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I'v been having heavy, painful menstrual bleeding for about a year now (age 42). What can be done?

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Dr. Joseph Schifilliti
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Several

1. Several types of medications including including birth control meds.
2. A medication that increases the clotting and decreases the bleeding. 3. Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud. 4. Endometrial ablation. 5. Fibroid embolization if you have fibroids. 5. Hysterectomy.

In brief: Several

1. Several types of medications including including birth control meds.
2. A medication that increases the clotting and decreases the bleeding. 3. Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud. 4. Endometrial ablation. 5. Fibroid embolization if you have fibroids. 5. Hysterectomy.
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