Menstrual Cramps--How to cope with them? - Page 2 - Mothering Forums

View Poll Results: What are your menstrual cramps like and what do you do for them?
I don't get menstrual cramps. 6 46.15%
My menstrual cramps are mild. 11 84.62%
My menstrual cramps are moderate. 29 100.00%
My menstrual cramps are severe. 23 100.00%
The pain is so bad that I sometimes vomit. 12 92.31%
The pain is so bad that I sometimes pass out. 4 30.77%
I take painkillers during my period for the cramps. 40 100.00%
I take "the pill" or other medication to control the pain. 6 46.15%
I use heat to ease the cramps. 35 100.00%
I take dietary supplements to help prevent menstrual cramps (please specify). 9 69.23%
I take herbs to ease the pain (please specify). 7 53.85%
I have modified my diet to prevent menstrual cramps (please specify). 5 38.46%
Other (please specify). 10 76.92%
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no pain to mention, very light very light bleeding. i love red raspberry leaf. i give all credit to rrl.

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