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Excessive vaginal bleeding after stopping birth control?

Excessive vaginal bleeding after stopping birth control?

May be normal: It is not clear what you mean by excessive vaginal bleeding - but it is quite common for the periods yo be heavier after stopping the pill than what you were experiencing while on the pill. ...Read more

Dr. Linda Bernstein
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Recently Gave Birth (Definition)

Postpartum is a term that means after the "separation of the mother and the baby", or after ...Read more


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Excessive menstrual bleeding normal if 48?

Excessive menstrual bleeding normal if 48?

No: Excessive menstrual bleeding is never normal and there is always something causing it. So please go and see a doctor that can adress this problem. ...Read more

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Heavy menstrual bleeding common after delivery?

Heavy menstrual bleeding common after delivery?

Not neccessarily: Menstrual bleeding does not change after delivery bleeding after delivery immediately can be heavy though. ...Read more

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How serious is excessive menstrual bleeding with clots?

Depends: On what your definition of excessive is. If you are changing 5 pads a day that can be normal a pad or 2 every hour can cause severe anemia and its consequences. ...Read more

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Does excessive bleeding lead to pregnancy?

Does excessive bleeding lead to pregnancy?

Female Fertility: I am not understanding your question in any way. To get pregnant a female must be ovulating and be exposed to fresh semen. How and what does bleeding have to do with that very well known truth about men and women and sex? Do you mean heavy vaginal bleeding post intercourse? Do you mean heavy bleeding for her normal period? ...Read more

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I am experiencing abnormal vaginal bleeding (quality: between menstrual periods, contains blood clots) , excessive menstrual bleeding and spotting.

I am experiencing  abnormal vaginal bleeding (quality: between menstrual periods, contains blood clots) , excessive menstrual bleeding and spotting.

Irregular bleeding: Irregular bleeding is 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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Differenece between bleeding during abortion and bleeding during periods ?

Differenece between bleeding during abortion and bleeding during periods ?

Depends: Is common to have bleeding for several weeks after an abortion. Bleeding between periods occurs for other reasons. Make sure you follow up several weeks agar an abortion or if you're irregular period continue ...Read more

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Can nexplenon cause excessive bleeding, especially after a medical abortion?

Nexplanon: Nexplanon can give you a variety of rsponses. It can cause excessive bleeding, as in your case, or sparse bleeding . Each individuals response is didderent. ...Read more

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Can excessive exercise impede with bleeding during menstruation?

It can: Excess exercise can cause ovaries to shut down and quit producing estrogen and then periods stop. This can cause serious problems like bone loss and increased risk of fracture. ...Read more

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Less bleeding problem during m.c. period?

Less bleeding problem during m.c. period?

Did not understand: Are you saying you have less bleeding during your Menstrual Period? It varies, Or are you saying you have no bleeding problem but more o Abdominal Cramping during Menstrual period? You can take Anti inflammatory medicine for pain relief. ...Read more

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What could cause excessive bleeding after a menstruation period?

What could cause excessive bleeding after a menstruation period?

Possibly pregnant: Take a home pregnancy test. They are reliable, accurate and valid. If it's negative, repeat it in one week. If it's still negative, see your doctor. ...Read more

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Bleeding from rectum during menses?

Bleeding from rectum during menses?

Recal bleeding: Usually this is a fooler and blood leaks over to the rectum from the vagina. However, possible you could have recto vaginal fistula or some type of bleeding problem. ...Read more

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What is that heavy discharge after postpartum bleeding ?

What is that heavy discharge after postpartum bleeding ?

Lochia: It is called lochia and contains blood, mucus, and uterine tissue. It can continue up to 6weeks postpartum. ...Read more

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40 day postpartum heavy bleeding? And lots of blood clots? Why?

40 day postpartum heavy bleeding? And lots of blood clots? Why?

Issues?: Maybe a heavy first period...Or retained products of conception/placenta. Get an ultrasound for a check. ...Read more

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I am experiencing irregular menstrual periods, excessive menstrual bleeding, excessive menstrual cramps and pain during sex. The following also descr?

I am experiencing  irregular menstrual periods, excessive menstrual bleeding, excessive menstrual cramps and pain during sex. The following also descr?

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and your symptoms warrant evaluation by a physician.
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, if you have sex.
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Bleeding after intercourse, Abnormal periods, watery dis., no foul smell, bleeding between periods, pelvic pain and pressure, loss appetite, not preg.

Bleeding after intercourse, Abnormal periods, watery dis., no foul smell, bleeding between periods, pelvic pain and pressure, loss appetite, not preg.

Lots of symptoms: The symptoms you describe can have many different causes. It's not possible to give you an answer on this site. You'll need to see a gynecologist or other health care provider for a full history, testing and proper treatment. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Patterson
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