Cyclic breast pain

Causes of Cyclic breast pain

Breast pain is usually linked to periods Symptoms of breast pain caused by periods:

  • dull, heavy or aching pain - from mild to very bad
  • pain that begins up to 2 weeks before a period, gets worse and then goes away ...
... More Causes of Cyclic breast pain »

Differential Diagnosis of Cyclic breast pain

Breast pain not linked to periods Sometimes breast pain is caused by:

... Diagnosis of Cyclic breast pain »

Treatments for Cyclic breast pain

Breast pain is usually linked to periods How to ease the pain yourself You can:

  • take paracetamol or ibuprofen, or rub painkilling gel on your breasts
  • wear a properly fitted bra during the day and a soft bra to sleep ...
... Treatment for Cyclic breast pain »
   •   •   •

Note: This site is for informational purposes only and is not medical advice. See your doctor or other qualified medical professional for all your medical needs.