Menstrual Pain

Menstrual Pain

Advil® Menstrual Pain provides non-drowsy relief of tough period cramps, headaches and backaches for up to six hours.

Advil® Menstrual Pain for relief of period pains


Advil® Menstrual Pain targets the cause of menstrual cramps and discomfort to provide relief of all your period pains. Its non-drowsy formula is caffeine-free and antihistamine-free, and comes in an easy to swallow tablet. When period pain strikes, choose Advil®, the brand OB/GYNs recommend for menstrual pain more than Midol® or Pamprin®.

Look for it with menstrual pain relievers or in the feminine care aisle.

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Remember: pain is manageable—so it should not prevent you from doing the things you enjoy.

What causes menstrual cramps?

Menstrual pain is the crampy, lower abdominal pain that starts during menstrual bleeding and slowly gets better over the next 12-72 hours. Primary menstrual pain is caused by an increase in certain types of pain producing chemicals, and can be relieved with over-the-counter medicines. Menstrual pain occurs in many women, however, compared to any ordinary pain, it can get in the way of your daily activities and affect your quality of life. To better understand menstrual pain, let’s go through the step-by-step process that causes it:

Looking for menstrual cramp relief? Try these:

  • Adjust Your Diet
  • Exercise & Stretching
  • Massages
  • Heat Therapy
  • Over-the-Counter Medicines

Learn More About Treating Menstrual Pain