Painful Ovulation (Mittelschmerz) Topic Guide

Painful Ovulation (Mittelschmerz) Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments Painful Ovulation (Mittelschmerz) Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments: Painful ovulation (mittelschmerz) is the pain that occurs during ovulation. Pain with ovulation may occur on one side of the lower abdomen, midway between menstrual periods, pain can occur every month and may last from a few hours to 2-3 days. Treatment for pain during ovulation include OTC anti-inflammatory drugs and prescription birth control pills.

Painful Ovulation (Mittelschmerz) Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

ketoprofen Ketoprofen

Ketoprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is used to treat pain or inflammation caused by arthritis...learn more »

naproxen Naproxen

Naproxen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)...learn more »

ibuprofen Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)...learn more »