Was told I had ibs, get really bad cramps, lower back pain and nausea during period, could be endometriosis instead?
Sure. Anything is possible. If the pain is linked to your periods/cycles, it is possible.
Before/during my period, I get really bad cramps where it hurts to move, lower back pain, emotional and moody, and it's really heavy.
PMD. ? from 21 yo about Pre-Menstrual Disorder. The symptoms are particularly severe in females w. Hypermobility Syndrome (genetic) wherein hormone Relaxin, secreted by ovaries at this time, further loosens ligaments. Transversus abdominis painful muscle spasm attempts to stabilize pelvis. Cannabis & yoga can help. Avoid Gynecologists speculating about a theoretical disease they call "endometriosis". Read more...
I'm having cramps, low back pain, gassy, peeing a lot, nausea, moody, and bloated. Had a period 2 weeks ago. Could I be pregnant?
Maybe not, but... It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because many of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly. One can test about 3 weeks after sex (when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. An ob-gyn doctor can evaluate any persistent or worrisome symptoms. Read more...