Why do i have diarrhea when i get my period?

Answer The body retains excess water during the menstral cycle, which causes diarrhea, bloating, swelling, and tension. It's normal, and recommended that you drink lots of fluids to prevent dehydration.

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Girls, do you sometimes have diarrhea right before and during your period?

I can definately relate to this one. I found a link that gives a little (not much) reasoning behind it.

HELP why does my period give me EXPLOSIVE diarrhea?

This is not a common symptom of a period... The best the doctor would be able to do us give you medication for diarrhea, however the medication is usually antibiotics.So the doctor might not give y... Read More »

Diarrhea for a long period of time.. has anyone ever had this?

Ah go to the doctors you might just have IBS - Irritable bowel syndrome. I've got it as well, for the past 2 days I've been suffering from diarrhoea and then my bowel movement changes. Gas is usual... Read More »

Are diarrhea and period-like cramping signs of labour?

Yes, definitely. Many women describe early labour as period-like cramping.