I get terrible period pains all the time. It often starts like an ache in my left side and becomes a sharp stabbing pain which spreads to the centre. I can find no comfort and often find myself pacing the room or curled in a ball. I feel nauseous, faint and not to mention in agony. Not only the pain but my periods have gotten much heavier. Now I am using the highest absorbancy tampons and changing them every few hours. Im also incredibly bloated all the time, if that means anything. Im 6 feet tall and weigh 143lbs, so its very noticable.
Please, is this something I will have to deal with forever, can I do anything? Could there be an underlying issue? Please help
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Your symptoms of severe pain and abnormal bleeding could indicate possible endometriosis.
Discuss your symptoms with your healthcare provider/gynecologist and get thorough examination and investigations done to find out the cause. Once the underlying cause is made out, appropriate treatment can be started for your symptom relief.
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