A 47-year-old member asked:
What is usual menstrual period like?
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Obstetrics and Gynecology 47 years experience
Varies: Normal periods last 3 to 5 days you may use of 4 to 5 pads or tampons on days 2 to 4 and less after that.
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Last updated Oct 23, 2017
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