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Why is my lower abdominal in pain?

By Anonymous May 31, 2012 - 12:44pm
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I had unprotected sex on May 6 and took plan b pill the next day which was only about 14 hrs then i had my period earlier than usual when i was suppose to get it around the 20's well i stopped by period before but 2-3 days later i noticed some spotting(light pink) which lasted about 2 days and almost a week after that i am having lower abdominal pain and i am kind of constipated... can you please help i am concerned about this?

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Hello Anonymous,

Constipation can cause lower abdominal pain. The pain usually comes and goes in waves.

There are many organs in the abdomen. Pain in the lower abdomen can originate from the appendix, small and large intestines or the ovaries.

Try adding more fiber to your diet and drink at least eight 8 ounce glasses of water each day to relieve the constipation. If your bowels do not return to normal and you continue to experience lower abdominal pain, consult your physician.


May 31, 2012 - 4:39pm
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Anonymous (reply to Maryann Gromisch RN)

Thanks for the advice it did help me i am now relieved(:
hopefully thats all there is to it and nothing more serious

May 31, 2012 - 6:02pm
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