The pain is caused by menstrual cramps when the muscles of the uterus go into spasm in order to expel its contents at period time.
What does MC stand for?
MC stands for Menstrual Cramps
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- Memory Configuration (computer memory)
- Memory Controller
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- Menninger Clinic (Houston, TX)
- Mennonite Conference
- Mensis Currentis (of Current Month)
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Conditions that benefit from acupuncture include neck pain, menstrual cramps, migraines, carpal tunnel syndrome and kidney stones.
OonaPMS1 combats the physical and psychological symptoms of PMS by using herbs to balance certain hormones that can mitigate the onset of PMS, while OonaPMS2 uses a proprietary cramp bark extract to alleviate menstrual cramps.
It's the best medication for menstrual cramps," says Ob/Gyn Dr.
The new link "contributes to mounting evidence that passive smoking is associated with adverse reproductive outcomes" and is consistent with studies finding that smokers are more likely than nonsmokers to suffer from menstrual cramps, Chen notes.
Teen-agers may like using oral contraceptives because they can alleviate menstrual cramps or acne, but many young patients find the dosing schedule nearly impossible to maintain, Bacon warned.