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When your breast pain is severe enough to interfere with your lifestyle and when it occurs for more than a few days each month, you may be treated with medications. Before treatment is begun, document the frequency and severity of your pain on a daily basis for at least one to two menstrual cycles. This pain diary will also help check your response to treatment.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 5/27/2014
M Ruby Alvi, MD, CCFP, MHSc
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