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Bright red blood requiring a tampon/pad. Started 5 days after period ended. Has lasted over 6 days and counting.

Bright red blood requiring a tampon/pad. Started 5 days after period ended. Has lasted over 6 days and counting.

Irregular cycle: This is most likely just an irregular period. At 41, it is common to have irregular period cycles and are often part of the 'peri menopause' phase before menopause. Menopause is one full year with no period. Peri-menopause is that transition time and periods often become frequent and / or irregular. Did you do a pregnancy test? Talk to your doctor about starting hormones to help. ...Read more

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Just switched BControl brands, now have bright red:orange blood after period has ended. Is this cause for concern?

Just switched BControl brands, now have bright red:orange blood after period has ended. Is this cause for concern?

Not likely: The color of menstrual blood is not particularly useful. If this occurred after your period you may just be passing the blood left over in the vagina. Monitor and see if it continues over the next cycles. ...Read more

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I'm 19 masturbated cross legs 3 4 times. Once one day after period found tiny drop red blood with lubric. No pain, Hymen tore?

I'm 19 masturbated cross legs 3 4 times. Once one day after period found tiny drop red blood with lubric. No pain, Hymen tore?

It doesn't matter: No. Yes. It doesn't matter. So, ignore the hymen. Usually, only in cases of alleged sexual assault upon girls and women do we physicians engage in the careful examination of hymens, collecting evidence of physical damage to be used later in courts of law. In normal everyday life, people should not be "checking hymens" nor thinking about whether they are broken or not broken. ...Read more

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Red and dark brown blood with dark brown clots and brown stringy clots 2 weeks after period was due what is going on?

Red and dark brown blood with dark brown clots and brown stringy clots 2 weeks after period was due what is going on?

Breakthrough bleed: OLd vaginal blood mixed the vaginal and cervical mucous. As you mature this should normalize. If you are worried you will need a pelvic exam and bacterial culture of the discharge. ...Read more

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Hi I havnt had a period for 8 weeks now I have bright red blood heavy for 5 days and pain one side. Periods normally brown very light 2 days?

Hi I havnt had a period for 8 weeks now I have bright red blood heavy for 5 days and pain one side. Periods normally brown very light 2 days?

Take a test: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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I have had a constant period for 6 weeks. It's reasonably heavy and very painful. The blood is black one day and bright red the next. Any ideas?

I have had a constant period for 6 weeks. It's reasonably heavy and very painful. The blood is black one day and bright red the next. Any ideas?

See a doctor: I recommend seeing a doctor so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more

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Have had light cramps for 2 weeks, today had bright red blood dried in underwear, none when I wiped. One week until period. Implantation? Spotting?

Have had light cramps for 2 weeks, today had bright red blood dried in underwear, none when I wiped. One week until period. Implantation? Spotting?

See your provider.: Irregular menstrual bleeding is extremely common and there are MANY different possibilities. At the very least, you should see your gynecologist or primary care provider. Fortunately, it sounds like you don't have very much bleeding at this time, so it is certainly not an emergency. But you should not let this go unchecked. Check it out and nip it in the bud before it becomes a real problem. ...Read more

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I'm trying to get pregnant and one week after my "missed period" I began bleeding watery red, and from then on the blood turned bright red and heavy it?

I'm trying to get pregnant and one week after my "missed period" I began bleeding watery red, and from then on the blood turned bright red and heavy it?

Miscarriage?: It's possible that there has been a miscarriage. It would be a good idea to do a pregnancy test. If positive seek care. If negative ok to watch for 1-2 months. But seek care if irregular bleeding continues past that time. ...Read more

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I've had a brownish clear discharge with some stringy brown "tissue" in it. It stopped I saw a bit of bright red blood one time never got period.?

I've had a brownish clear discharge with some stringy brown "tissue" in it. It stopped I saw a bit of bright red blood one time never got period.?

