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Doctor insights on: What Can Cause Cramping In The Lower Abdomen

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What can cause cramping in the lower abdomen if I have no uti?

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What can cause cramping in the lower abdomen if I have no uti?

Spasms: You can have bladder spasms or uterine spasms or it could be intestinal problems, nes to be checked.

Lower Abdomen (Definition)

The lower abdomen is the area below the umbilicus (belly button) from one side of the abdomen ...Read more


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What can cause cramping in lower abdomen and nasuea?

What can cause cramping in lower abdomen and nasuea?

Bother in the Belly: Abdominal cramping and nausea usually occur in response to a "stretch" of the internal cavity of the intestinal wall; commonly from gas or very hard stool. In women ovulation can cause similar symptoms. An associated fever could indicate viral, bacterial or parasitic infection depending on your travel and consumption history. If you have unintended weight loss or bowel changes seek an exam.

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What can cause severe, dull, aching pain, and cramping in the lower abdomen?

What can cause severe, dull, aching pain, and cramping in the lower abdomen?

Ovarian, bladder: The severe, dull, aching pain and cramping pains in the abdomen are often associated with bladder infections. This could also be related to causes affecting uterus and ovaries such as ovarian cysts and fibroid of the uterus. If you have family history of kidney and bladder stones, consider that as well. Visit with your doctor is in order.

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Whenever I run I get bad cramps on my lower abdomen. What may be the cause?

Whenever I run I get bad cramps on my lower abdomen. What may be the cause?

No warm up: Lack of warm up and stretching could be very harmful to the muscle. running will build up lactic acid in the unprepared muscle and cause pain.you need adequate warm up and stretching could prevent that

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Bad cramping in lower abdomen. 16th day of cycle and currently on nuvaring. What can be the cause?

Bad cramping in lower abdomen. 16th day of cycle and currently on nuvaring. What can be the cause?

? Ovulation: Ovulation is possible on the Nuvaring, you may be going through mid cycle symptoms, however, if these persist, contact your health care provider

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Horribel debilitating mentrual cramps in my lower abdomen and back and leg cramps so bad that it cause bowel problems and vomting?

Horribel debilitating mentrual cramps in my lower abdomen and back and leg cramps so bad that it cause bowel problems and vomting?

You need GYN eval: To find out why sx's are so severe. 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

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What can cause cramps in my lower abdomen, lower back pain, and numbness in the legs at the same time?

What can cause cramps in my lower abdomen, lower back pain, and numbness in the legs at the same time?

Several issues: See a back surgeon and get examined and have this corrected. The sooner you go the better the chances for full recovery. If you ignore nerve damage too long it may be too late for complete reversal. Best wishes.

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I am on a new and stronger birth control is cramping in the lower abdomen normal for the first month?

I am on a new and stronger birth control is cramping in the lower abdomen normal for the first month?

Possibly,: With change in BCP, one might experience more PMS symptoms or cramping during menstruation, but if cramping is continuing all month, then I would recommend looking for another cause.

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Small cramping in my lower abdomen, what could it be?

Small cramping in my lower abdomen, what could it be?

Just about: Anything. Your symptom is too vague for me to give you accurate information. Onset, location, radiation, duration, associated symptoms, aggravating factors, relieving factors are important to include in your description, in order to be as accurate or at least narrow the possibilities as much as possible.

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How come I get cramps in my lower abdomen after I masturbate?

How come I get cramps in my lower abdomen after I masturbate?

Muscle contractions: Orgasm involves contraction of the muscles of the vagina, but sometimes also of the wall of the uterus. In some women this can feel like mild cramping.

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How come I get cramps in my lower abdomen when my tampon is full?

Swelling: When your tampon is full, the vagina (which is made of elastic tissue) is stretching and the stretch receptors in the vagina can cause cramping and an achy type of pain. While this is common, it is annoying. There's no harm that you're doing, rather it's just a sign that you need to change the tampon. Hope that helps!

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What is causing this on and off cramping and pain in my lower abdomen? Female, 32

What is causing this on and off cramping and pain in my lower abdomen? Female, 32

Lots of things: Anything that makes your uterus sore can cause cramping, with or without a menstrual cycle. Infections are common. So is endometriosis. If the problem continues, go see your family doctor.

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I'm experiencing cramps in my lower abdomen and back but I'm only spotting what does this mean?

I'm experiencing cramps in my lower abdomen and back but I'm only spotting what does this mean?

Menstrual cramping: Usually hormonally induced, best relieved with the use of Aleve (naproxen) or Advil (if not allergic to NSAIDS); however I would recommend a GYN pelvic exam and evaluation.

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Whenever I am running at around half a mile I get extremely bad cramps in the lower abdomen. What may this be from?

Whenever I am running at around half a mile I get extremely bad cramps in the lower abdomen. What may this be from?

Stitch: If it is just under your ribcage, it is commonly referred to as a "stitch". It is a spasbm of your diaphragm muscle which you use to breath. Many people press on the area to help it go away. Best to stop and walk until it passes. As you continue to run on a regular basis this should pass. Good Luck. (USAT Level I coach)

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What is causing theses cramps now for the 4th day? Woke up&my back&my thighs r hurting me. Cramps r the worse in my lower abdomen. I can't move. Help!

What is causing theses cramps now for the 4th day? Woke up&my back&my thighs r hurting me. Cramps r the worse in my lower abdomen. I can't move. Help!

Unlikely from a back: Problem and more likely from another reason like gastrointestinal, renal or kidney or reproductive. Even possibility of infection. See your doctor now.