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I am having my period right now. I normally don't have bad cramps or pain with it, but I am now. Bad low back pain, bad cramping, and bad pain on t?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: Periods can vary.

Dysmenorrhea Tx: NSAID’s, SSRI’s, hormone meds, OTC meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for dysmenorrhea.
Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt.

In brief: Periods can vary.

Dysmenorrhea Tx: NSAID’s, SSRI’s, hormone meds, OTC meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for dysmenorrhea.
Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Cramping

Cramping can vary at different times in life.
How old are you? Any chance you were pregnant? Diet choice can affect cramping: milk/dairy, gluten, carbs can make cramping worse for some women. Consult with us to help resolve this.

In brief: Cramping

Cramping can vary at different times in life.
How old are you? Any chance you were pregnant? Diet choice can affect cramping: milk/dairy, gluten, carbs can make cramping worse for some women. Consult with us to help resolve this.
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
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In brief: If you are

Sexually active this could be a sign that you have a pelvic infection

In brief: If you are

Sexually active this could be a sign that you have a pelvic infection
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