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Blood Flow Period
Used pull out method jan 20. Since jan 24 got brown discharge, on&off light blood flow period due jan 31 but still have brown discharge. Pregnant?
Pull out "method"?: We used to call the withdrawal method: "pregnancy planning! " the best way to see if you are pregnant is to take a pregnancy test. Follow this up with a good talk with your doctor - about a reliable form of birth control to use in the future. Nobody needs to add this kind of stress to their lives! Lgromkomd. ...Read more
Nausea, dizzy, light pink spotting now light blood flow. Period should start in 5 days. Always regular/neverspotted could this be ib?
Pink blood: You can be pregnant. You should get otc pregnancy test, and follow up with your ob/gyn. ...Read more
I had sex the past 3 days and noticed it was painful at some points of intercourse; the next day blood flow started. Period isn't due for next 9 days?
Need more info: Any indication of something untoward like pain. Blood flow etc during intercourse should alert you to see your physician especially if this has never happened before. "Murphy's Law" says that if anything can go wrong it will. ...Read more
Does masterbation causes heavy blood flow during period and extend it for more then 1 week? Also does it cause any hormonal imbalance.
Can a person have a one day implantation bleeding (a light pink blood when wiping only) next day have a red blood flow like period? Never happen before
Sometimes: Implantation bleeding varies for everyone. Bright red bleeding doesn't exclude it as a possibility. ...Read more
I am experiencing less blood flow in period from last 2 month but I am having stomach cramp that I had usually I have been here since 6 month. Is everything normal I gained 6kg in 6 moth with no hard core exercise. But my tummy start bulging out.
Pregnant?: Have you had a pregnancy test yet? You could still have some bleeding while pregnant. ...Read more
Many things!: Menstrual flow can be altered by a large number of things. Increased blood flow can be due to fibroids, adenomyosis, endometriosis, bleeding/clotting problems, and uterine polyps, increased estrogen, and MANY OTHER things. Be sure to follow-up with your OB/GYN or primary care physician if you are experiencing changes in menstrual bleeding. ...Read more
Is it normal for the blood flow during a period to go from lighter to heavier and to lighter again thorought the period?
Blood: Blood is blood. Slight variations are normal and expected ...Read more
BCP: Yes, you can use birth control pills. ...Read more
Should I count the 1st day of my period from when I have brown discharge (usually 2-4 days) or when I have red blood? I am ttc. I usually have about 1-4 days of light flow brown discharge immediately preceding my red blood flow during my period. I am fa
Typically: You want day 1 as first day of full red flow. ...Read more
I haven't had sex in 2 months I have fooled around since then. September 2nd dark brown spotting no blood flow yet last period aug 8, pregnant?
If you last had: Intercourse two months ago and have had a normal period since then, you should not be pregnant. Dark brown spotting is most likely old blood - so this may just be some preliminary bleeding. ...Read more
5 mos ago one of my ovaries was removed. I now have painful cramps and heavy blood flow during my period. Also, sex causes me to bleed. Why?
Hello mam, I have been here since 6 month and I am experiencing less blood flow during my period from last 3 month. Usually I had 4-6 days MC period but now its1-2 days with less blood flow and my tummy start bulging out and I have gain 6 kg in 6 month.
When counting days for period calender. Brownish discharge after blood flow also counted as period day?
It depends on how: Long you bleed. The follicular cycle begins with the first day of your cycle and ends the day before you have an LH surge. Normally 14 days after you start bleeding. Brown discharge can be blood clots that don't slough off until after you have stopped bleeding. It is important to know why you are counting your cycle days. A test for the LH surge is more accurate. ...Read more
What does it mean when your period blood flow amount changes to lighter where you have to "push" the blood out to have period?
Nothing: There is nothing abnormal about that. Pushing is called "valsalva." It tightens the muscles. ...Read more
Is there a correlation between the intensity of a woman's period blood flow and the moodiness she exhibits during it?
Hymen: It would allow for more flow to be seen, but over a shorter period of time. ...Read more
Is there a relationship between the intensity of a woman's period blood flow and the moodiness she exhibits during it?
PMS moods: All females have some level of mood fluctuation irritability associated with the menses.The mood symptoms severity usually lasts 4-5 days just before the cycle. Its because of estrogen Progesterone level changes impact serotonin (the mood chemical in brain) if it's too severe medications really help discuss with your pcp or a psychiatrist. Good luck. ...Read more
On day 5 of period. Blood flow is lighter bit still bright red. Could I be pregnant or miscarrying?
Hard to guess: It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly. One can test about 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or about 1 week after starting a "weird" period. An Ob-Gyn doctor can evaluate, if any worrisome symptoms. ...Read more
Let me explain:
This is simply blood from the lining of your womb that has been present for a day or two before being passed and so which looks darker than the usual fresher blood.
This may come and go, but unless you get any other new symptoms linked to your period – in which case tell your doctor – then I would leave things alone here. ...Read more
Thick bright red gooey blood no constant flow had period 20 days ago sharp pains in abdomen had period on time same time for 9 years what is wrong?
Heavy?: If using > a pad or tampon per hour get seen. ...Read more
Does waiting for the period to come make it go late? And does 3 days of blood flow and 2 light days are considered a period after 25 days late?
No direct control: You have no direct control over your period, so you can't make it come earlier. A late period, may or may not be longer than usual. ...Read more
I have been bleeding for 3 weeks now, first week, abnormally lite blood flow but dark in color2nd week was more blood. Less again now. Is this period?
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 for more information on this topic.
http://www. Nichd. Nih. Gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes. Aspx
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more