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Is missed periods, frequent urination, and back pain signs of something very serious going on? Could it be a thyroid problem?
What to do if I have been having spotting between my periods and frequent headaches. What could this be?
Symptom you describe generally knows as disfunctional uterine bleeding. There are many causes triggering this symptom depend on actual underlining pathology.
You need good gyn exam and bloodwork to assess your hormonal status to start with. See your doctor. ...Read more
Are there any good all natural treatments for endometriosis? Told I may endo and using birth control pill made periods more frequent, painful, heavier
Stick with gyn doc: No natural treatments, except staying pregnant all the time, or waiting for menopause are natural cures, don't take advises from lay people, is a serious annoying disease that needs constant observation to prevent complications, only one who can help you is your gynecologist. ...Read more
Can't diagnose: These symptoms may or may not be associated. There is not enough information to venture a diagnosis. ...Read more
Gynecologist: If you mean you consistently bleed more than once per month, you should see a gynecologist soon to find out why. Pills may help but it is very unwise to take pills as a fix without understanding what you are fixing. There's a long list of problems pills do not fix, and they may also cover up the real problem. ...Read more
Too frequent periods: If your period comes more often than every 24 days you need to see your gyn doctor for evaluation. There could be some hormonal issues at work, or possibly thyroid, pituitary, or other problems to blame. Some bloodwork and an ultrasound are indicated, and your gyn can talk to you more about why this could be happening. Call to make an appt asap! ...Read more
See doctor: The first thing is to determine why you are having two periods a month and then figure out how to treat the cause. Seeing a gyn will allow you to have the tests you need to treat the problem. ...Read more
What could be causing me to be getting very light and frequent periods? Getting them pretty much every other monday.
See your doctor: This needs to be checked out.Get a more detailed answer ›
43 yo frequent periods and clots. Will stop and then start again in a couple of days. Stop again and start the next day. What could it be?
Variable causes: At your age you could be in a period of transition with your hormonal levels. This can cause cycles where irregular ovulation or suboptimal ovulation occurs. What needs to be done is to evaluate whether if you're bleeding from any other abnormal reasons such as a fibroid or a polyp or a potential uterine lining abnormality. ...Read more
I had a baby around for months ago and I'm getting frequent periods. Every four days a new cycle of 5 days heavy come then go then a few days later w?
Irergular 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. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. If you are trying to conceive the schedule a visit. ...Read more
What could the cause be for frequent periods? I have been getting my period every 12-15 days for the past 5 months. I am 34yrs old will be 35 in a few weeks. I do not have ins. And am hoping to find a dr. That will see me on a pro bono case or at a very r
Your cycles are extremely short, and you need a complete work up in order to determine the cause. This includes a pap smear, pelvic exam, and hormone levels. Birth control is a good way to change your cycle to a normal 28 day cycle. There are usually free to low cost family planning clinics in every city. A simple internet search or consult your yellow pages for locations.
After a complete work up your doctor will help decide the best next step/treatment plan for you.
Good luck. ...Read more
What Else Going On??: Well, in this big, wide, whacky Universe, anything is possible--and there are reports here and there about that, but in the vast majority it goes the other way. And, hey, who knows, maybe there's something else going on inside you and that would be a double whammy on your body and psyche. So if that's the case, get it checked out and also see if you can get some counseling/treatment for the eating thing ...Read more
I don't get frequent periods but this year I've had a Period lasting 3 weeks on cerelle pill for contraception. Is this normal?
Breakthrough bleed: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very common on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually self corrects over time. If you are not satisfied or it continues to happen then consider using a different birth control method. It is a common side effect and does not always mean something is wrong or that the pill is not working. ...Read more
37yo. Last 3 months periods are more frequent. This mth had 2 periods within 14 days. Low back cramping pain. Should I wait a couple more months and watch?
Make and Appointment: Frequent and heavy periods is called menometrorrhagia. Among other things, it could be due to hormonal imbalance or the growth of benign fibroids in your uterus. If you have been bleeding heavier and more frequently you are also at risk of having a low blood count (anemia). Best to see an obgyn who can run some labs and imaging tests to figure out what's going on. Best of luck. ...Read more
Suggest me home tips to get rid of delayed and very frequent periods and to get regular periods....?
