The main symptom is lower tummy cramps and pain either experienced as intense spasms or at times a dull constant pain. Such pain may spread to other parts of the body including the hips, lower back or thighs.

Associated symptoms may include:

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Tiredness
  • Nausea
  • Feeling faint
  • Diarrhoea

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Authored Dec 22, 2017 by Joseph Issac, MPharm
Reviewed Dec 04, 2018 by Prabjeet Saundh, MPharm