More on Treatment of Cyclical Breast Pain
How good is your knowledge about cyclical breast pain treatment? If you read our articles regularly, you will know about how to treat breast pain and also how to treat cyclical breast pain in general.
In this recent article, we will write further about treatment of cyclical breast pain. In the previous article, we have written about suggestions to ease the pain, such as:
- Reduce caffeine intake and chocolate
- Avoid alcoholic beverages
- Increase the consumption of fresh fruits and vegetables
- Take a regular exercise to maintain a proper weight
- Wear correctly fitting and well supporting bra
- Relaxation therapy
- Therapy which promotes well-being
You may also try evening primrose oil which contains gamolenic acid (GLA) under your doctor’s supervision.
In this recent article, we provide you with information about the use of anti-inflammatory medicines and surgery as treatment of cyclical breast pain.
Several studies have proven the effectiveness of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory painkillers, such as ibuprofen to ease cyclical breast pain. These medicines are mostly effective in gels or cream applied directly to the affected area on the breast. The medicines can be consumed in tablet form too.
Nevertheless, you have to consult with your doctor and/or health care professional about the correct dose, how long you should take the medicine and all possible side effects of the medicines. You better do this especially if you suffer with stomach ulcers or asthma.
Your doctor will recommend surgery as the last choice of treatment for cyclical breast pain.
Surgery will not be recommended unless there are no other ways to treat the pain. Therefore, if your breast pain has not improved and your severe pain continues so that your daily life is being disturbed, surgery may be suggested.
Surgery is considered only in extreme conditions to develop your quality of life and your doctor will discuss with you before making a surgery decision.
In the upcoming article, we will write further about the use hormone drugs for cyclical breast pain treatment.
You should consult with your doctor and other health care professionals to get a better knowledge and information about Treatment of Cyclical Breast Pain.
Kindly bear in mind, this article is not solely intended as the only source of information about Treatment of Cyclical Breast Pain.