Dysmenorrhoea commonly called painful menses, painful periods or menstrual cramps is pain during menstruation. There is pain in the lower abdomen sometimes spreading to lower back and upper thighs. These can start right before or during a woman’s period.
Other symptoms include
- Nausea or vomiting
- Headache or migraine
- Mood swings or irritability
- Heavy periods
- Irregular periods
- Bleeding between periods
- Vaginal discharge
Positive Homeopathy’s SPECIALITY in dealing with Dysmenorrhoea/Painful menses:
Numerous homeopathic remedies can help control pain and even prevent menstrual cramps. Some act locally ease cramps only. While other constitutional remedies target the root cause of dysmenorrhoea. These medicines provide comprehensive treatment by eliminating menstrual cramps and restoring the whole body balance.
There are two main causes of period pain:
Primary dysmenorrhea and endometriosis. … The body reacts to these lesions with inflammation and an attempt to cover it with scar tissue, and one of the most common symptoms is severe menstrual cramps. Left untreated, it can cause infertility.
Frequently Asked Questions
what is Dysmenorrhoea?
Dysmenorrhoea is the term used to describe painful periods. Normal menstruation that happens to be painful is known as primary dysmenorrhoea. Period pain caused by certain reproductive disorders, such as endometriosis or fibroids, is known as secondary dysmenorrhoea.
Why my period is so painful?
Period pain happens when the muscles in the uterus contract or tighten. Women who experience painful periods may have higher levels of prostaglandins a natural body chemical that causes contractions of the uterus, bowel and blood vessels. Period pain is the most common cause of pelvic pain.