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Is frequent urination during period normal?

Is frequent urination during period normal?

Urination: This is not uncommon when you're having your period ...Read more

Menstruation (Definition)

The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more


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More frequent urination during pregnancy?

More frequent urination during pregnancy?

Common: There are several reasons this occurs and it is very common. The increase in hormones along with the increase in the size of the uterus pressing on the bladder are two very common reasons. ...Read more

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Frequent urination, missed and irregular periods?

Frequent urination, missed and irregular periods?

IBS: It is hard to relate all of the symptoms to ibs but stress can cause these GI symptoms as well as irregular periods. It is hard to fit in frequent urination, but if this persists will need to check urinalysis. Probably needs md evaluation to sort out. ...Read more

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Frequent urination affected by menstrual cycle?

Frequent urination affected by menstrual cycle?

Urination: Your uterus and bladder lie right next to each other. Anything affecting the sensitivity of the uterus can also irritate the bladder and make you feel that you have to go more often. The uterus gets a little bigger prior to your period and there is an increase in chemicals in the uterus that make it irritable and cramps. This is most likely what you are experiencing. ...Read more

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Does frequent urination related with ovulation?

Does frequent urination related with ovulation?

Uncommon: Some women do report frequent urination during ovulation, but it's not generally used to identify ovulatory days like cervical secretions and basal body temperature are. Frequent urination is not a consistent indicator of ovulation. ...Read more

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Is frequent urination and burning normal during ovulation?

Is frequent urination and burning normal during ovulation?

Burning on urination: Your symptoms suggest a urinary tract infection (UTI). See a physician and get a urine culture to see if you have a UTI. If you do, antibiotics can relieve your symptoms and cure it. Good luck. ...Read more

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Constipation and diarrhea, frequent urination, missed and irregular periods?

Constipation and diarrhea, frequent urination, missed and irregular periods?

Nonspecific: These are very nonspecific symptoms -- i recommend a full evaluation from your doctor, which will include a physical exam and probably bloodwork. ...Read more

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Hi.... Does excess gas, frequent urination, lower back pain, constipation, pain during bowel movements common during menstruation. ?

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Does excess gas, frequent urination, lower back pain, constipation, pain during bowel movements common during menstruation. ?

Very common: Varies with each individual person and depending on what you eat which can affect the degree of above symptoms you just described.If persistent and concerning , consult with your physician. ...Read more

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Is frequent urination associated with ovulation?

Is frequent urination associated with ovulation?

To some, yes,...: Peeing more often around or during ovulation does happen to some. If this is new, go to be checked if having UTI; if recurrent, you already know how ovulation-related urinary frequency may evolve and stop. How to handle all related things correctly for good daily care, follow instructions in articles listed in http://www.formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. Best wish to health... ...Read more

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Missed three periods (virgin with no sexual experience) bloating, stabbing abdominal pains, frequent urination?

Amenorrhea: Not having a period for 3 or more months is called amenorrhea. This could be because of lack of ovulation, pregnancy, polycystic ovary syndrome, thyroid problems among the most common reasons. You need to see a gyn and get evaluated. ...Read more

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Are frequent menstrual periods a sign of menoupause?

Are frequent menstrual periods a sign of menoupause?

Could be: Some women experience menstrual irregularity prior to stopping their periods. This could also be a sign of other problems such as endometrial polyps, fibroids, endometrial cancer, etc. You should see a doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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What causes my frequent headaches mid menstrual cycle?

What causes my frequent headaches mid menstrual cycle?

Hormonal changes: Most likely, please see your gyn bc pills can help prevent that assuming u have no structural abnormalities causing the headaches. ...Read more

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Abdominal pain nauseated frequent urination missed period?

Abdominal pain nauseated frequent urination missed period?

Pregnancy Test: In a female of child bearing age, pregnancy must always be considered and ruled out or in with almost all abdominal or pelvic problems. The next thing on the list of possible problems would be some sort of infections - either in the female organs (vagina, utereus, tubes) or in the urinary system. Those are the most common things that would account for all of these problems. ...Read more

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Is it normal for frequent urination during withdrawal bleed?

Probably: Many women have increased swelling from fluid retention prior to menses and as the extracellular fluid moves back into the blood stream, increased urination will occur. This is the basis for using "water pills" for premenstrual fluid retention. That is a simple answer so i hope it helps. Of course infection and other more serious issues may be occurring. ...Read more

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Why do I have frequent menstruation?

Why do I have frequent menstruation?

