Top
10
Doctor insights on: What Is The Best Treatment For Breast Tenderness

Share
1

1
What is the treatment for breast tenderness after a partial lavh?

What is the treatment for breast tenderness after a partial  lavh?

May not be related: By partial, I am assuming they left your ovaries. Did you have breast tenderness with your periods before. Does the tenderness come and go or is it all of the time.? Both breasts? The skin or deep in the tissue? ...Read more

Dr. Regina Hampton
458 doctors shared insights

Breast Tenderness (Definition)

Your breasts may provide the first signs to you that you are pregnant. Women's breasts often get extremely tender and begin increasing in size very early in pregnancy. These changes are preparing you for breastfeeding. The size may increase throughout the first 3 months of pregnancy. It is important to wear a bra that fits and supports your breasts throughout your pregnancy. Your nipples and areolas (the darker skin around the nipples) will darken early in pregnancy. By weeks 12-14, you may start leaking colostrum from your breasts. Colostrum is a fluid made up of water, proteins, minerals, and antibodies that you will feed your baby for the first few days ...Read more


2

2
How can I stop breast tenderness if I don't breastfeed?

How can I stop breast tenderness if I don't breastfeed?

Pump and dump: Pumping may relieve some of the pressure. Additionally, use of nsaids like Motrin may help with the discomfort. Of course, there is always the concern that the more you pump, the more you make. Consult with your ob/gyn about long term treatment options. ...Read more

3

3
Since breast tenderness is caused by hormones, won't sex help alleviate it, or not?

Since breast tenderness is caused by hormones, won't sex help alleviate it, or not?

Breast tenderness: Probably not caused by hormones. Sex won't make it better or worse, but will take your mind off of it. Have fun, and check w/ your doctor. ...Read more

4

4
I used to have breast tenderness before my period but I don't have it any more is it ok?

I used to have breast tenderness before my period but I don't have it any more is it ok?

Its OK: Your breasts change throughout your life. How they respond to the hormonal changes of your menstrual cycle will also vary. I wouldn't worry about a lack of breast pain. That is a good thing! Best wishes! ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
What should I do to relieve breast tenderness?

What should I do to relieve breast tenderness?

Fibrocystic changes: You could have fibrocystic changes. This is the most common cause of breast pain. It can be aggravated by caffeine, stress, menstrual cycle and hormonal supplements. If you are over 40, then you should have a mammogram and ultrasound. Please get evaluated by a breast specialist. ...Read more

6

6
Why could cause breast tenderness on 1 side only?

Why could cause breast tenderness on 1 side only?

Cause only onre side: Depending on the cause, it might only effect one side. ...Read more

7

7
Is breast tenderness very painful? What causes it?

Is breast tenderness very painful? What causes it?

It can be: Tenderness means pain during touching.. Pain is hard to measure..Every person has a certain threshold.What is painful to me may not be to you.Yes, it can be very painful and ther are many causes such as infection, injury during menses, new growth, wearing tight misfit bra.Etc............. ...Read more

8

8
What is the cause of breast tenderness and is it normal?

What is the cause of breast tenderness and is it normal?

Fibrocystic changes: You could have fibrocystic changes. This is the most common cause of breast pain. It can be aggravated by caffeine, stress, menstrual cycle and hormonal supplements. If you are over 40, then you should have a mammogram and ultrasound. Please get evaluated by a breast specialist. This can be normal for some women. ...Read more

9

9
Does adivert cause breast tenderness?

Does adivert cause breast tenderness?

Check spelling: Checkout the spelling of your medication. The closest medication i can relate would be antivert, (meclizine) which is usually pervert ago. And I am not familiar with that causing breast tenderness. ...Read more

10

10
What are the causes of constant breast tenderness and soreness?

What are the causes of constant breast tenderness and soreness?

Fibrocystic changes: You could have fibrocystic changes. This is the most common cause of breast pain. It can be aggravated by caffeine, stress, menstrual cycle and hormonal supplements. If you are over 40, then you should have a mammogram and ultrasound. Please get evaluated by a breast specialist. ...Read more