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On Microgestin fe 1/20, just had period and period is over, still cramping. Am I pregnant?

On Microgestin fe 1/20, just had period and period is over, still cramping. Am I pregnant?

You can test: You are on birth control and you just had your period. Pregnancy seems very unlikely in these circumstances. If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. ...Read more

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Period ended but I'm still having cramps. Why?

Period ended but I'm still having cramps. Why?

Possible reasons: For cramps after your period can include: remaining prostaglandins in your system after your period – causing continued cramps. Sometimes your period hasn’t actually ended – it has transiently slowed or stopped. Other reasons for cramping could be pregnancy or ovulation. ...Read more

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Period ended yesterday still cramping. Why?

Period ended yesterday still cramping. Why?

Pregnancy: Continued cramping suggests that your uterus is not completely empty. You could have some other cause of the pain but first thing to do is to get pregnancy test. If it continues, see someone. ...Read more

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Had period for a day an half stopped. Started for 1/2 day then stopped. Still cramping.?

Had period for a day an half stopped. Started for 1/2 day then stopped. Still cramping.?

Not uncommon: It is not uncommon to have persistent menstrual cramps even if menstrual bleeding stopped. During mentruation your body releases prostaglandins which cause your uterus to contract to help expel menstrual tissue/blood, leading to cramps. You can try ibuprofen/naproxen which are prostaglandin inhibitors to relieve cramps. See a clinician if symptoms persist or worsen. ...Read more

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Had period Feb 3 and again Feb 25 still on period and experiencing serious cramp and its 5th day so what could be the problem?

Had period Feb 3 and again Feb 25 still on period and experiencing serious cramp and its 5th day so what could be the problem?

Menorrhagia: Hello~ there's not enough info for an accurate diagnosis. Are you on hormones, is this a regular event, was your period on Feb also heavy and >5d etc. If you are NOT on any hormones, these sound like anovulatory cycles and you may need some hormonal control. Please make appt and see an OB GYN to see and treat. Do blood count to check for anemia thanks ...Read more

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Period is normally painful for the first 2 days. This was painful entire time and still cramping 3 days after what could it be?

Period is normally painful for the first 2 days. This was painful entire time and still cramping 3 days after what could it be?

Several things: This could be an ovarian cyst which is common and often occurs in the last half of the cycle before the onset of bleeding and sometimes ruptures causing more discomfort. These may also take a week or so to resolve. This could also be urinary tract infection, endometriosis or unrelated such as gastrointestinal problem. See your doctor if the symptoms persist. ...Read more

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1 week before thought was period cramping on pill but don't take same time period lasted 5 days when usually 7 now im cramping still?

1 week before thought was period cramping on pill but don't take same time period lasted 5 days when usually 7 now im cramping still?

Not sue: You mean by font take same time. If you don't take your pill at the same time every day it reduces the effectiveness of protecting pregnancy. I doubt you are pregnant but if worried take a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Last period was Dec 14 2014 a week later I spotted twice very light next period jan11 still no show mild cramps everyday with negative test today?

Last period was Dec 14 2014 a week later I spotted twice very light next period jan11 still no show mild cramps everyday with negative test today?

Hormonal Imbalance: Anxiety and emotional stress is the commonest reason to have irregular period.
Relax and if you do not get period by February, then consult your doctor.
Are you trying to get pregnant? Good luck. ...Read more

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My period ended but im still having cramps?

My period ended but im still having cramps?

Common: Some ladies will have "dry menses" because their uterus continues to contract. An examination should be able to tell your doctor if it's due to another cause. ...Read more

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I'm off my period, why am I still having cramps?

I'm off my period, why am I still having cramps?

Pelvic cramps: Hello,
Aside from your period, you may have pelvic cramps when ovulating. Usually ovulation occurs anytime between day 12-16 of your menstrual cycle (depending on your specific cycle). If the cramping is persistent, then you may need to see your doctor. Based on exam, they will decide if a pelvic ultrasound would be useful. ...Read more

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Still cramping after my period. Why is this happening?

Still cramping after my period. Why is this happening?

Possible reasons: For cramps after your period can include: remaining prostaglandins in your system after your period – causing continued cramps. Sometimes your period hasn’t actually ended – it has transiently slowed or stopped. Other reasons for cramping could be pregnancy or ovulation. ...Read more

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Was due on my period 6days and still not come on. Been having period cramps but no sigh of period?

