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Why Have I Got Blood Clots On End Of My Period
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
I got my period on June 11 and I finished it on June 25th got it again July 8 and still have it very heavy both times and blood clots?
Go to the Doctor: You have been advised to sign off of the internet and to get to the doctor today. Bleeding heavily is never going to be solved by strangers on the internet. It is foolish and potentially dangerous to put off a visit to the doctor. I use the word foolish because your question strikes fear into me. Why are you not motivated to get help urgently? ...Read more
22yrs oid i was two weeks late on my period. Thought it was finished them about 4 days later i started to have large blood clots, probably 15 a day?
See a doctor: The bleeding and large clots suggest hormonal change or miscarriage. It's best to see a doctor to figure it out and treat. ...Read more
Its been 2 weeks since my period stopped and for some reason i am having blood clots. Why is this?
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
Likely normal: The clots you noticed were likely residual blood. However it may indicate loss of more than usual amount of blood and you should consider taking oral iron and multivitamin supplements. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
I ended my period yesterday and had sex last night and this morning i woke up to a puddle of blood and three large blood clots?
See GYN: looks like you are having heavier periods see your GYN who can do testing to determine cause and find the best treatment suitable for you Best wishes Dr M ...Read more
Hello, I got my period Sunday and it was really heavy and then it ended today. I had some small blood clots as well with cramps. Is this normal?!
No: The fact that you had a period means that you aren't pregnant. It sounds like the body is just expelling a bit more tissue and blood. ...Read more
Wen my period started it was very heavy and had a lot of blood clots but no cramps. Yesterday it stopped completely now today it started again?
Lots of options: You will need to see your obgyn for an exam and testing. Depending on your age and fertility plans there are lots of treatment options. Birth control pills can regulate your cycle. Mirena (levonorgestrel) iuds can minimize your periods. Lysteda is a great new hormone free drug used to stop heavy periods. ...Read more
I got my period today and it ended about eight days ago. It is quite heavy and has blood clots. I started birth control but haven't taken in over a wk?
Dysfunction....: Hormonal changes causing dysfunctional bleeding. Be steady on your BC pills.... ...Read more
My period ended on a Friday by Wednesday I was bleeding at first light now it felt like gushes of blood was coming out and I notice some blood clots?
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
Can IB be heavy enough to fill a pad? I always had protected sex, but this time my period only ended 3 days, it was average bleeding with blood clots
Unclear question: It is unlikely that you are pregnant. You may do a home pregnancy test. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
My period ended 4 days ago. I started bleeding again its heavy with lots of smaller blood clots and cramps. What could be wrong?
Is it ok to have an mrcp with contrast during menstrual cycle? I had small blood clots and my period stopped after the mrcp, i was on my 3rd day. Why?
Two days after my period ended, it started again but with heavier bleeding, bad cramps and a lot of large thick blood clots. What can cause this?
I stopped having blood clots during my period after giving birth but now I have to wear pantyliners everysay because of brown discharge. Is it normal?
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
I often have really heavy periods with blood clots.My period ended 7 days ago, but i bled in my pants today? Any pills to stop my bleeding?
Perhaps: You seem to have enough bleeding to warrant an appointment with a gynecologist to see why the periods are heavy. You might have a problem that benefits from medication but you might also have a problem like fibroids that may be better treated with surgery. We often try to improve symptoms with meds before surgery but get a diagnosis for a good decision. ...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 ?
You need evauation: That is not normal, you need to see your gyn , so your gyn can do an exam , the proper blood work and a pelvic ultrasound. Depending on what heh cause is, you may be a candidate for bcpills or Progesterone or a newer medicine called Lysteda that will slow your bleeding, or you may need an office hysteroscopy and biopsy of the lining of the uterus.. Endometrial ablation is another possible option. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My period started dec 31 and ended jan 4 Took morning after pill jan 6, 3 hours after sex. Since jan 16 been gettin large blood clots and vag bleeding?
Hormone interference: You started the pill on day 7 of your cycle. This is a time when the hormones would be preparing the lining of the uterus. The morning after pill made it out of sync. - normal The morning after pill is a pill that contains hormones. Anytime you add hormones you can alter the start of the period and also the characteristics of the period. The period may be delayed or lighter or heavier. ...Read more