From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Dysmenorrhea (also referred to menstrual cramps) is pain during menstruation. It happens less than three days after the menstruation starts. The pain is usually in the pelvis or lower abdomen.[1][2] Side effects can be diarrhea and nausea.

References[change | change source]

  1. McKenna KA, Fogleman CD (August 2021). "Dysmenorrhea". Am Fam Physician. 104 (2): 164–170. PMID 34383437.
  2. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (Jan 2015). "FAQ046 Dynsmenorrhea: Painful Periods" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on 27 June 2015. Retrieved 26 June 2015.