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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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    Suggest medication for menstrual cramps

I have been having what feels like menstral cramps for over a month I have missed oct and jans period! Not knowing if this is one in the same I also have been having a bad pain in right lower abdoman worse when having to go to the bathroom from pushing I have also been feeling pain in my lower back kinda where kidneys are! I have a obgyn apt on Wednesday. I also feel as if iam not have a normal bm not enough for what I eat
Wed, 22 Jan 2014
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Hello ma'am and welcome.

You could reauest for an over-the-counter medication containing the active ingredients Dicyclomine hydrochloride and mefenamic acid.

But please be informed, like all medications normally do, this medication also has its side effects, although minor.

Hope this helps.

Best wishes.
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