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Severe Cramp Period
2 weeks late for period, ttc. Very light pink spotting w/ very mild cramping. Before I always had severe cramping during period. -hpt. What can it be?
I am 27. I am 3 days late. LMP: 4/22 - 4/25. Fertile days: 5/6 - 5/12, O: 5/10. Unpro Sex: 5/7. Now I have severe cramping, no period& 2 neg HPT. Why?
Had severe cramping before period, not normal period right now, and pregnancy symptoms, I just want to know if im having a miscarrige or am I pregnant?
Impossible: To tell from what you're reporting; you need a pregnancy test (home test is fine) to answer this. ...Read more
I have no cramping during my period but now I have been getting severe cramping after my period is over lasting about a week and half afterwards why?
It could be a number: Of things. See your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
Last night I had severe cramping and my period is a pretty light flow compared to other periods. The craming was so bad a had problems sleeping. I'm?
Seek medical help: If the cramping is so severe and the bleeding is light followup with a medical provider might be indicated to ascertain what is going on. ...Read more
Having severe vaginal muscle cramping, period ended 2wks ago and not pregnant. What could this be and what do I do?
Severe cramping. Bleeding, believe period though 6 days late. Negative preg. Test. 9cm ovarian cyst. Is this normal?
Ruptured hemhorragic cyst two weeks ago. Still cramping, severe period pain, gastro issues, backache, early period. Is it normal?
Period is week late and experiencing pregnancy symptoms incl. Low back pain & severe stomach cramping. Last period abnormal. Pregnancy test negative.
Try try again: I would suggest repeating the test, and then seeing your primary care provider. Good luck! ...Read more
3 weeks late for period. Severe cramping and brown spotting for 10 days. Preg tests negative. Tubal ligation in 2010. Should I be worried?
Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
Period Cramps: Nsaid’s, ssri’s, hormone meds, otc meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise ; acupuncture are excellent for pms / period. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol ; salt. Get gyn eval to r/o underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or black cohosh with dr ok. Sipping chamomile can dissipate pain. Ginger helps w nausea. ...Read more
I hav ben on period 4 1 mth+ now I passd some tissue& clots1/2 $ sized my cramps r so bad I can't move the dr says its just severe cycle any opinions?
Lifted several 3cubic ft bags of mulch the other day after I started weird wound like bleeding and severe cramps am I in danger? Period isn't until6/10
See the doc: I am concerned about the severe cramps and the bleeding. You did not say if you were on birth control or not. I suspect you are okay to try your normal medicine for the cramping and see your doctor tomorrow. If you are light headed and dizzy, you should see a doctor ASAP to see if you have anemia due to the bleeding; I am not sure the quantity of your bleeding. ...Read more
Maybe: It is certainly a way to end the problem. Some can reduce the burden with a proper selection of NSAIDS (pain med) taken when cycles are expected. Oral contraceptives can sometimes also help. In the long run, it would be best to consider the pros and cons in a discussion with a gynecologist and make your own decision. ...Read more
Can be - PMS?: Nsaid’s, ssri’s, hormone meds, otc meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for pms / period. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt. Get gyn eval to r/o underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or black cohosh with dr ok. Sipping chamomile & green tea can dissipate pain. Ginger helps w nausea. ...Read more
Period 4 days early and light/heavy. Lasting for 4 days then severe cramps and nausea after meaning?
Common problem: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
On the nexaplnon. I am going on 12 days late period and today severe cramps for two days. What's going on!? Help?
Severe cramps?: Having late, irregular or missed periods is a common side-effect of Nexplanon. You shouldn't be surprised when this happens. Severe cramping may not have anything to do with the Nexplanon. It could be something else. If it is persistent, you should be evaluated in person by your doc. Best wishes! ...Read more
My period ended 5days ago. Soaked a heavy pad/ hour. I started again with severe cramps. What could be causing it?
See GYN asap: Or if going through a pad an hour or more go to ER. ...Read more
How do I safely kick-start my period? Every month I have severe cramps for a day or two before, and a day or two after.
Cramping and Flow: If the flow is on-time and predictable, cramping before and after can be due to prostaglandins made by the lining that cause uterine cramping. The first step is to take highest recommended doses of Naproxen or Ibuprofen 24 hours before you start to cramp and during the cramping. If this does not reduce the pain after a few cycles, birth control pills may be an option and see your GYN for others ...Read more
I had severe cramps like a week ago and today I started my period 12days early. My period is always normal until now. Any suggestions?
Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
My period has been coming every other month since I first got it about 7 years ago accompanied by severe cramps each time. Should I be concerned?
I am having severe cramps and my period is not a flow its just like stringy and chunky sorry for tmi but is this normal? I've never had this happen
Painful periods: There are multiple options. Hormonal treatments such as birth control pills, Progesterone treatments and the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud are effective reversible treatments that will help many people. There is also a drug called Lysteda that contains no hormones which will help others. Ibuprofen is often used for menstrual cramps ...Read more
Period is 10 days late. Took test yesterday and it was neg. Been under a lot of stress. Severe cramping for a week. Late last month. What's going on?
Can do wonders for messing up hormones--especially if you haven't been eating as much as you should. Your body is pretty smart.
Also, unless your intention is to become a mom or catch something that could cause cancer or be there forever, I recommend condoms until all the cards are on the table. Repeat preg test in a week with first morning urine for best results. ...Read more
My period is not predictable. I never experience cramps but I now they are very severe and continue throughout the whole month. Why? And what canido?
You need evaluation: That is a great question, but the answer is complex. The cause of your change in menses is due to a change in your hormones. It will depend on when you started menses (menarche), if there are other hormonal changes going on now too, weight changes, dietary changes, excessive stress or exercise and the list continues. With a good evaluation your medical provider should be able address your concerns. ...Read more
Call your OB/gyn: Physician immediately. He/she will properly advise you. ...Read more
Yes: Moms are a great source of advice about these things. ...Read more
Severe painful period with cramps including feeling weak and nauseous after stopping the patch. Is this normal?
I haven't got any periods for 2 years after removal of IUD and every month I suffer with severe cramps but no period?
See a GYN MD: Removal of the IUD should not have stopped your periods unless there are abnormalities of the uterus itself (no endometrium) or diseases such as thyroid or other hormonal disorders that affect the menstrual cycle. Please make an appointment with a GYN MD to sort out the issues. ...Read more
My period came two weeks early, was extremely heavy for two days with severe cramps and then went away. Did I miscarry?
Miscarriage: Its possibleGet a more detailed answer ›
I've been having severe cramping the past couple days with light spotting when I cramp. Period ended 5 days ago and was regular.?
Cramping after mense: Unsure of what is going on. If the cramping persists schedule an appointment with your gyn. ...Read more