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My Period Is Thick And Dark
3 days into my period, and my period blood is really thick dark muck. Why? This never happens, on top of this. I've been nausea and getting really hot
Just recently got off pill, 5days late then I started spotting day 5 & later on my period thick& dark. Did I have a miscarrage or pregnant?
Neither: You aren't pregnant and you did not have a miscarriage. ...Read more
I had an abortion a month ago and i went on the nuva ring i just got my first period and its extremely thick and dark almost black looking is this ok?
Likely yes: The first period after any pregnancy is often different than usual. And being on the nuva ring will also cause your period to be lighter. Dark blood has just been slowly coming out from the uterus. See what happens the next few cycles. This will show you your new normal for your periods. ...Read more
I'm having some dark bleeding. It's not my period, and it's really dark, thick and has a strong smell. I am scared to go to a doctor.
Don't be: Breakthrough bleeding... Bleeding when it's not your period, is really really common. Dark blood just means old blood and also isn't dangerous. A strong smell can sometimes be from the blood, but could also be from a bacterial infection in the vagina. Get checked out by a gynecologist to see if you have an infection and discuss this breakthrough bleeding. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Period was day39, usually 30-35. It was very heavy for 2 days, dark brown, thick the next, lighter the next. Why could cause this? No penetrative sex.
What your normal?: When patients have abnormal periods i always want to know what their normal pattern is. If most periods are normal then one abnormal (late, early, short, long) this is not usually a cause for concern. The cycles tend to regulate and get back to normal quickly. There are many options for cycle control. Birth control works really well and prevents unplanned pregnancy. ...Read more
My period this month is really dark & black. And extremely thick and clumpy. It's never been like this. What could this be?
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
For two days IV had tan pinkish discharge day 3 its a lil darker and very very thick like past kinda my last period was july 9 I do have a 4cm cyst?
I've been having irregular discharges starting almost 2 weeks after my period. It's very dark and thick... Should i be worried?
Needs testing: Vaginal discharge will change throughout the menstrual cycle. Brown can simply indicate old blood. Vaginal odor can be a sign of bacterial vaginosis. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. It is a good idea to get checked out. ...Read more
My period was three days late and for the past four days its been dark and thick and not enough to cover, it doesn't soak up, a tampon.Is this normal?
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