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Left breast Pain any1 have any idea???

(11 Posts)
PainForLife Sat 20-Oct-12 19:27:53

it's been a week now & I have been having terrible stabbing/sharp pain in my left breast. no other symptom like discharge or fever. does feel heavy like there is water retention & really sore. I normally take .tramadol daily & would have this would be enough to help with the pain but it doesn't seem to even touch it.

any1 experience this at all??? need suggestions to get through the weekend!

I'll b seeing my G.P on Monday hopefully about it.

WitchOfEndor Sat 20-Oct-12 19:34:58

Are you bfing? Can you feel any lumps?

PainForLife Sat 20-Oct-12 19:53:19

no not bfeeding & can't feel any lump o_O

WitchOfEndor Sun 21-Oct-12 11:38:39

Hmmm, no idea but hopefully someone else will be along soon

PainForLife Sun 21-Oct-12 18:33:13

I've just drowned myself in tramadol - it seems to have worked. will see G.P tomorrow hopefully tonight will be pain free.

orangeflutie Sun 21-Oct-12 18:36:22

I get this every month about two weeks before my period, although not as severe as you describe it.

Do you have a mirena coil? I found I had much more noticeable left breast pain when I had one.

PainForLife Sun 21-Oct-12 23:34:21

no dnt have a coil dnt use any contraception as not been in a relationship for over 2 yrs now! had my period about a week ago so I know it's not related to that. been reading up on it & I think it may be fibromyalgia but bcos I suffer from other illnesses am not sure as my symptoms could be overlapping.

Popumpkin Sun 21-Oct-12 23:39:20

Interestingly, I have left breast pain too! confused

Mine started about the time my mum passed away though (4 weeks ago), so am wondering if it's stress related? I'm seeing my GP about something else on Wednesday so will mention it then.

Would be interesting to know what your GP thinks is causing yours though OP, and hope it can be easily sorted out smile.

PainForLife Mon 22-Oct-12 14:10:22

poppumpkin - so sorry to hear about your mum! stress can play a major part in a lot of illnesses so u may find dat is d case wid u.

so no lady Dr till Wednesday sad so luks lyk a couple of days wait. pain is a little better today I think d tramadol's r working smile

PainForLife Wed 31-Oct-12 19:56:47

so my G.P has just put it down to lack of vitamin D & stress. I've been told to continue with tramadol for now!

PainForLife Wed 31-Oct-12 19:57:52

so my G.P has just put it down to lack of vitamin D & stress. I've been told to continue with tramadol for now!

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