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Heavy painful periods. Have adenomyosis and endometriosis. Diarrhea and abdominal pain. Side effects?

Hi! i have adenomyosis and endometriosis . My doc put me on Yasmin pills to be used continously as my period were getting heavy and severely painful. However, since ive been on the pill, i started having pain on the side of my body and in the abdomin everyday. I also regularly suffer now from diarrhea and abdominal cramps . What is the reason for this?
Asked On : Thu, 7 Mar 2013
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If the diarrhea and the cramps are related to your menstrual periods, prostaglandin release may be blamed. Persistent pain calls for medical attention and investigation. You should see a specialist and get an abdominal as well as trans-vaginal ultrasound to rule out organ pathology ans also note the extent of endometriosis. You may need to change the pill or withdraw pills until your pain subsides. Please see a gynecologist for further appraisal of the situation. Wish you good health.
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