Many possibilities : Bleeding more frequently than every 21 days is considered unusually frequent. Many women in their mid forties will begin to ovulate irregularly which can cause frequent bleeding. Structural uterine problems such as fibroids or polyps- even cancer, can cause frequent bleeding. If you are repeatedly bleeding more frequently than every 21 days, you should see your health care provider. ...Read more

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What is the medical term for frequent menstruation?

Menorrhagia: Menstruation is a mind/body interaction controlled by a 28-day cycle in the brain.That is why it is called "the period". Your cycle is out of phase. ...Read more

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Can a low carbohydrate eating plan around 20-50 grams, cause long drawn out and frequent menstruation and increased PMS symptoms

Can a low carbohydrate eating plan around 20-50 grams, cause long drawn out and frequent menstruation and increased PMS symptoms

No: No -- actually your low carb eating plan (if it still includes non-starchy vegetables) is likely to be more anti inflammatory in nature. This may even help relieve your symptoms. ...Read more

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I'm 34/F I've noticed that in the past month I have gained weight. My habits haven't changed. Could something be wrong? It's not due to menstruation.

I'm 34/F I've noticed that in the past month I have gained weight. My habits haven't changed. Could something be wrong? It's not due to menstruation.

Age food & exercise: As humans approach middle age (welcome to the club!), our metabolisms slow down. So even with the same food intake and the same amount of activity (which I assume has not changed because your "habits haven't changed") you can gain weight. If diabetes, obesity, or other medical problems run in your family, they could be starting to come into play. You actually need MORE exercise as u age, not less! ...Read more

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What is menstruation like?

What is menstruation like?

Good question: Your closest female companion , whom understands your sincere desire to understand others is best able to answer this. ...Read more

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What if menstruation don't come?

What if menstruation don't come?

Menstruation: is usually btwn years 11 to 13 (w a normal range btwn 9 & 16). If find that you have not had first period in that range - would seek medical evaluation. ...Read more

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Whats causes smelly menstruation

Whats causes smelly menstruation

Smelly: Menstrual flow has an odor that is caused by the oxidation of blood. Depending on the transit time from your cervix to the outside the degree of oxidation will differ. ...Read more

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Menstruation three times a month?

Menstruation three times a month?

Not normal: If this happened just once, it ok to watch but if it goes into a second month of abnormal bleeding, it's time to seek care with a gynecologist for evaluation into cause. There are many possibilities. ...Read more

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Does ginger induse menstruation ?

Does ginger induse menstruation ?

TCM: Ginger root has been used in traditional chinese medicine to induce menstruation that is delayed. It has also been used in the treatment of excessively heavy periods. Recommend that you consult with an alternative medicine physician if considering use of high dose ginger to induce period. I always advise patients to also discuss use of herbals with their primary medical provider. ...Read more

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How to get a regular menstruation?

How to get a regular menstruation?

See your physician: This kind of question really needs a face to face evaluation with your family physician or gynecologist. Periods can be made to come on time with use of the birth control pill, but first you need to find out if there is some condition behind those irregular periods, such as thyroid disorders (very common) and irregularity around menopause, which may indicate a problem with the uterine lining. ...Read more

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Why twice menstruation in a month?

Why twice menstruation in a month?

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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What triggers menstruation to occur?

What triggers menstruation to occur?

Progesterone drop: The trigger for menstruation is a drop in your body's progesterone level. When you ovulate, the egg ruptures out of a fluid filled follicle on the ovary. It leaves behind a biologic timer--a temporary gland called the corpus luteum. This is a temporary gland that produces progesterone for about 14 days and then goes away. When it goes away, your progesterone drops and you have a period. ...Read more

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Why do women have monthly menstruation?

Why do women have monthly menstruation?

Physiologic process: Read here: http://www.womenshealth.gov/publications/our-publications/fact-sheet/menstruation.html

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Can acrupril make menstruation heavier?

Can acrupril make menstruation heavier?

Did not see: menstrual changes listed as side effect of acrupril. REF: https://www.drugs.com/sfx/accupril-side-effects.html ...Read more

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Can menstruation start and stop same day?

Can menstruation start and stop same day?

Yes: It is possible to have a normal period that lasts only one day. ...Read more

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What are the causes of scanty menstruation?

Light Menstruation: The main reason for light periods is change in hormone levels. Causes for what seems to be a light period can include: thyroid problems, eating disorders, excessive exercise, initial periods for a girl, use of an intrauterine device, oral contraceptives, perimenopause & implantation bleeding in early pregnancy which rarely occurs. ...Read more

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Menstrual Period (Definition)

Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more


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Menses (Definition)

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