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Forum Name: Gynecology

Question: painful!!!!!!!

 tinksplace - Fri May 20, 2005 5:15 pm

*cries* this month my period is horrible. i took 2tylenol extra strength pills and they not much effect.*wails*anybody know a good medicine i can hurts. it doesnt hurt bad every month just some. i used to be on the depo but came off after 2 years on and off.i felt it was unatural.sometimes my period can also be really heavy.[most months]. nasty stuff. :cry: :cry: :cry: any advice apprecaited.
 Theresa Jones, RN - Sat May 21, 2005 1:37 pm

User avatar Hi tinksplace,
If extra strength tylenol hasn't worked well for you, have you tried any of the NSAID's such as Ibuprofen or naproxen? Sometimes what works well for one person may not work as well for another. You may want to give one of the medications above a try to see if they are more effective.

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