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How long do you bleed after an abortion?

How long do you bleed after an abortion?

About 7-14 days: It depends a bit on how far along you were but most women have 7-14 days of bleeding that starts like a period but tapers off in a few days. If you are going through more than a pad an hour or passing large clots you need to see your doctor again. ...Read more

Dr. Milroy Samuel
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Pain and bleeding after medical abortion. How long does this last?

Pain and bleeding after medical abortion. How long does this last?

Please call the : Person who gave you the meds to make sure u do not have any retained products because if u do they need to come out asap so call that doc now and if they won't see u then go to the er to get blood work, exam and ultrasound, ultrasound will show if u have any retained products of conception. ...Read more

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After an abortion how long are you suppose to bleed? What if you only bleed for one day? Are you okay?

After an abortion how long are you suppose to bleed? What if you only bleed for one day? Are you okay?

Usually a few days: The time when bleeding persists varies due to the duration of pregnancy prior to termination, the completeness of the removal and other factors. One day is fine if a normal period occurs in four to five weeks after the procedure. ...Read more

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Should i be worried if i had an abortion a month again and I am still bleeding a long anywhere between 5 to 7 pads a day?

Should i be worried if i had an abortion a month again and I am still bleeding a long anywhere between 5 to 7 pads a day?

No: Bleeding can be irregular for several months after an abortion, but this sounds like it is too much especially if all the pads are full with blood. Need to see your gyn and have them do an ultrasound to make sure there are no portions of pregnancy or placenta left in the uterus. ...Read more

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For how long does one bleed after a one month pregancy abortion?

For how long does one bleed after a one month pregancy abortion?

2-6 weeks: After a pregnancy is terminated, bleeding irregularly usually last from 2-6 weeks. ...Read more

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Is it normal to bleed longer than 7 day for the 1st period after an abortion?

Is it normal to bleed longer than 7 day for the 1st period after an abortion?

It's uncommon: If the bleeding lasts for 10 days or if it is extremely heavy or painful you shoud see your doctor. ...Read more

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I was 3 weeks pregnant, i got a medication abortion, how long does it usually take to stop bleeding being as how i was this early?

I was 3 weeks pregnant,  i got a medication abortion,  how long does it usually take to stop bleeding being as how i was this early?

Uncertain: A miscarriage or abortion can cause you to bleed, just as you would have after a delivery, and that can take several weeks. Take prenatal vitamins for at least 3 months afterwards. ...Read more

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How much longer will the bleeding continue after i took misoprostol for medical abortion? Its been a week and a half now and im still bleeding.

Seek Help ASAP: You should seek help immediately. After a procedure like this, bleeding should only last about 2 to 3 days at the most. If you are still bleeding, you should contact the office that did the procedure or seek emergency help, because it may be or become a more serious issue. ...Read more

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Dr. Alan Patterson
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