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How does Midol PMS help relieve the pain and discomfort of menstruation?

The combination of medications in Midol PMS work together to treat the pain and discomfort of menstruation and pre-menstrual symptoms. Acetaminophen (a pain reliever and fever reducer) can decrease the severity of headaches, muscle aches, backaches, and cramps. Pamabrom (a water pill or diuretic) increases urination to reduce bloating and water retention/weight gain. Pyrilamine (an antihistamine) possesses a local anesthetic activity and exerts a mild analgesic action.

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