Cramping and breast tenderness on day 20 of cycle?

Hormonal response. most likely secondary to a late LH surge with progesterone response. Use Advil or Aleve (naproxen) if not allergic and monitor your cycles.

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Age 41, on combined BC 10 ys, started new pack 24 h late aft. 7-d break (took 2 p on day 2), unprotected sex on missed day, cramps since that day, breast tenderness started on 10th day after intercourse, symptoms of preg so soon or I'm just paranoid?

Paranoid. Most likely, you are not pregnant. I would chalk these symptoms up to stress, virus, or something minor. There should be no issue with missing one day of pills. I'm not sure about the cramps nor breast tenderness, but suffice it to say: just wait for your next period to indicate your system has "reset." Read more...

42.5 years old. Regular menses;24-25 day average. 6 days late. Lwr back / abdomen cramps. Breast tenderness. Tests both negative. Is it premenopause?

Late period. Could be anovulatory cycle or irregular ovulation, unlikely for pregnancy if the test was negative. This is not normal but it happens often and is generally not to worry. You can see a doctor anytime but it's also okay to wait up to 1 additional cycle to see if the period comes. Good wishes. Read more...

Is it normal to have cramping and breast tenderness after period?

Yes. Yes is common and normal for most women. This is due to fibrocystic changes that occur due to natural hormonal changes that occur. You can see other posts on fibrocystic breasts. Read more...

Do birth control pills make you have cramping and breast tenderness?

Breast tenderness. Breast tenderness is common, especially when starting. Cramping is not though constant mild generalized fullnes is more frequent. Both improve with long use but another form of birth control is often a better choice at age 41. Read more...

Are cramps and breast tenderness a week before expected period abnormal?

Premenstrual syndrom. Having cramps and breast tenderness before menses can be a normal premenstrual occurrence esp if it occurs monthly and is resolved at the onset or just after the start of flow. Read more...

Bright pink when I wipe but not I my under wears but I feel lower back cramp and right breast tenderness?

Period. You didn't mention when it was time for your period. Bleeding, cramping and tenderness in the breasts are all menstrual signs. If it's not time for your period then you could have some breakthrough bleeding which is common. If continues and bothers you, can consider seeing ob/gyn for birth control to regulate cycle. If mass or lump in breast see doctor right away for exam. Read more...