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Doctor insights on: Home Remedies To Stop Prolonged Menstrual Bleeding

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Treatment options for very excessive menstrual bleeding and done having children?

Treatment options for very excessive menstrual bleeding and done having children?

Quite a few: 1. Medication to control cycles, of which there are several. 2. Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud. 3. Endometrial ablation. 4. Possibly a uterine fibroid embolization if you have fibroids. 5. Hysterectomy (for which there are several approaches). ...Read more

Menstrual (Definition)

Menstrual refers to the monthly cycle in women which prepares the female for ovulation, generally once per month, which is that time of month that the egg can be fertilized by the male sperm, for the purpose of reproduction. Menstrual cycles start at the first day of menstruation. (it's always been curious to me that 'menstrual' and ...Read more


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Any home remedies to lighten or get rid of a menstrual cycle? I have been bleeding for 10days. Went to my obgyn for blood work 2day. Results until 11/11

Any home remedies to lighten or get rid of a menstrual cycle? I have been bleeding for 10days. Went to my obgyn for blood work 2day. Results until 11/11

Did your gyn: Do an ultrasound? Because u need a pelvic ultrasound, and u may be abke to use a med called Lysteda it is made to slow down mentrual bleeding that u could take why your gyn is trying to figure out what the problem is and if your throid is underactive that could also contribute to teh bleeding. ...Read more

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What can I do to stop prolonged menstrual bleeding?

What can I do to stop prolonged menstrual bleeding?

If you have been: Bleeding more than a week - contact you gynecologist to evaluate. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I could stop prolonged menstrual bleeding?

Can you tell me how I could stop prolonged menstrual bleeding?

See your doctor: Because bleeding at 49 is likely a hormone imbalance, there are medications that can help, but they require a prescription and an examination to determine the cause and develop a safe treatment plan. ...Read more

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Nose that won't seem to heal for years. What would be a good home remedy to stop the nasal bleeding?

Nose that won't seem to heal for years. What would be a good home remedy to stop the nasal bleeding?

Moisturization: A dry irritated nasal lining can be painful, result in stuffiness and bleed. This is generally more common during the dry winter months, assuming you live in an area where it gets cold and dry. You can use vaseline in small amounts, ayr saline gel or ponaris nasal emollient (you may have trouble finding it but ask your pharmacist)all intranasally. If no better, see an ENT doctor. ...Read more

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Continuous menstrual bleeding. How to stop?

Continuous menstrual bleeding. How to stop?

If your period has: Lasted longer then a week then please consult with your gynecologist so that the cause can be determined. ...Read more

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Menstrual bleeding for 1 year non stop! How do I stop this?

Medical evaluation: It is very important for you to see your gynecologist if you have consistently bled for a year as that can lead to anemia. ...Read more

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How do you stop or slow down menstrual bleeding before sex?

Not possible: It's not possible to stop or slow your period if you're already on it and want to have sex today. Birth control options can make periods generally lighter, but you can't start them and expect an immediate response. ...Read more

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Why do I bleed a little bit and then stop bleeding when I still have menstrual symptoms?

Why do I bleed a little bit and then stop bleeding when I still have menstrual symptoms?

Spotting: 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 am a 51 yr old female with menstrual bleeding since Dec 23rd. I can't get in to see m dr until Feb 3rd. What can I do to stop the bleeding?

I am a 51 yr old female with menstrual bleeding since Dec 23rd. I can't get in to see m dr until Feb 3rd. What can I do to stop the bleeding?

Need Evaluation First: Post Menopausal Bleeding (PMB) or any abnormal bleeding >35 years old needs to be addressed. If your bleeding is heavy enough to cause anemia (light-headed, dizzy, weak, tired) you should call your Doc or head to the nearest ER. If not, your Doc will need a pelvic US and labs.. Call and see if you can have these done before your appt. An endometrial bx is needed to rule out abnl tissue, good luck ...Read more

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Causes of prolonged menstrual bleeding (3 mos)? Cycle has been very light, brief (36-48 hrs) & rare (8-12 mos) for over 10 years. 32. No children.

Causes of prolonged menstrual bleeding (3 mos)? Cycle has been very light, brief (36-48 hrs) & rare (8-12 mos) for over 10 years. 32. No children.

Irregular periods: Having periods that are rare with sometimes several months between them may be a sign of polycystic ovarian syndrome aka (pcos). On the other hand your current 3 months of bleeding require a proper work up. You should a complete blood count to check for anemia and an ultrasound to check for anatomical abnormalities. In short, it is time to see an obgyn. ...Read more

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Could fibran plus (haemostatic) be useful to stop continuous mild menstrual bleeding?

Could fibran plus (haemostatic) be useful to stop continuous mild menstrual bleeding?