Was due on my period 6days and still not come on. Been having period cramps but no sigh of period?

Pregnancy test: Please start by taking a pregnancy test if you're sexually active. If not, there are many reasons why you may have skipped a period and your doctor can order the appropriate blood work needed to rule out any hormonal abnormalities. ...Read more

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I'm having a period for 12 days and still counting. I don't know why but at my first day I didn't feel any cramps.

I'm having a period for 12 days and still counting. I don't know why but at my first day I didn't feel any cramps.

Long period: A longer period, with or without cramps can represent an anovulatory cycle, a spontaneous miscarriage or pregnancy if you are sexually active, or an infection. I would seek medical attention to determine the reason you are still bleeding. ...Read more

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Why would cause period cramps but still no period?

Why would cause period cramps but still no period?

Pregnancy test.: If you have skipped a period, I would check a pregnancy test first. Unless you are taking certain birth control methods, you should be having regular periods. If you aren't, talk to your doctor. ...Read more

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When you are late for your period do u still cramp?

When you are late for your period do u still cramp?

That is possible: Whether you are or are not pregnant. 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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Why am I still getting cramps after my period is over?

Why am I still getting cramps after my period is over?

Not menstrual: If your menstrual cycle is completely gone, then the cramps may reflect endometriosis which your gynecologist could help you with or a colon problem. ...Read more

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Skipping a period due to stress, do you still get cramps?

Skipping a period due to stress, do you still get cramps?

Not usually: We see stress often affecting the regularity of the menstrual cycle through affecting the hpa axis in the body. Usually people don't complain of cramps, it is possible though to experience that. Please seek help, there is treatment and it is effective. Good luck and feel better. ...Read more

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What does it mean if your still cramping after your period?

What does it mean if your still cramping after your period?

Could be bladder: Or uterus spasms, you need to discuss with you doctor, if this is bothering you at night, or interfering with daily activities ...Read more

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I am still having cramps after my period is over why is that?

I am still having cramps after my period is over why is that?

Many reasons: This can be normal but there may be some other problem causing you to experience more cramping than usual. You may have endometriosis or andenomysis or some other issue. This could also be normal. I'd recommend discussing it with your doctor. ...Read more

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Just came off my period 3 days ago but I'm still having cramps?

Probably normal -: It's probably just a variation of normal - could be ovulation pain or even pain referred from your large intestine. If the pain becomes severe or doesn't go away on it's own - go get an exam. Also, if you're sexually active, it's always good to check a pregnancy test, even though you had your period. ...Read more

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Why do I still feel slight period cramps 1 day after my periods?

Why do I still feel slight period cramps 1 day after my periods?

Normal: The symptoms of the menses do not particularly quit just as the bleeding quits. There would be an ovarian cyst associated with the cycle, that can cause cramps and could persist for a couple weeks even after the period. ...Read more

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I still have 10 days left, so my period can come and I got cramps?

I still have 10 days left, so my period can come and I got cramps?

Early Period: Any stress, physical or psychological, can cause your hormonal axis (all the interacting hormones) to malfunction and give you an early period. Usually these cycles do not produce an egg. Irregular periods also become more common in the 40s, especially the late 40s as women approach menopause. Menopause is the cessation of periods due to the aging of the hormone producing organs. ...Read more

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I had my period over a week ago but still having cramps what could this be?

I had my period over a week ago but still having cramps what could this be?

Many things: Menorrhagia or dysmenorrhea meaning excessive or irregular bleeding could be an indication of hormone disturbance, fibroids, or even pregnancy as well as many other potential causes. Consider a pregnancy test and discuss with your gynecologist. ...Read more

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I want to know why I have been getting cramps but my period is still not come in yet?

Well: There's the bladder, peeing a lot? There's the colon, having constipation? Unprotected intercourse? It could be just uterine cramping prior to bleeding, the uterus is a muscle and can cramp. If miserable with cramping a lot get on the pill; use 2 aleve (naproxen) 2x per day for uterine cramping, there is no specific answer but may need 2 b seen. ...Read more

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I started my period on wednesday I ended on monday and I am still have those cramps.?

See your gyn: You need an evauation. There are a number of reasons u could be having the cramps after your period, once u have been evauated, then there are a number of different txment options. ...Read more