Zinc treatment prevents dysmenorrhea.

@article{Eby2007ZincTP,
  title={Zinc treatment prevents dysmenorrhea.},
  author={George A. Eby},
  journal={Medical hypotheses},
  year={2007},
  volume={69 2},
  pages={
          297-301
        }
}
Primary dysmenorrhea, menstrual cramps in otherwise well women, produces mild to debilitating cramping of the uterus. More than half, and by some estimates 90% of all American women experience menstrual cramps during the first several days of menstruation. About one in ten women are unable to perform their normal routine for one to three days each menstrual cycle due to severe uterine cramping. Although the uterus contracts and relaxes routinely, during menstruation the contractions are much… CONTINUE READING

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