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A 34-year-old female asked:

Last month i had light periods and spotting between periods and then periods started early with a heavy follow. tampons full in two hours. today is my 3rd day of bleeding heavy. anything to worry about? extremely tensed?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD. Consult this site. http://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes.aspx
Last updated Jun 20, 2021

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