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What is the best medicine to take for tummy cramps while I am on my period?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Anti-inflammatory

Ibuprofen and other inflammatory medications work well.
Birth control pills can also help. There is a new medication called Lysteda which works really well to decrease the amount of bleeding.

In brief: Anti-inflammatory

Ibuprofen and other inflammatory medications work well.
Birth control pills can also help. There is a new medication called Lysteda which works really well to decrease the amount of bleeding.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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