Symptoms can occur a bit differently in each teen. The most common symptoms include:
- Cramping and pain in the lower abdomen
- Low back pain
- Pain spreading down the legs
Other symptoms can include:
Symptoms occur just before
menstrual bleeding starts each month. The pain can last for 1 to 2 days or more. It then
lessens at the end of the period.
Symptoms of secondary menstrual
cramps can start several days before menstrual bleeding starts. The pain may get worse
and last for days, weeks, or longer.
Menstrual symptoms can be like
other health conditions. Make sure you r child sees her healthcare provider for a