What are other good menstrual cramp medicines besides midol and tylenol?

Answer Motrin 200mg. OTC....You can take 3-4 every 6 hours, which is equivalant to a 600mg or an 800mg prescription strength.If your menses are regular, start a day before you are due, and continue for t... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What are other good menstrual cramp medicines b...

Is it okay to take daytime cough medicine and menstrual relief together?

Check the active ingredients for acetaminophen. Do not exceed 4,000 mg in one day.Too much acetaminophen will destroy your liver.Too much ibuprofen won't hurt you.

My 13 y/o has terrible menstrual cramps - she cannot take Motrin or any other NSAIDS, any ideas on relief?

Birth control pills can offer significant relief to women with painful menstrual cramps. They also reduce the amount of blood flow during the period. Less blood loss is helpful in preventing anemia... Read More »

Is anyone aware of any alternatives to "Midol" as an aid to an extremely painful Menstrual Cycle?

I can really sympathize with your friend because I have Endometriosis. It is a female condition that causes extremely painful periods (I mean we are talking labor pain like painful periods) maybe ... Read More »

Is it true that Homoeopathic medicine are more effective than other medicines?

Perhaps you should have asked are they 'as effective' rather than more than. I was on antidepressants for ten years, and a high dose at that. Doctors were no longer talking about me coming off th... Read More »