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Sore nipples: If the sore nipples are not because you are nursing your baby. Please seek consultation from a physician who specializes in the treatment of breasts. In rare cases there could be an infection, or very rare a type of breast cancer. Please don't worry, i'm just giving answers if you are not actively breast feeding. If the other notable physicians remedies don't seem to help. Please reconsult. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My friend who is a virgin , and is 20 has extremely sore nipples , what are some causes and at home treatments?
Several causes.: Might be hormonal more than anything else. For something bad ( cancer) to happen and affect both nipples at the same time would be extremely unlikely. But an elevated prolactin can do this ( many medicines can do this, ie. Meclopropamide), and a low thyroid will also elevate prolactin levels. Finally, if you are using a new detergent for your bra, this might causes some reaction. ...Read more
See GYN: I would suggest seeing your Gynecologist. Treatment for breast pain depends on the underlying cause. Treatment for breast pain may include warm compresses, antibiotics, and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications for pain. Surgery may be required to remove a breast lump or tumor. In a nursing mother, a breast pump may reduce breast engorgement. ...Read more
I had 2 abnormal period one was aug 25 and the next one was sept.16 both stayed on for 3 or for day and was very light today I have sore nipples and cramps what could it be?
3-4 weeks is normal : Most women will have a cycle every 21-35 days so 8/25-9/16 is not that abnormal. Depending on your age and fertility plans there are lots of treatment options. Birth control pills can regulate your cycle. Mirena iuds can minimize your periods. Lysteda is a great new hormone free drug used to stop heavy periods. ...Read more
Okay well im on the implanon and I have sore nipples, stomach pains on and off not to much i throw up a lot and I have white creamy like discharge?
Lots of reasons: This could be from the changing hormone levels that occur during your menstrual cycle (very common). It could also be irritation from a bra you wore that day. It can also be irritation from a certain soap or even a skin infection. If you can't relate it directly to something irritating/menstruation, you should discuss it with your doctor. ...Read more
Get help: There are several ways you can fix this, but the one thing not to do is to just wait and hope it will get better. A lactation consultant or nurse or doctor can help. If you are sore and cracked, it will cause you pain and put you are risk for infection! try allowing the nipple to air dry with some breast milk on them after feeds and review the baby's latch on position carefully. Good luck! ...Read more
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