Yes: Tranexamic acid is a new drug that is approved for heavy menstrual bleeding.
This is prescribed after other causes of heavy bleeding (fibroids, cancer etc) have been ruled out.
It is not a first line drug.
Best Wishes
Dr M ...Read more

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Mechanism of mefinimic acid mefthal spas? Please. Does it reduces or stops my menstrual bleeding

Not for bleeding: Mefinamic acid is a non-steroidal drug used to treat pain, including menstrual pain. It is not likely to reduce or stop menstrual bleeding. For disorders of menstrual bleeding, you should see your gynecologist ...Read more

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How do I stop excessive menstrual bleeding? Clots and more clots

Multifacted: Excess bleeding could be a hormonal imbalance or it could be a fibroid or polyp in the uterus or cervix. A visit with your ob/gyn will help possibly narrow your diagnosis. Sometimes excess bleeding can even be precancerous cells in the uterus. I would recommend you see a physician and be evaluated. ...Read more

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My 14 yr old, just told me she's been menstrual bleeding 3 weeks non-stop (heavily).DX with Mosaic Turners Syndrome. Causes?

My 14 yr old, just told me she's been menstrual bleeding 3 weeks non-stop (heavily).DX with Mosaic Turners Syndrome. Causes?

Estrogen: As a mosaic Turner syndrome we don't know if she has functional ovaries or not. Either way, early in the teen years women who have enough estrogen to support development & the buildup of womb tissue can have irregular cycles that are marked by heavy flow as "breakthrough" bleeding. When they don't release eggs, they don't create the hormone that paces the pattern. BC pills may help her establish 1 ...Read more

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Have skyla iud. Was given xulane (in addition to iud) to stop menstrual bleeding. Second week on patch and I'm bleeding. Thoughts? Normal?

Have skyla iud. Was given xulane (in addition to iud) to stop menstrual bleeding. Second week on patch and I'm bleeding. Thoughts? Normal?

Follow the plan: Since patches have a distinct regulation mode to get your body to behave as it should. Some irregular bleeding may occur in the beginning of the patch in the first few months. So keep the faith and follow the plan. If it doesn't work for you because of your irregularity or whatnot, you will know after 3-4 months. And if you have already waited that long, then visit your GYN or family physician ...Read more

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What should you do during menstrual hemorrhage? I had one before and I couldn't stop the bleeding so I went to sleep. What are you supposed to do?

See your Doc: If you are struggling with very heavy menstrual periods, you should ask you doc about getting something to slow them down. Birth control pills are good for this as is the progesterone IUD, Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) injections etc. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Is passing tissue 1st time on depo while 2 weeks on menstrual cycle normal? And is there medicine to stop the bleeding?

Is passing tissue 1st time on depo while 2 weeks on menstrual cycle normal? And is there medicine to stop the bleeding?

See answer:: Excessive vaginal bleeding is common on Depo-Provera.
This tends to subside with continued use. Passing tissue
would not be an effect of the medication, but if you're bleeding heavily you may have larger blood clots looking like tissue. Estrogen pills or transdermal patch may help stop excessive bleeding. Consult your Dr. SEE:http://abt. Cm/1Is7lzm ...Read more

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I have been experiencing excessive menstrual bleeding for the past week. Is there anything I can do or take to stop the bleeding?

I have been experiencing excessive menstrual bleeding for the past week. Is there anything I can do or take to stop the bleeding?

See a GYN MD: Yes, your can go see a GYN MD and find out why the bleeding is excessive this month, as there is nothing that you can otherwise do to stop the bleeding. ...Read more

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Can I stop my menstrual bleeding for 2 days. My periods started and I wish to stop it for my 3rd and 4th day of periods. Is it possible?

Can I stop my menstrual bleeding for 2 days. My periods started and I wish to stop it for my 3rd and 4th day of periods. Is it possible?

No: Once your period has started it is too late to stop it. There are meds that can make it lighter. Talk to your doctor. ...Read more

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I am 24, and not married yet. I have problem with my menstrual cycle. It was non stop bleeding since january until now april. What should I do?

Gynecologist: Bleeding for that long isn't normal. It would be a good idea to see a gynecologist for some testing into treatable causes. There may be anything from hormonal imbalances, thyroid disease, infection and other issues. ...Read more

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Prolonged menstrual bleeding? My girlfriend, thirty eight, no children, has had prolonged menstrual bleeding, 3 months. She went through a similar incident years ago which was taken care of by a d&c, and her doctor seems to think she will have to do so ag

Prolonged menstrual bleeding? My girlfriend, thirty eight, no children, has had prolonged menstrual bleeding, 3 months. She went through a similar incident years ago which was taken care of by a d&c, and her doctor seems to think she will have to do so ag

Yes,: Yes, her feelings are very understandable in that situation. Besides the obvious stress from bleeding for three months, she most likely has a hormonal imbalance. Please have her tell her doctor her symptoms immediately so that he is aware and can get her help. ...Read more

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