do a laparoscopy to look for endometriosis. ...Read more

Dr. Philip Chenette
1,816 doctors shared insights

Ovulation (Definition)

Ovulation is the act of the ovary releasing the egg after it has been hormonally prepared, to be ...Read more


2

2
How do you relieve ovulation mittelschmerz pains?

How do you relieve ovulation mittelschmerz pains?

Mittleschmerz: Mittelschmerz is the pain sometimes associated with ovulation, the release of an egg from the ovary. Mittleshcmerz is caused by stretching of the ovarian capsule as the follicle grows, and by the slight bleeding that can occur at the time the egg is released. Ovulation can be prevented with ocps, other choices are ibuprofen, and a heating pad. Reducing caffeine intake helps! ...Read more

3

3
Mittelschmerz pain without discharge im i ovulating?

Mittelschmerz pain without discharge im i ovulating?

Possibly: This occurs in 20% of women either consistently or intermittently. You can use an ovulation predictor kit to confirm. ...Read more

4

4
How long does mittelschmerz last if you're having it after your ovulation days? I'm 12 days away from my next period.

How long does mittelschmerz last if you're having it after your ovulation days? I'm 12 days away from my next period.

Ovulation pain: Mittelschmerz generally lasts no longer than 1-2 days. Sometimes there can be ovarian pain before the actual release of the egg. Mittelschmerz refers to the pain actually from the release of the egg and shortly afterwards. ...Read more

7

7
sex 3/23. LMP 3/14. Had mittelschmerz. started 3/26, but peaked pain wise 3/29, confused as to when I ovulated. Normal 28 day cycle. Preg chances?

 sex 3/23. LMP 3/14. Had mittelschmerz. started 3/26, but peaked pain wise 3/29, confused as to when I ovulated. Normal 28 day cycle. Preg chances?

14 days before: Ovulation occurs 14 days before you have your period. You can use your past history of determine the likely days of ovulation. If your period does start then subtract 14 days and that was the most likely day of ovulation. If you miss your period then check a pregnancy test ...Read more

8

8
What is the probability of me gtn pregnant if I had unprotected sex 2 days before ovulation?i know I ovulated due to Mittelschmerz an slight discharge

What is the probability of me gtn pregnant if I had unprotected sex 2 days before ovulation?i know I ovulated due to Mittelschmerz an slight discharge

This is hard to say: Remember that sperm has been shown to live up to 3 days. That means that the sperm could have been in you fallopian tube at about the same time you ovulated. Meaning your egg could have been fertilized during that time period. You will need to take a pregnancy test if you miss a period ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
10

10
Is ovulation pain serious?

Is ovulation pain serious?

No: It can be a mild "twinge" or cramping, but never serious unless there is a large ovarian cyst present. ...Read more

11

11
What causes ovulation pain?

What causes ovulation pain?

Cyst rupture: The ovarian cyst actually ruptures to release the egg. The inherent damage to the ovarian capsule could be the source of the pain. The amount of pain varies from woman to woman and from cycle to cycle. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
12

12
Can sex stop ovulation pain?

Not impossible: But i wouldn't count on it. You can always try and see. ...Read more

13

13
Is ovulation pain last for 4 days?

No: Usually the ovulation pain is present is very short, one day if that. ...Read more

14

14
How long does the ovulation pain last?

Shortlived: Ovulation pain typically lasts for 1 day. It is short lived and dissipates fairly quickly. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
16

16
Is there a such thing as ovulation pain?

Is there a such thing as ovulation pain?

Certainly: Yes, it's extremely common and is often called 'mittelschmerz' which means middle-pain. ...Read more

17

17
Ovulation pain. Is this common? Only left side.

Ovulation pain. Is this common? Only left side.

Sometimes: Some women do experience pain with ovulation. It is called mittelschmerz and occurs due to stretching of the ovary with ovulation or due to the release of fluid on ovulation. You can read more about it at: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/mittelschmerz/basics/definition/con-20025507 ...Read more

18

18
Does ovulation pain mean im going 2ovulate soon?

Does ovulation pain mean im going 2ovulate soon?

Ovarian cyst: A cyst (follicle) ruptures each month as you ovulate. In some women, this causes a lot of pain but others have no or minor cramping. If it happens at the same time each month, it is a good sign for ovulation. Sometimes, the follicle (cyst) that contains the egg that you should ovulate grows bigger and the egg inside stops developing. The cyst nay rupture and cause more pain or discomfort. ...Read more

19

19
What exactly is going on to cause ovulation pain?

Fast follicle growth: In the final days before ovulation the dominant follicle grows rapidly, and it is usually this rapid growth of the dominant follicle that women feel. When the egg actually releases from the follicle, that happens because of a thinning of the wall of the follicle and the egg "leaks" out, not "bursts" out as many women think. So the pain sensation typically precedes actual ovulation. ...Read more

20

20
How many days is it normal to feel ovulation pain?

How many days is it normal to feel ovulation pain?

Ovulation: Discomfort or pain associated with ovulation is from small amount of blood and fluid liberated with the egg from the follicle. Can last 24-48 hours. If severe try motrin-like drugs if not attempting conception. For long term relief take birth control pills to suppress ovulation. If pain still persistent may need evaluation for other causes of pain like endometriosis. ...Read more

Dr. Daniel Rychlik
147 doctors shared insights

Mittelschmerz (Definition)

It usually mid cycle pain that ...Read more