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Old 08-29-2006, 05:27 PM   #1
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bad cramps still?

Hi,
I know that I am going through menopause. I didn't have a period for 8 months, then I got it back very lightly. I haven't now had a period for 6 and a
1/2 months. The last 3 days, I have had bad cramps. I was wondering if anyone going through menopause still gets bad cramps, with no period? I had a gyne visit yesterday and was cramping real bad when he came in. I asked him if he could tell if I was going to menstruate. He said it didn't look like it. I was relieved, because this time I want to be completely done, but am still concerned about the cramping. Thanks! (p.s. I'm almost 50)

 
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Old 08-30-2006, 06:12 PM   #2
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Re: bad cramps still?

I have had cramping with no period. I also get alot of ovary pain on both sides. I have read many posts from women with the problem, cramping but no period. Maybe the uterus is still contracting like you are having a period, but there is no longer any flow. What did your doctor say? I think he would have ordered further tests if he was concerned. My heating pad is my best friend! I am on the pill so I am still having periods, but before I started on the pill I had several times when I had those phantom periods, cramping but no flow. I think they are pretty common. Hang in there. Ann

 
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Old 09-02-2006, 08:53 PM   #3
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Re: bad cramps still?

I haven't had a period for 6 months -- for days now I have menstrual cramps on and off -- sometimes worse than others. Mydol doesn't help -- I just figured that out -- I should have taken the advil -- it works betters. Anyway, anyone else out there with NO flow , but definitely the cramps?

 
Old 09-03-2006, 01:00 PM   #4
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Re: bad cramps still?

Well, I've had terrible cramps for a whole week now! And my period is in full swing! Darn, and after no period for 6 1/2 months, I was hoping that I was done! Anyone have bad cramps with their period that seem to stay forever, while in menopause? I'm assuming that this is normal, but when I was regular, every 28 days, I never had this bad of cramps or for this long!

 
Old 09-04-2006, 03:03 AM   #5
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Re: bad cramps still?

i have posted about this before, i am having constant ovary and period pain even when i am not having a period, evry doc i have asked dont seem to understand what the problem is.

 
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