I have been having leg and knee pain for years, no dr. could tell me why. My pain became constant and disabling. I almost quit working because the pain became so serve. They tagged me with fibro, but I never really believe that leg pain was due to fibro. My menstrual cycle was pretty much like clock work, but looking back now, it was changing. It became heavy and a bit more often. Just over a year ago my dr. put me on 90 day birth control to correct the heaviness. With this I was able to track my pain, it became timely. I am now figuring my leg pain has always been due to my menstrual system/blood flow. My cycle is now every three months, thanks to the B-control pills And when the cycle gets close that's when my serve leg pains begin. Although during the other times if I over due it, on my legs too much or on cement floors I will have leg pains. A lot of the pain does come at night while I try to sleep, I have found that Vic's vapor rub works for me. If I wake up in pain I rub the vic's all around my knees, soon I fall back asleep. Hope this helps others, as it has been a battle for me, with no help in answers. I now can tell about when the pain will occur and I can mentally tell my self the pain will be gone for awhile in a week or so. Love to all and May God Bless You.View Thread
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