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Progesterone For Heavy Bleeding
Is progestin for 10 days a month or the mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD better for heavy menstrual bleeding?
Mirena (levonorgestrel): While there aren't any good head to head studies comparing each method, my patients have much better results with Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud. The Progesterone in it is slowly released the whole month and is more targeted to the uterus than taking 10 days of progestin pills. Also, there is a new amazing medicine called Lysteda (tranexamic acid) that is not a hormone and is very effective. Ask your doc about it! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Prescribing doctor: We can not tell patients whether or not they can take a particular medication that is different than that which was prescribed by their doctor. You could certainly discuss alternatives with your doctor if you re not comfortable with the current treatment plan ...Read more
On mirena (levonorgestrel) for 8 months still having cramps w light irregular periods & period migraines is this normal? Started mirena (levonorgestrel) for period control. Thank you
Probably: By 6 months, ~95% of Mirena (levonorgestrel) users have decrease in duration and/or amount of menstrual blood flow; many stop getting their period. However, some women have irregular periods with cramps like you. Menstrual migraines likely related to estrogen decline with period, not mirena (levonorgestrel). Try ibuprofen/naproxen with periods. Dr may try estrogen with periods. If sxs worsen, see your dr to make sure iud in place. ...Read more
Hcg levels possible miscarriage
18,32,62 hCG levels progesterone 49,16,23 have had heavy bleeding with clots is this a miscarriage?
Looks like you are: Miscarrying. Unfortunately I have no idea how many weeks you are, and I also don't know if there was ever an ultrasound done to confirm an intrauterine embryo, and whether or not fetal heart tones were detected. I see you posted this question many hours ago, so I suspect you have sought emergency care already. If you haven't, please do. Wishing you the best. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Spotting and light bleeding around periods time for 3-4 days followed by slightly heavy bleeding and now heavy bleeding with clots. Its been total 9 d?
Bleeding for 12 days around my period Light spotting followed by heavy bleeding with clots thick vaginal discharge bloating frequent urination fatigue?
8 days until period due, heavy brown discharge and light coloured light bleeding with cramps, period or implantation bleeding?
No. Stressful times?: Sometimes events in our lives or the lives of our family and friends can affect our cycles. Perhaps seasonal events, like at school, can make a couple of periods irregular. If there is no history of stressful events but one of unusual bleeding, then a call for appointment with obgyn might be considered. At this point starting a "diary" showing date, events, time and amount of bleeding helps doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are some reasons for bleeding like a heavy period after a mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD is removed?
I am experiencing abnormal vaginal bleeding (quality: between menstrual periods, contains blood clots) , excessive menstrual bleeding and spotting.
Irregular bleeding: Irregular bleeding is 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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bled two days 6/8 a whole day of spotting 6/9 heavy bleeding 6/10 spotting 6/11 brown blood or discharge.Still sleeping alot &cramps. Pregnancy?
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