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I have upper stomach pains on my period. Not just normal cramps. Feels like gastritis. What could this be?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics

In brief: GERD

You may have gakstroesophageal reflux.
Seek help from your doctor.

In brief: GERD

You may have gakstroesophageal reflux.
Seek help from your doctor.
Dr. Oscar Novick
Dr. Oscar Novick
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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Painful periods

There are multiple options for painful periods.
Hormonal treatments such as birth control pills, Progesterone treatments and the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud are effective reversible treatments that will help many people. There is also a drug called Lysteda that contains no hormones which will help others. Ibuprofen helps with cramping.

In brief: Painful periods

There are multiple options for painful periods.
Hormonal treatments such as birth control pills, Progesterone treatments and the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud are effective reversible treatments that will help many people. There is also a drug called Lysteda that contains no hormones which will help others. Ibuprofen helps with cramping.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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