Is it normal that I have tender breasts a week or a few days before my 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.

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Sore back heavy lumpy tender breasts for 6 weeks had a period which was a week long normally only 3 days also seen my doc?

Sex and period. It is possible you were pregnant but miscarried. Still, it is common to skip a period occasionally and the lining would be thicker than normal and cause the heavier bleeding. You should also track your periods for a while to see how often it occurs again. If it does, i'd talk to your doctor about possible conditions contributing to this. Read more...

Is it normal to get tender breasts 11 days before your period?

Breast tenderness. Breast tenderness is a common symptom in women before their periods. The hormones estrogen and progesterone vary throughout the menstrual cycle, and these changing levels can cause breast tenderness for some women. Read more...
It is common. It is not uncommon for some tender breasts a few weeks before period. When you ovulate and there is a change in the hormones some tenderness can occur. If the period is severe or does not disappear after your period follow up with provider. Read more...

Is it normal for tender breasts a little over a week before your period//?

PMS. Premenstrual syndrome can involve a variety of symptoms, including breast tenderness, nausea, diarrhea, cramps, and many others. The thought is the significant hormone changes that are occuring that will lead to having a period. So, yes, this can be normal but if there are new changes or concerns you should seek the care of your personal physician to evaluate. Read more...

Is it normal to have sore, tender breasts even though your period was over a week ago?

Fibrocystic changes. You could have fibrocystic changes. This is the most common cause of breast pain. It can be aggravated by caffeine, stress, menstrual cycle and hormonal supplements. If you are over 40, then you should have a mammogram and ultrasound. Please get evaluated by a breast specialist. Read more...