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What causes cramps during menstruation? What can I do about my painful periods? Please help.

2 Doctors Answered
What causes cramps during menstruation? What can I do abo...
Causes of cramps- infection, endometriosis, some tumours, physiological (that subsides after pregnancy), abnormalities in hormones and in blood vessels. What you can do- consult gynecologist to reach the diagnosis and treat the specific cause. At your age, most often the cramp subsides in time, after short term treatment.
What causes cramps during menstruation? What can I do abo...
Try using hot water bag. Will relieve pain.
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