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A 21-year-old female asked:

hi i've been having my period for acleast 3weeks now the only symptoms i get is cramps the 1st 2 days but a other than that it's a normal flow it went?

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Dr. Jeffrey Levine
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Menorrhagia: Periods lasting longer than eight days is not normal (Menorrhagia). Please seek medical attention for an evaluation.

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When my period ends, it starts again 2 or so days after. Is that normal?

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My period was 3 days late now that I got my period it was only 2 days long.. Is this normal?

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