Implantation?: If you have had unprotected sex - there could be spotting due to implantation if pregnant. When the embryo implants into the uterine wall- it can cause pink discharge, brown discharge or sometimes small amounts of red blood in white secretions. It is appropriate to take a pregnancy test since you missed your period. ...Read more

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Had some thin, watery CM with streaks of bright red blood one time today. Finished provera (medroxyprogesterone) 6 days ago but no period yet. What's going on?

Had some thin, watery CM with streaks of bright red blood one time today. Finished provera (medroxyprogesterone) 6 days ago but no period yet. What's going on?

It could be: Premenstrual/ implantation bleeding, a sign of early pregnancy, vaginal infection etc. See your gyn for any concerns. Take care! Http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/115891-causes-menstrual-spotting/#page=1. ...Read more

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Period started, 2days dark old blood by third day bright red blood. Which should I class as day one? 1st day with dark blood or 1st day with red blood?

Period started, 2days dark old blood by third day bright red blood. Which should I class as day one? 1st day with dark blood or 1st day with red blood?

Bright red blood: The first day of the menstrual cycle is also the first day of your menstrual period and that is the very first day you observe bright red blood. Brown spotting is not considered a menstrual period. - See more at: http://www. Babymed. Com/menstrual-cycle/when-is-the-first-day-of-my-menstrual-cycle-period#sthash. ZXRAjC7f.dpuf ...Read more

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Period due in 3 days, have had bright pink/red blood one occasion and brown string like matter. Miscarried 12/19/2014. what is this?

Spotting s/p miscarr: May be variation. I assume a either, the entire products of conception was documented or you have a post miscarriage sono to make sure everything evacuated, if not do a sono ...Read more

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Hi, I have been having a light "period? " for 10 days now which consists of bright red blood and sometimes brown blood. Its enough blood to fill one p

See your MD: There are many reasons for abnormal bleeding including, hormonal imbalance, thyroid or other medical problems and stress. Fibroids, polyps, thickened lining and adenomyosis (endometriosis of the uterus) may also cause abnormal bleeding.
Your doctor will diagnose your problem and make a treatment plan with you if needed. ...Read more

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I have bright red blood discharge with sticky mucus on my day one period. What does it mean?

I have bright red blood discharge with sticky mucus on my day one period. What does it mean?

Period discharge: From what you describe sounds very normal. As long as you are not having any pain (other than your cramps) no foul odor to the discharge and no fevers, I would not be concerned. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you bleed two days before your period should start? It is bright red blood and only notcible one time when I wipe after using the bathroom so it makes me think my period has started. My actual period starts 2-3 days later.

What does it mean when you bleed two days before your period should start? It is bright red blood and only notcible one time when I wipe after using the bathroom so it makes me think my period has started. My actual period starts 2-3 days later.

Slight variation: A few days of variation for starting your menstrual cycle is not particularly abnormal. If you are not satisfied with your level of menstrual cycle control consider starting birth control. Birth control methods can give you short light periods that are quite predictable. ...Read more

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Late period by 5 days, bright red blood followed by brown with tiny clots only lasted one day only visible blood when I wipe. Implantation bleed?

Late period by 5 days, bright red blood followed by brown with tiny clots only lasted one day only visible blood when I wipe. Implantation bleed?

Pregnancy test: Do a pregnancy test now and, if negative, do another one in a couple of weeks. If still negative, then unlikely pregnant. ...Read more

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Around the time my period should have started, I had a little bright red bleeding one time when I wiped and then no more blood. Could I be pregnant?

Around the time my period should have started, I had a little bright red bleeding one time when I wiped and then no more blood. Could I be pregnant?

