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What Helps Bloating During Ovulation
Progesterone : During ovulation a small cyst ruptures and releases the egg. There is usually fluid and blood released too. This may cause bloating and pain. Progesterone levels rise and stay high for 2 weeks. This leads to some of the pms symptoms like bloating, fluid retention, constipation, and others. If the symptoms pass it is likely related to ovulation. If not you should see you provider. ...Read more
Hormonal Suppression: If these symptoms are always happening during ovulation (mid-cycle), it may be worth considering hormonal control and the prevention of ovulation using oral contraceptive/birth control pills continuously (skipping periods and only using active pills). Bloating tends to occur from the release of Progesterone that occurs when you ovulate. ...Read more
Why do I get severe pain & bloating during the time I should be ovulating. It lasts about 36hrs. It hurts to walk, sit, bend. & at times debilitating?
Hormones: You have a hormonal surge when you ovulate, and apparently you have an untoward side effect from it as described by your symptoms. Check with your gyn dr. And they may be able to help. ...Read more
i had intercorse without protection, during my ovulation and two days after i was feeling cramps and bloating and,,lasted for 2 days can i be pregna?
Yes: Whenever you have unprotected intercourse, you are at risk for pregnancy. Usually a urine test will not show you are pregnant until time for your next period. If symptoms continue, see your doctor and get checked, a blood pregnancy test can be positive within a week or so of conception. ...Read more
Light pink discharge during ovulation then brownish for a couple of days. Now it is watery clear discharge with bloating, fatigue and cramps. Pregnant?
Possibly: A home pregnancy test will confirm your symptoms in a matter of minutes. The tests are accurate and fast. If not pregnant, consider repeating in a couple of days if you've missed your period. Otherwise, some Ibuprofen can help with cramping. Clear discharge from vagina is normal. ...Read more
During ovulation, breasts very sore and swolen, bloating...Menstruation extremely sore and can't walk straight because of pain. What can I do about it?
Many options pill #1: Remember, ovulation is around the middle of the cycle, around day #14 if the cycle. Then, compounded by severe menstrual pain, first line treatment is the birth control pill. A workup may reveal an enlarged uterus making pain more significant. There are surgical options if having a baby is complete. Do you sleep well at night, have headaches, back pain and/ or panic attacks? ...Read more