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Pain management for menstrual cramps, pimples - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
User :   how will i get to know that u r specialised in wt?
User :   so that i can ask my questions
Doctor :   I am a General Practitioner
Doctor :   I believe I can help you within my expertise and If required I shall recommend a specialist.
User :   ok..
Doctor :   please go ahead with your query
User :   i get severe stomach pain during my periods.. even i cant do any of my can i overcome this
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when are you having this problem?
User :   may be 5 years
Doctor :   ok
User :   to 6 years
Doctor :   are your periods regular?
User :   ya
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   the most common cause is excess of hormones
Doctor :   that is not a serious problem
User :   but for me it is
Doctor :   you need to exercise regularly
Doctor :   Get adequate rest.
Doctor :   especially during the first 2 days
Doctor :   if you dont move around, the pain will be less
Doctor :   if the pain is unbearable
Doctor :   then you can take tab. meftal spas
Doctor :   one tab after food
User :   i take bral
Doctor :   any pain killer is good
Doctor :   ibuprofen can also be taken
User :   i take nearly 2 tablets for 2 days
User :   is it ok
Doctor :   but they should be taken after food
Doctor :   try to restrict to one tab per day
Doctor :   regular exercise during the normal time
Doctor :   helps reduce the pain in many
User : taking tablet is the only solution
Doctor :   if the cramping is very unbearable then you may have to take hormone supplements
Doctor :   as advised by a gynaecologist
User :   ok
Doctor :   massage, yoga and meditation have been found to help in some
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 0000 please confirm your details
User :   i also start getting pimples just before 7 to 8 days before my periods...once it s over it vanishes
User :   ya
Doctor :   that is also due to hormonal fluctuations
User :   wt should i do?
Doctor :   you can use benzoyl peroxide
Doctor :   or calamine lotion
Doctor :   a few days before
Doctor :   menses
Doctor :   twice a day
User :   wts bezoyl peroxide? where will i get n how to use
Doctor :   that is a chemical used for acne
Doctor :   it can be found in medical stores
Doctor :   anything else?
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done
User :   how should i use it
Doctor :   it should be applied twice a day
User :   on full face of locally
Doctor :   on full face as these prevent acne
Doctor :   dont stop it
User :   during night?
User :   daily?
Doctor :   morning and evening
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   ya
User :   ok tnx
Doctor :   bye for now
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