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What do you for cramps?

I get really bad cramps and was wondering what everyone else does for them?

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Asked by Anonymous at 11:33 AM on Oct. 12, 2008 in Health

Answers (7)
  • Tylenol, heating pad and nice warm bath. :)

    Answer by raybell at 11:35 AM on Oct. 12, 2008

  • raybell couldn't have said it better =]

    Answer by caitxrawks at 11:42 AM on Oct. 12, 2008

  • I take aleve.

    Answer by teri4lance at 11:47 AM on Oct. 12, 2008

  • Heating pad...and I eat fruit all day.

    Answer by keyaziz at 1:01 PM on Oct. 12, 2008

  • any reasons on why you eat fruit all day?

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:10 PM on Oct. 12, 2008

  • I start taking ibuprofen a day or so before my period is due. Sometimes, if you can start treating the pain before it hits, you won't even feel any cramps at all.

    Answer by CookieMom108 at 2:10 PM on Oct. 12, 2008

  • Aleve, but even then sometimes the cramps over power it. I have found what makes them go away the fastest is laying on my side with my arm across my stomach pushing down on it, kind of curled up in a ball. Or if I'm out in public and don't have that option, I will either use my arms to push on my stomach or pick up my daughter and have her sit on it.

    Answer by lilbit837 at 11:28 PM on Oct. 12, 2008

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