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Cramping bad and spotting week before period?

Cramping bad and spotting week before period?

Period Pain: This can happen and also depends if on Oral Birth Control. It can be helpful to use OTC Anti-inflammatories for the Premenstrual discomfort. ...Read more

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Late period & severe abdominal cramping immediately after sex last night. Bloated with episodes of rectal/vaginal pressure.

Late period & severe abdominal cramping immediately after sex last night. Bloated with episodes of rectal/vaginal pressure.

Follow up needed: Although having a late period can sometime cause increased pelvic pressure and cramping (which can be worsened with intercourse and orgasm), if it continues, you should have an examination done by your gynecologist to rule out any major issues. ...Read more

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PMS Symptoms After Period? Unprotected sex before and after period,Regular Bleeding, Still have cramps, cravings, fatigue a week later.

PMS Symptoms After Period? 
Unprotected sex before and after period,Regular Bleeding, Still have cramps, cravings, fatigue a week later.

PMS symptoms: PMS symptoms occur usually one to two weeks before your period and stop after your period starts. However, periods can be irregular due to unforeseen hormonal fluctuations or irregular periods. Bleeding, cramps, fatigue could be symptoms of pregnancy or a medical issue if you had unprotected sex. ...Read more

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Late menstrual period, nausea, and mild cramping?

Late menstrual period, nausea, and mild cramping?

Pregnancy symptoms: Check a pregancy test. These are all early symptoms. ...Read more

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After 7 day late period i've been experiencing mild abdominal cramps that turned into severe abdominal cramps. Is this normal.?

After 7 day late period i've been experiencing mild abdominal cramps that turned into severe abdominal cramps. Is this normal.?

Pregnancy test : Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. This is the first step. If the pain continues you will need to be evaluated by your doctor to investigate the many causes of pelvic cramping. This could be anything from an ovarian cyst, infection or intestinal problem. ...Read more

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Does cramping 5-6 days after ovulation means pregnancy? was cramping and spotting before ovulation too.dizzy,headache

Does cramping 5-6 days after ovulation means pregnancy? was cramping and spotting before ovulation too.dizzy,headache

Not really: Those symptoms may occur during pregnancy, but they do not mean pregnancy. Be patient, it is too early to be sure. ...Read more

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Period ended july 4. Ovulation is over. 8 days till next period and been having headaches, sore breasts, mild cramps. Could i be pregnant?

Period ended july 4. Ovulation is over. 8 days till next period and been having headaches, sore breasts, mild cramps. Could i be pregnant?

Well,...: If you had unprotected sex around the time you ovulated, then you certainly could be pregnant. Wait to see if your period does not come, then check a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Period or spotting? Cramps came 3 days before estimated period cycle. Severe cramps day 1. Day 2 light cramps. Bleeding in drops of blood. Pregnant?

Period or spotting? Cramps came 3 days before estimated period cycle. Severe cramps day 1. Day 2 light cramps. Bleeding in drops of blood. Pregnant?

Take a test: 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

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Week after period ended light bleeding again with nausea, stomach pain. ?

Week after period ended light bleeding again with nausea, stomach pain. ?

Many options: 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

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Took the morning after pill. Week later severe cramps and bleeding. But period is two days late, had some cramps today.

Took the morning after pill. Week later severe cramps and bleeding. But period is two days late, had some cramps today.

Your body may: Need several months to re-regulate your cycle. Please use safer sex practices like condoms if you & partner have not both been 100% monogamous for at least 6 months. Please also use effective contraception unless you both are prepared to raise a child. If cycle does not return to normal in 6 mos, please see your doc. ...Read more

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4 days period late mild brown spotting mild cramping pregnancy sign?

4 days period late mild brown spotting mild cramping pregnancy sign?

It could be : Your period or possibly pregnancy. You can go ahead & take a pregnancy test now. Take care. ...Read more

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Im having abdominal pain and bloating few days before menstuation?

PMS?: Pms symptoms can include feeling tearful, irritability, mood swings, anger, depressed mood, change in sex drive & anxiety. These may be accompanied by swelling of the breasts (or extremities), weight gain, abdominal bloating, cramps, overeating, headaches (to include migraines), dizziness, fainting and palpitations. Sleep may be disturbed with problems with acne or hives. ...Read more

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Trying to conceive. Period started 4 days early with no cramping (Which are usually unbearable). Now 4th day into period unbearable cramps begin. Why?

Trying to conceive. Period started 4 days early with no cramping (Which are usually unbearable). Now 4th day into period unbearable cramps begin. Why?

Not sure why you: have such terrible cramps, but if you had pregnancy symptoms before, you may be having a miscarriage. There is very little distinction between miscarriage and menstrual pain except for the level of pain and timing as well as degree of bleeding. I would go get checked out by healthcare provider ASAP. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more