Birth control pills: When women have frequent and irregular bleeding, a doctor after taking a history and performing a physical exam may recommend birth control pills. They prevent the woman's ovaries to produce hormones, while providing her body with the hormones she needs to have a regular cycle. ...Read more
My periods are 5 dayz late and no feeling of periods and I frequent urination. .. 1 or 2 dayz late are normal but dis time 5 dayz late m I pregnant?
We do not guess: We live in a world where ambiguous symptoms are not used to diagnose pregnancy. It is time to get a pregnancy test. ...Read more
Had protected sex. Periods got delayed for 5days and was brownish. Pregnancy test was negative... Frequent periods later. What could be the problem?
16yrold on Aubra BC, about to start 3rd pack. Acne has been acting up and periods havebeen very frequent+lots of spotting. Will this regulate with time?
Ob said could be getting frequent periods (3 times last month) because of the Depo-Provera shot. Is this accurate?
Yes.: Your OB is correct. It is very common to have irregular and frequent bleeding while on Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone). ...Read more
Hi I'm having a hard time trying to conceive. My periods are very frequent they are between 18-23 days apart. I think due to this I have a hard time knowing when I'm ovulating. I have read up on the natural cure to enhance your hormones. What would you s
Hormones: Not working correctly, could be other causes, u need to see your gyn for an exam, blood work and a pelvic ultrasound and breast exam, and you may need mammo or ultrasound of breasts also, if nothing strange shows up and u are do not want fertilty, I do endometrial ablations in the office to remove the endometrial lining so no more worthless periods, does not affect ovary function, ask your doc. ...Read more
Last sexual contact: 30-04. shorter (4days) periods may, june. Frequent urination since 26-05. 3 neg HPT. Presence of Montgomery tubercles. Pregnant?
Period and pregnancy. Not sure if I'm pregnant or not. Periods are regular. Frequent urination, white raised bumps on areola, fatigue. Poss pregnancy?
Vaginal ultrasound shows follicular cyst...experiencing severe pelvic pain more on left intermittent spotting old blood more frequent periods?
Yes many options: There are many options for helping eliminate heavy frequent periods. The best option for you depends on more details of you history. Possibilities include Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud, cyclical progesterone, endometrial ablation, birth control pills and several others. It depends quite a bit on the details of your situation. ...Read more
Why do some women with PCOS get frequent heavy periods while others only get scanty ones if they ever do, and which is preferable of the two?
Preferable: Sorry but "preferable" doesn't have much control. ...Read more
Does lisinopril cause vaginal dryness & periods to be more frequent (twice a month)? 2nd period always comes after having sex, could it be a trigger?
I've been having frequent heavy periods. My testosterone is 45. Estrogen 106.5. I'm 36. If its not my hormones what could be causing this?
See your Gynecologis:
Heavy periods also called menorrhagia, can be caused by following
2fibroid or precancerous tumors
3uterine, ovarian and cervical cancers
4medical conditions like platlet disorder, thyroid disease or kidney disease
5adenomycosis a condition in which glands from lining of uterus become embedded in the wall of the uterus
6pelvic inflammatory disease
consult your gynecologist. ...Read more
My period lasts about 1-3 days and its like a brown color. Should I be worried? I also take lo loestrin fe because I had very frequent heavy periods.
Often normal: To have very light periods on bcp. ...Read more
Been having frequents heavy periods. Due to have endometrial ablation in 5 weeks. Had zoladex (goserelin). Will this help calm my periods before op?
Zoladex (goserelin) will take: About one month to work. It sometimes will make your bleeding worse for about 2 weeks, then it will get better. But, everyone's body responds just a little differently, so there is no way to guess whether how your bleeding will proceed before the ablation. ...Read more
Cause of heavy bleeding between periods with backache and frequent urination and light spoting with abundant dry blood clots mst days between periods?
If you were: Previously regular - then this is abnormal and warrants gynecological evaluation. ...Read more