Mastalgia is the most common symptom seen in women who had breast imaging, and 70% of
women have breast discomfort at least once in their lives. Mastalgia is characterised as a
feeling of stiffness, discomfort, or pain in one or both breasts. Aims: Observation of
response of treating mastalgia with Evening Primrose Oil (1000 mg BD) and Danazol
(50 mg BD) Methods: The study was conducted in the department of General surgery at
Burdwan Medical College & Hospital (BMCH). The registers of the Surgery Outdoor
Patient Department were crosschecked and the list of all females presenting with
mastalgia treated with Danazol and Evening Primrose Oil in dosage mentioned for this
study, in the period between October 2019 to March 2021 was made . A total 100
women were selected an initial clinical assessment and breast imaging and had maintained a
proper breast pain chart.
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