Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

is it normal to pee a lot during your period

A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia McNally
8 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not normal: Unless you are drinking a lot more fluids, increased urination could be a sign of a bladder infection. Now if you pee a lot after every period and it ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Normal: I would say that urinary frequency during your menstrual period is not at all unusual. It is common to retain significant amounts of fluid during the ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Possible...: Some change in usual voiding patter around period does happen to some. Personal repetitive experience will confirm if this occurs to you. If so, that ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristie Paris
38 years experience Radiation Oncology
Normal: Yes, with your normal cycle you tend to retain some fluids, then with the start of your cycle you elimenate the fluids.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
A normal variant: Some women do.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: You may have a urinary tract infection, so please get evaluated for the same.
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Can be: Colon has estrogen receptors so can be affected by hormonal changes during the month.
4
4 thanks
A female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Not normal.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Yes, in some women: Various bowel movement changes happen throughout the menstrual cycle, related to the different levels of various hormones. The prostaglandins, chemica ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
That certainly can: Happen. Especially if you have been lying down for a while and then get up.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
You can: If you are worried your doc can check a urinalysis to make sure it looks normal.
3
3 thanks
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
No it's not.: Get checked for urinary tract infection, diabetes etc. Take care!
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
17 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: There can be changes that happen to the gastrointestinal tract during pregnancy such as frequent stooling, which are hormone driven.
1
1 thank
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milroy Samuel
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Some women will have a lot of discharge which may be normal for them. In general though excessive discharge should be evaluated.
1
1 thank
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Seek care from your doctor. You should not have to suffer through that each cycle.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. J Ricardo Loret De Mola
32 years experience Fertility Medicine
Yes: Some patients experience all sorts of symptoms during ovulation and around/during menstruation and diarrhea may be one of them. Also body other is inf ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Possible: The breaking of the hymen in a virgin will cause bleeding.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Past history: At age 45 you have had many menstrual cycles. Compare what you are experiencing now to what you have experienced in the past. If you feel something is ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erinn Huffman
10 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Likely normal: Vaginal discharge changes throughout the menstrual cycle based on the changing hormones throughout the month. It can change from white to clear to sti ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. HUGH Melnick
48 years experience Fertility Medicine
NOT REALLY: Burning after any type of sex or with urination is not normal. You should see your doctor for an exam and urine test.
2
2 thanks
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia ii, do, ms
20 years experience Geriatrics
Yes: Yes, but should return to normal afterwards.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month