A 33-year-old male asked:
I just want to ask what cause of execessive menstration and how to cure it?
3 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 28 years experience
See a doctor: You should be evaluated for anemia due to excessive blood loss, medical or hormonal conditions such as low thyroid function, and structural conditions including endometriosis or cancer. If this has been going on for a month, as you've stated, then you've waited long enough, by anyone's standards. See a doctor.
5.5k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Many causes: Local causes from uterus and ovarian problems and then systemic problems like low thyroid hormone level in the body from undersecre. Thyroid ( thyroid gland is influenced by another gland in brain ) called pituritary gland. Pituitary gland when destroyed by less blood supply , cysts, tumors close to it cause low thyroid function .Common ones are uterine, ovarian and thyroid ones.Pl see your gyn.Doc.
5.5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Mostly hormonal: This is most often caused by hormonal imbalances. You should see your doctor to have it evaluated and make sure nothing more serious is going on as it can also be caused by benign tumors called fibroids and more rarely by uterine cancers. Most of the time it is hormonal imbalance but a checkup is required to rule out the others and make sure you are getting the proper care.
5.5k viewsReviewed Sep 16, 2019
Last updated Sep 16, 2019
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.