Breast pain causes
Many things can lead to breast pain—from natural changes in your hormones to medications to medical conditions. Usually, the cause of your breast pain isn’t serious and can be easily managed at home. But sometimes, breast pain can be caused by a condition that requires medical care, like an infection or injury. Your doctor can help pinpoint the cause of your breast pain, but below is a breakdown of the most common reasons why people experience breast pain, including hormonal changes, breast injuries, breastfeeding, infections, medications and fibrocystic breast changes.