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What do you do to relieve cramps and headaches?

i know this question has probly already been asked,but any tips always helps. i use pamprin.but it doesnt always help.thanks in advance.

 
luckygirl2000

Asked by luckygirl2000 at 7:07 PM on Jun. 16, 2011 in Health

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  • Midol is great it handles everything and really works for me and my dd.
    I got tired of having really bad PMS, and started taking Evening Primrose Oil (herbal supplements)...it did help me. My monthly rolls around and I have a much easier time. It says right on the bottle it's used for women with PMS. It helped me...others say it doesn't.
    A heating pad is wonderful if you have the time and can lay back with heating pad on lower abdomen. It relaxes the contractions and you'll get some relief but it takes a good 30-45 min to start getting relief for me. Just fyi.
    Hope you feel better...PMS and cramps really are a drag! :-)
    KellyGirl_TX

    Answer by KellyGirl_TX at 7:43 PM on Jun. 16, 2011

  • I take Aleve for cramps, and for a headache I usually take aspirin.
    dwmom2008

    Answer by dwmom2008 at 7:09 PM on Jun. 16, 2011

  • Me, I had a hysterectomy,and never looked back. But, I do know that heat is good for cramps,I used to use our heating pad every month, as for the headache, I really like those quick release Tylenols. Hope you feel better soon.
    cbk_mom3

    Answer by cbk_mom3 at 7:13 PM on Jun. 16, 2011

  • cramp pills
    sassy21176

    Answer by sassy21176 at 1:49 PM on Jun. 17, 2011

  • at kellygirl i couldnt agree more lol. i hate pms.lol.and i always get the worse cramps.and headaches.
    luckygirl2000

    Comment by luckygirl2000 (original poster) at 11:26 PM on Jun. 17, 2011

  • thanks ladies i appreicate all the tips.
    luckygirl2000

    Comment by luckygirl2000 (original poster) at 11:26 PM on Jun. 17, 2011

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