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My 14 yr old sister wants to know if lower back pain during her periods is normal?

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Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine
8 doctors agree

In brief: Quite common

Lower abdominal and low back pain is actually quite common during menstrual flow.
As long as it resolves once the period is over, she should be fine. Motrin/aleve can be quite helpful for such symptoms related to menstrual pain etc...If symptoms are severe, consult doc for eval/treatment. Wish her luck for me.

In brief: Quite common

Lower abdominal and low back pain is actually quite common during menstrual flow.
As long as it resolves once the period is over, she should be fine. Motrin/aleve can be quite helpful for such symptoms related to menstrual pain etc...If symptoms are severe, consult doc for eval/treatment. Wish her luck for me.
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Dr. Richard Rosenthal
Pain Management
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Endometrial pain typically radiates to the back causing low back pain during menstration.

In brief: Yes

Endometrial pain typically radiates to the back causing low back pain during menstration.
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
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