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Table 6 Proportion (%) of women with GI symptoms during menses, comparing those with or without fatigue

From: Gastrointestinal symptoms before and during menses in healthy women

  Fatigue
Yes No P value
  (n = 48) (n = 107)  
Primary GI symptoms % %  
  Abdominal pain 61 49 0.197
  Diarrhea 34 23 0.113
  Nausea 19 10 0.168
  Constipation 13 6 0.179
  Vomiting 5 0 0.054
  Any primary symptom 72 66 0.478
  Multiple (≥2) primary symptoms 41 21 0.010
Secondary GI symptoms % %  
  Bloating 63 39 0.003
  Pelvic pain 58 34 0.004
  1. Bolded p value denotes p < 0.05.