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What causes my legs to cramp when I am on my period?

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Dr. Andrew Blazar
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Your uterus

If the cramps are in both thighs (upper legs), they are most likely referred from your uterus Aleve (naproxen) or similar medicine should help.

In brief: Your uterus

If the cramps are in both thighs (upper legs), they are most likely referred from your uterus Aleve (naproxen) or similar medicine should help.
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