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What causes bloating during ovulation?

What causes 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

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Ovulation (Definition)

Ovulation is the act of the ovary releasing the egg after it has been hormonally prepared, to be ...Read more


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Is bloating normal during ovulation? If so, what's the reason for it?

Is bloating normal during ovulation? If so, what's the reason for it?

Can be: Many women feel different things after ovulation. The hormone responsible is progesterone. Some women feel no symptoms others feel many. However, usually when people are monitoring their cycles the symptoms get more noticeable. ...Read more

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Pelvic pain and bloating during ovulation, help?

Pelvic pain and bloating during ovulation, help?

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

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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?

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

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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

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Light pink discharge during ovulation then brownish for a couple of days. Now it is watery clear discharge with bloating, fatigue and cramps. Pregnant?

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

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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?

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

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How long after ovulation does bloating last?

Highly variable: It varies from cycle to cycle and certainly between one woman to the next. ...Read more

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Are slight nausea, pain and bloating signs of ovulation?

Possibly: If the pain is lower abdominal and in mid-cycle in could represent ovulation. Usually, it will be on one side or the other of the lower abdomen. ...Read more

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Are slight nausea and bloating good signs of ovulation?

Are slight nausea and bloating good signs of ovulation?

Can happen to some.: As ovulation approaches some women do experience bloating & nausea. ...Read more

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Are slight nausea and bloating some of the signs of ovulation?

Are slight nausea and bloating some of the signs of ovulation?

Yes: These are very common symptoms of ovulation. The key in attributing these symptoms to this is tracking the regularity of the discomfort and the time it lasts. Ovulation pain and these other symptoms will rarely last more than 24-36 hours and tends to be very predictable at midcycle. ...Read more

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Does ovulation cause fatigue and bloating?

Does ovulation cause fatigue and bloating?

FATIGUE EVAL: Ovulation can cause fatigue. You need full EXAM AND labs. CBC/CMP/B12/FOLATE /TFTS/VITD/CRP//SED RATE//IRON STUDIES/LYME TITERS. Start a. Gluten free diet Wholeapproach. Com gutbliss. Com. And high potency vitamins. Rejuvenation-science. Com Then review results if no firm diagnosis is made, a sleep study may be necessary many subtle sleep disorders cause Fatigue ...Read more

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Unusual bloating days after ovulation, possible conception?

Pregnancy test: If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. The best time will be after you miss your period. ...Read more

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Frequent urination and bloating due to ovulation. Is there any way to deal with these annoying conditions?

Frequent urination and bloating due to ovulation. Is there any way to deal with these annoying conditions?

Suggestion: Frequent urination is not caused by or related to ovulation; I suggest strongly you look for another problem/reason to find a fix. Good luck. ...Read more

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I feel pain in lower back and a bit of bloating. I am in my ovulating days. Could it just be ovulation or should I worry about uti?

I feel pain in lower back and a bit of bloating. I am in my ovulating days. Could it just be ovulation or should I worry about uti?

Ovulation: Sounds like it's related to ovulation. That would be an odd presentation for uti, usually burning with urination and need to go badly/suddenly are associated with uti. ...Read more

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Dull side pains around ovulation time every mnth. Bloating & gassy? Confused? Actively trying for baby #2 for a yr now.

Normal symptoms: Your symptoms sound fairly normal or at least not worrisome. Ovulation can cause side pain and the hormones at ovulation can cause bloating and gas. You should get pregnant in a year so perhaps you should see a fertility specialist about that. Overall the symptoms are a bother but not serious. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I'm on pill but I feel I have ovulation. I know it can't come but I have pain, bloating, similar discharge 1-2 wks after period. How can I check it?

I'm on pill but I feel I have ovulation. I know it can't come but I have pain, bloating, similar discharge 1-2 wks after period. How can I check it?

Not ovulation: If you are on birth control pills then you are not ovulating assuming you have been taking them correctly. I would see an Obgyn to evaluate your abnormal discharge, pain and bloating ...Read more

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Bloating since last saturday, little cramps from time to time, excessive discharge (clear) and today is my ovulation day. Had no sex at all. Pregnant?

No: The only way you can become pregnant is by exposure to sperm. If you have had no exposure, you cannot be pregnant. You can have a very normal snotty discharge around the time of ovulatioin. This is not abnormal. ...Read more

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How long do ovulation cramps and bloating last when u take Clomid (clomiphene) cd 2-6 I have had two surges one tues-wed. ..And again sat-sun. Cd10-11 &cd13-14?

How long do ovulation cramps and bloating last when u take Clomid (clomiphene) cd 2-6 I have had two surges one tues-wed. ..And again sat-sun. Cd10-11 &cd13-14?

Not correct: It is not possible to have 2 different surges. One of them was not correct. Or you may have pcos and have elevated lh levels all the time. Bloating should only last 1-2 days. ...Read more

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Sex 11 d lmp, next day usual bloating and light cramps as if ovulating, then started light/medium spotting orange/red for a week now. What could it be?

Sex 11 d lmp, next day usual bloating and light cramps as if ovulating, then started light/medium spotting orange/red for a week now. What could it be?

Irregular bleeding: 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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Having mild cramps, bloating and gas between periods could that be just ovulation?

Cramps maybe: Some cramps with ovulation are common but not gas or bloating. Those are signs of progesterone, characteristic of CD-20 or later. The bloating is increase bowel gas and may be interpreted by the patient as "gas." Progesterone worsens insulin resistance and in the luteal phase, carbohydrate intake is greater, creating more bowel gas. When 27feet of bowel increases diameter bloating occurs. ...Read more

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I ovulated on Wednesday the 21st. I had sex Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. I have had bad cramps, gas and bloating since then?

I ovulated on Wednesday the 21st. I had sex Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. I have had bad cramps, gas and bloating since then?

Non-specific: Those symptoms are non-specific. A pregnancy would be unlikely to give you symptoms like that this soon and are most likely unrelated to intercourse. Best wishes! ...Read more

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I am trying to conceive and I have a lot of gas and bloating. I am currently 5 days past ovulation. Is it ok to take gas x while trying to conceive?

I am trying to conceive and I have a lot of gas and bloating. I am currently 5 days past ovulation. Is it ok to take gas x while trying to conceive?

Yes u can.: Simethicone which is the active medication in gas-x is not absorbed.
Just don't take it beyond the maximum advised as it can cause diarrhoea. Hope this helps. ...Read more