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What does it mean when you have cramps after your period?

What does it mean when you have cramps after your period?

Not related to perio: It means there is a different cause of the cramps than your periods and if it persists you should consult your doctor. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you're having cramps after your period

What does it mean if you're having cramps after your period

Uterus is contractin: The uterus is still contracting and you may have some cramps after your period before the uterus calms down and becomes quiescent. Take ibuprofen for pain relief. Warm compresses may also help Best wishes Dr M ...Read more

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What does it mean to have cramps a week after period ends ?

What does it mean to have cramps a week after period ends ?

See detailed answer: Infection or an abnormal pregnancy must be ruled out. Other pelvic conditions such as endometriosis are less likely at your age. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you get mikd cramps after your period? Does it mean you're pregnant?

What does it mean when you get mikd cramps after your period? Does it mean you're pregnant?

Not pregnant: If you had a period and the cramping occurs a few days afterwards then you obviously are not pregnant. the mild cramping could be of uterine or intestinal origin. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have cramps off and on a week before your period & tender heavy breast. Could this mean pregnancy?

What does it mean to have cramps off and on a week before your period & tender heavy breast. Could this mean pregnancy?

Not really but: You can always simply check a home test. Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. ...Read more

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If you got cramps before your period, what does that mean?

If you got cramps before your period, what does that mean?

Normal: Menstrual cramps are a way that your body signals ovulation is going to happen. It can be normal they can be very painful if they are very painful you could get on some anti-inflammatories such as naprosyn (naproxen) if your periods are not regular you may want to have an exam with your doctor. Have a nice day. ...Read more

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Having your period and after having cramps what does it mean?

Having your period and after having cramps what does it mean?

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. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have cramps but your not on your period?

What does it mean when you have cramps but your not on your period?

Other causes: There are many other causes for abdominal cramps that include some gastrointestinal, pelvic inflammatory and genitourinary disorders ...Read more

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If your getting cramps does it mean that your period is coming soon?

If your getting cramps does it mean that your period is coming soon?

Usually, not always: It can definitely indicate that your period is going to start, but unfortunately, cramps or pelvic pain are 'non-specific' symptoms, and can indicate many things. Can't say for sure that this time it's due to menses. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have cramps but you're not on your period?

What does it mean when you have cramps but you're not on your period?

Check with your doc: This is unusual. May be a stomach or intestinal problem. Have it checked. ...Read more

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