Could be: Take a test! Anytime you have sex, there's a chance of conception. If your period didn't seem normal, then it could have been "implantation bleeding" which happens during pregnancy. An over-the-counter pregnancy test should be accurate within about two weeks of conception. ...Read more

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What is me excessive period? Hi, I have been having a light "period? " for 10 days now which consists of bright red blood and sometimes brown blood. Its enough blood to fill one panty iner a day. I always use a condom and have taken 4 pregnancy tests from

What is me excessive period? Hi, I have been having a light "period? " for 10 days now which consists of bright red blood and sometimes brown blood. Its enough blood to fill one panty iner a day. I always use a condom and have taken 4 pregnancy tests from

Prolonged: Prolonged vaginal bleeding not related to your period is called dysfunctional uterine bleeding. Depending on your age, there are a variety of things that could be causing it such as a hormone imbalance, annovulation, pregnancy, pelvic inflammatory disease, uterine fibroids, trauma, menopause, inherited bleeding disorders, and rarely, cancer. You should contact your doctor for an evaluation. It's important that the cause of your bleeding be found in order to give you the proper treatment to stop it. If you are bleeding from elsewhere, also give your doctor a call. Good luck! ...Read more

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Period 3 days late. Pelvic pain in one side. Bright red gush of blood with black clots. After period grayish/pink tissue in urine accompanied by nausea. Weight gain6lbs before 8 lb weight loss after?

Period 3 days late. Pelvic pain in one side. Bright red gush of blood with black clots. After period grayish/pink tissue in urine accompanied by nausea. Weight gain6lbs before 8 lb weight loss after?

Pregnancy or.....: Pregnancy may be the most common reason. Other reasons include hormone imbalances (polycystic ovary syndrome, thyroid disease, pituitary problems, eating disorders). Sometimes caused by stress, but don't assume that's it. Especially with pain and a late period, you could have a tubal pregnancy, which is a serious condition. See your doctor. ...Read more

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My period was 7 days late. On the 8th day, I had bright red blood with what looks like shedding twice in one day then nothing else. Just cramping, sore breasts and achy back. I took 3 tests in between when I was supposed to get my period and when that hap

My period was 7 days late. On the 8th day, I had bright red blood with what looks like shedding twice in one day then nothing else. Just cramping, sore breasts and achy back. I took 3 tests in between when I was supposed to get my period and when that hap

Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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I have been having bright red blood and clots coming from my vagina. Can u have 2 periods in one month? Should I be worried?

I have been having bright red blood and clots coming from my vagina. Can u have 2 periods in one month? Should I be worried?

Do a pregnancy test: Get a home pregnancy test, you may have miscarriage or ectopic if the pregnancy test is positive. If positive, then go to your doctor immediately or to the ER especially if the bleeding is associated with pain or dizziness. ...Read more

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I've been on the pill for 4 year no problem and today all of a sudden I had a huge gush of dark red blood (one week before my period).?

I've been on the pill for 4 year no problem and today all of a sudden I had a huge gush of dark red blood (one week before my period).?

Prob nothing: Most likely to be early start of period Bcoz of pill can make periods irregular. If that is all that happens, likely nothing. Keep an eye on things and see your dr if other symptoms occur. It is rare but possible to get pregnant on the pill and that would need to be ruled out if you get pain, fever, tummy pain etc ...Read more

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No prriod last minth and this month I spotted 2 weeks then a week after spotting I had one day period dark red blood? What could this be or mean

No prriod last minth and this month I spotted 2 weeks then a week after spotting I had one day period dark red blood? What could this be or mean

Irregular bleeding: Need to get a pregnancy test as this could be associated with pregnancy issues. Need to see a gynecologist to rule out ovarian cyst etc. If all negative most likely dysfunctional bleeding associated with not ovulating ...Read more

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Bleeding bright red blood a week after my period?

Bleeding bright red blood a week after my period?

Change your pill: Hopefully you are on a birth control pill. If so, we are in business. Every pill has a ratio of estrogen to progesterone. It can be 70:30 or it can be 20:80. The trick is to figure out what your body runs on the best. In your case, you need a pill with more estrogen to lend more support to the building lining - it is shedding too soon. Talk to your fp about a higher-estrogen mix in your pill. ...Read more