A 18-year-old female asked:
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i missed my period for a month and when i got it i had more blood flow than usual and now am feel sick to my stomach. is that normal with late periods?

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Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
Absolutely: When you skip a period, the inside lining of the uterus builds up. And in that extra time is grows thicker and so when you finally get your period it can be 2-3x more heavy. And with extra bleeding comes more pain. But if there is any chance of being pregnant it is important to c heck
Answered on Oct 7, 2014

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Pregnancy test: You should do a pregnancy test to exclude pregnancy. If you are not pregnant, don't worry. It's not uncommon to miss a menstrual period.
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