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On My Period Bleeding Through Pad At School How Can I Prevent This
Solution choices: Depends on cause of heavy bleeding. Need evaluation (exam & blood tests), and sonogram. Besides wearing double protection (tampon + pad) there are non-surgical options which include: birth control pills. Lysteda (non-hormonal rx taken during period), and the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud. ...Read more
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
My boyfriend and i had sex yesterday and he didn't pull out. I started bleeding this morning and my period starts in 5 days. Could this prevent preg?
If i take Aleve (naproxen) during my period i know it combats cramps and curtails bleeding but does it prevent the lining from shedding?
Aleve (naproxen) and pregnancy: The answer is no; also it does not curtail bleeding. ...Read more
Have my period and am bleeding abnormally, I have a tampon and 2 lrge pads on and blood is soaking through all 3 in less than 2 hours..is this normal?
Not normal: Bleeding that heavy is not normal. You should be in an ER right now, not on-line with me. But don't drive yourself there - get someone to take you there. I don't want you passing out while driving. Is thee a chance you are having a miscarriage? ...Read more
Golf ball size clots and bleeding through super plus tampon and pad every hour. Seems my period has become very dramatic and painful since tubes tied ?
Post tubal syndrome: You should see your gynecologist. Your workup should include a Quantitative BHCG pregnancy test, a CBC for infection and anemia, and a Ultrasound to look for fibroid's, adenomyosis or ovarian cysts. If everything is negative, consider an endometrial ablation to stop the bleeding. You may have post tubal syndrome occurring after some tubal ligation's. ...Read more
I often have really heavy periods with blood clots my period ended 7 days ago but i bled through a pad tampon and my pants in 5 minutes today suggest me the pill to stop this bleeding?
My period lasted for 34 days is that normal? It was heavy and I bleed through my pads. last period was possibly Nov 19th,2014. today is jan. 22nd 2015
NO: If you mean that you bled heavily for 34 days, that is definitely not normal and you need to be seen ASAP. If on the other hand you mean that your menstrual cycle, the time from the start of one period to the start of the next, was 34 days that is in the normal range. hope this helps. ...Read more
For the last 6 months my period has lasted only two days, I wear a pad but haven't had any bleeding on it only when I wipe, is this normal?
It very well may be: Some women have very light periods, even just wipe bleeding. Many would consider any bleeding at all to be normal. But it would be worth discussing with your doctor. This small amount of bleeding is close to being "amennorhea" or the absence of menses which can be caused by hormonal imbalances, excess prolactin (a pituitary hormone), etc. An evaluation is warranted. ...Read more
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