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  • Posted By: Lil'Gemz
  • March 5, 2008
  • 06:59 PM

Hi, was wondering if anyone could help, i have the following symptoms.

Lower right abdominal pain
Chest Pain
Bleeding every second week (for 2-3days)
Peeing often but no pain
Right lower back pain
sore head
losing weight slowly

the above come and go, never constant pain....

i have said to doc about the bleeding etc and he said its my hormones or my pill! i have been on this "mini pill" for over a year and not had a period in two years due to having the contraception injection and then the mini pill. Then all of a sudden the above has happened..

hope someone and help me with this. :(:confused::confused::confused:

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  • I think it is the pill causing your symptoms, please get off of the hormone therapy and give yourself a couple of months to get back to normal. If you are still having the pain then I recommend an ultrasound to rule out ovarian cysts or fibroids. Consider trying acupuncture to help regulate your periods and manage your other symptoms. Best wishesDOM
    acuann 3,080 Replies Flag this Response
  • Not sure what it could be. You might try an endocrinologist to see if your adrenal function is okay. This is kind of a stretch/stab in the dark, but it's possible that the more frequent periods (menorrhagia) could be from ovarian failure; and the fatigue, frequent urination, headaches, and weight loss are from adrenal insufficiency. Together this might be Schmidt's syndrome...But it really sounds like you need to go to a doctor who can figure your symptoms out.Good Luck! Sorry you don't feel well.
    Anonymous 42,789 Replies Flag this Response
  • thanks for your comments, I am off to the doctors on Tuesday, its the earliest I could get in. the back pain is getting worse and the bleeding is heavier....feeling really exhausted and tired, though I have not even done anything. im a childminder and its wearing me out...:(
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