A 33-year-old female asked:
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the 1st & 2nd days of my period i am extremely lightheaded and feel weak. how would i know if i'm losing too much blood on my periods?

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Dr. Karen Butler
21 years experience Family Medicine
Not abnormal: It is not uncommon or abnormal to have heavy bleeding for 2 days or so. During this time hydrate and rest. That will help you if you still feel lightheaded see your doctor to check you over
Answered on Jun 13, 2017
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