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What is the cause of sore breasts and itchy nipples of flutters in the abdomen n cramping since I'm on the implanon over a year what is the reason.

Nexplanon. Nexplanon contains only Progesterone. Breast tenderness is not a common side effect of Progesterone only methods. I would investigate other causes. Common causes of breast tenderness include weight changes, dietary changes, cysts, hormonal fluctuations, ill fitting bras and changes in exercise pattens. A breast exam is the next step. Read more...

I have missed my period last month and now this month I been cramping. And having sore breasts, and sometimes spotting. And having nipple pain.

Missed period. If you are sexually active please take a home pregnancy test. If you are not , you may just have a skipped period which is very common and with your symptoms your next period may be on the way. Take care! Read more...

For the past 6 months or so, I have been experiencing extremely sore breasts. Due to a hysteroctomy 17 years ago, I don't have a menstrual cycle. What could be causing the pain in my breasts?

Fibrocystic changes. Although you are not having a menstrual period, you are experiencing fibrocystic changes (especially if this occurs in both breasts). This is common. The pain can be aggravated by caffeine intake, hormone intake and stress. Decreasing all of these can help relieve the pain. Make sure you have had a mammogram and the results are negative. Become familiar with breast changes with breast self exam. Read more...

My breasts have been tender for over a week now. How long are they tender for before the menstrual cycle?

IT VARIES!! Tenderness is a rare sign of cancer. It is usually related to changes in the breast tissues relating to menses. Some women have pain much more of the time. These women might consider cutting down (or out) caffeine and possibly taking vitamin e tablets. Read more...

I had sex during my last menstural cycle & my breasts have been tender since, what could cause this?

Breast Pain. Some common causes of breast pain include but are not limited to pregnancy, hormonal changes during ones menstrual cycle, caffeine, trauma, fibrocystic changes. You should consult your physician he may consider some testing such as sonogram or mammogram. Read more...
Minor trauma! If there was any breast manipulation during sex, your already-tender and slightly swollen breasts may have had minor bruising, causing the symptoms you now note. I see this during breast surgery on my patients having or just around their cycles--more pain, bruising, inflammation, etc. So any activity (such as sex) that can cause minor breast trauma can end up being more symptomatic than usual! Read more...