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How long does the ovulation pain last?

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Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine
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In brief: Shortlived

Ovulation pain typically lasts for 1 day.
It is short lived and dissipates fairly quickly.

In brief: Shortlived

Ovulation pain typically lasts for 1 day.
It is short lived and dissipates fairly quickly.
Dr. Victor Beshay
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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine

In brief: A few days

Pain related directly to ovulation, sometimes called mittelschmerz, ' is usually only a few days.
Obviously there is personal variability, but one or two days is very common. There can be pain indirectly related to ovulation or not related at all that might make pain go on longer. I suggest if pain lasts longer than about 4 days checking with a doctor may be helpful.

In brief: A few days

Pain related directly to ovulation, sometimes called mittelschmerz, ' is usually only a few days.
Obviously there is personal variability, but one or two days is very common. There can be pain indirectly related to ovulation or not related at all that might make pain go on longer. I suggest if pain lasts longer than about 4 days checking with a doctor may be helpful.
Dr. Gerard Honore
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