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A 29-year-old female asked:

I had heavy bleeding between period last week. given progesterone for 7 days but bleeding started again today and it's dark brown blood with clots?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Lots of options: There are multiple medical options. Hormonal treatments such as birth control pills, Progesterone treatments and the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud are effective reversible treatments that will help many people. There is also a drug called Lysteda that contains no hormones which will help others. If you are done having children discuss the option of an endometrial ablation. I prefer genesys hta for ablations.

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Last updated Jun 30, 2014

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