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Should I be worried about the severity of my period cramps? They are so bad to where only a vicodin can control it. The pain wraps around to my back.
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Dr. Michael Flax
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Maybe, see your Dr.
Depending on your age and the number of chilren you have, there could be a number of causes.
A few causes are: primary dysmenorrhea(painful periods) can often be treated with birth control pills. Endometriosis can be treated with numerous drugs including hormones or a drug called luron. Adenomyosis usually treated with hysterectomy fibroids can be treated with removal, lupron, (leuprolide) or hysterectomyy.

In brief: Maybe, see your Dr.
Depending on your age and the number of chilren you have, there could be a number of causes.
A few causes are: primary dysmenorrhea(painful periods) can often be treated with birth control pills. Endometriosis can be treated with numerous drugs including hormones or a drug called luron. Adenomyosis usually treated with hysterectomy fibroids can be treated with removal, lupron, (leuprolide) or hysterectomyy.
Dr. Michael Flax
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Dr. Michael Parr
Addiction Medicine
In brief: Seek help
This would be a good time to see your md for an updated evaluation, and advice regarding medication.

In brief: Seek help
This would be a good time to see your md for an updated evaluation, and advice regarding medication.
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