All females experience periods every month and it is normal. The body may go through different changes during periods. During this time, some females may feel pain in the lower abdomen. The menstrual pain often makes life miserable and considering period pain relief is the right option. Here is what treatment for menstrual pain Dubai is like.
Please continue reading to learn more about it.
Menstruation and Menstrual Pain
Menstrual pain, painful periods, or dysmenorrhea refers to a mild or severe pain females experience during menstruation. It is sometimes termed as menstrual cramps and its location is the lower abdomen.
This particular pain begins as the periods start and lasts for two or three days. A little pain may not cause a big problem but mild to severe pain can really interrupt daily life and be incredibly life-limiting! For such period pain relief, the Euromed Clinic Center offers the latest techniques.
Here are the main causes of menstrual pain in Dubai.
Causes of Painful Periods
In most of the cases, the person does not have identifiable menstrual periods. The women with the following are more at risk of having period pain.
- Irregular periods
- Never had a baby
- Smoking cigarettes
- Less than 20-year age
- Puberty age is less than 11
- Heavy bleeding during periods
- Family history of painful periods
Besides the above reasons, prostaglandin (a hormone) often causes muscle contractions in the uterus that expel the lining. The person feels pain due to these contractions. The following medical conditions can also cause painful menstrual periods:
- Cervical stenosis
- Fibroids in the uterus
- Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
- Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
Right Time to Consult a Doctor
If the menstrual pain is interfering with your ability to live your life, it may be time to talk to your gynecologist. Talk to your doctor about your symptoms and if you experience any of the following:
- Passing blood clots
- Pelvic pain when not menstruating
- Continuing pain after IUD placement
- At least three painful menstrual periods
- Cramping accompanied by diarrhea and nausea
The pelvic pain can be a sign of infection as well. If an infection goes untreated, it can cause a major damage to the pelvic organ. If a person experiences the following symptoms, she should consult a doctor because these signs indicate the presence of an infection:
- Severe pelvic pain
- Foul-smelling vaginal discharge
- Sudden pain (especially for pregnant women)
Diagnosing the Condition
You will book an appointment and directly speak to one of our doctors. The doctor will first check your medical history to find out if there has been a similar issue in the past. The doctor will also ask questions about the menstrual cycle. The physical examination will also be performed to see if there are physical symptoms as well.
In some cases, the doctor may ask the patient to undergo one of the following imaging tests.
- CT scan
Some doctors may order laparoscopy if it is required. During this test, the surgeon makes incisions into the abdomen. A fiber-optic tube having a camera at the end will be inserted inside the abdominal cavity.
Treatment for Menstrual Pain
Though this pain lasts for two to three days, the person may suffer a lot during these days. Due to this reason, the person must seek help from one of our experts for a quick period pain relief. For females facing menstrual pain in Dubai, we have been a great help.
The experts at the Euromed Clinic Center Dubai have different ways to solve this problem. In general, doctors use the following methods to treat period pain:
- Pain Relievers: The doctor may prescribe over-the-counter pain relievers such as ibuprofen or naproxen sodium.
- Antidepressants: The doctors often prescribe antidepressants to reduce the mood swings problem due to period pain.
- Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs): The doctor may consider prescribing nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs such as Tylenol.
Are you experiencing menstrual pain? Please book an appointment and learn more about it.
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If you are regularly suffering from severe pain during your periods and want to get rid of it, the experts at the Euromed Clinic Center Dubai have a perfect solution for you. Please feel free to get in touch with us if you need to learn more.
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