The following Conditions are related to Cramping

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  • Endometrial ablation

    Unfortunately, there is no cure or medication for endometrial ablation. The treatment is meant to fix problems with the uterus that cause heavy bleeding, and it usually does so for a period of time. After that time period has passed, though, the symptoms may return, and you may have to get another endometrial ablation.First and foremost, talk to your doctor about what kind of pain management options they can offer.  Read More

  • Endometriosis

    Endometriosis is a lifelong condition, so it is important to develop a plan to manage it based on the extent of the disease, severity of pain and potential plans for pregnancy. Since it is a chronic disease, it cannot be cured, but there are options for different types of medications to ease endometriosis painHormone TherapyBecause hormones cause endometriosis patches to go through a cycle similar to th  Read More

  • Menstrual cramps

    To ease your menstrual cramps, your health care provider might recommend: 1. Pain medications: Over-the-counter pain relievers, such as ibuprofen (Advil,) or naproxen sodium (Aleve), at regular doses starting the day before you expect your period to begin can help control the pain of cramps. Prescription nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs also are available. 2. Hormonal birth control: Oral birth con  Read More

  • Ovarian cysts

    If you have ovarian cysts, there is no cure. However, there are some medications that can help to manage the pain and discomfort of your symptoms.It's important to see a doctor who can properly diagnose them and begin treatment as soon as possible. Your doctor may also recommend that you take over-the-counter pain relievers like ibuprofen or acetaminophen to help ease your discomfort while they work on finding the  Read More

  • Placenta previa

    Placenta previa is a problem during pregnancy when the placenta completely or partially covers the opening of the uterus (cervix). It can result in bleeding during the pregnancy or during or after delivery.1. Changes in the uterus and placenta during pregnancy may lead to the problem of correcting on its own. If it doesn't, the baby is delivered by cesarean section.2. If the placenta previa resolves, the pati  Read More