Abstract: Menstrual pain or dysmenorrhea is menstrual which is pain, it reaches a peak within 48 hours to 72 hours. At the girl student has will feel symptom such as weak, pain around under stomach. Menstrual pain is felt by some women, it disturb activity very much. Because of menstrual pain the girl students can not go to scholl. Therefore to decrease menstrual pain by massage effleurage abdomen technics.
Research method: Using Quasy Experiment method with design of non equivalent control group pretest – posttest design by using Independent t – test examine. The sample technique is using purposive samplingtechnique, the number of respondents is 52. Measurement of pain degree by using the NRS (Numeric Rating Scale).
Research Result: Reduce massage effleurage abdomen mean is 2.85 and distraction (listening music) is 1.65.
Conclusion:Massage effleurage abdomen more effective to reduce menstrual pain.
Kode Jurnal: jpkeperawatandd140423