What causes large blood clots after a late period?

Clots. Clots are always caused by one thing only: the rate at which the bleeding flows. There are many possible reasons for bleeding after a late period, but clots are non -specific.

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2days into 5day late period. Usually regular. Stomach bigger than usual. Large dark blood clots. Bright red blood. Light pain when blood clot pass. Normal?

Late pregnancy. Whenever your cycle is not like your normal, you should always consider a pregnancy test. If you are not pregnant, the heavier flow is not unusual. If this has occurred in the recent past , would recommend an office visit for exam, blood work & sonogram if necessary. . Read more...

Not sexually active/every period I have big amount of blood clots in every pad & in toilet, it's scaring+bad cramps, pain in bladder &bowel, late period?

Gynecologist. A gynecologist is best qualified to evaluate you. Your periods are excessively heavy and apparently irregular with cramping. Hormonal imbalances may be the cause and hormonal treatment may be needed. Read more...

I'm having really late period heavy cramps and very thick blood clots?

Pregnant? Commercial home pregnancy tests will turn positive about the when you would be 1 week late on your period. Repeat the test at that time. Read more...
Causes? Reasons for missed /late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight gain or loss, over-exercise such as in endurance athletes, breast-feeding, stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, medications (i.e., birth control) or med problem (polycystic ovary syndrome or Asherman’s syndrome. #1 reason for missed period is pregnancy. Read more...

I'm wondering if I just had a miscarriage. Had sharp vaginal cramps, late period and after blood clots just passed a sack or liver looking like tissue?

Possible. About 25% of early pregnancies are lost spontaneously, mostly due to chromosomal defects in the embryo. The usual manifestation is a slightly delayed and heavier than usual period. What you described is consistent with a miscarriage. Read more...

Late period started today really heavy extremely bad cramps couldnt walk or move. Went to the loo and there was a large blood clot and alot of blood?

Loss of early. pregnancy. About 25% of early pregnancies are lost spontaneously, mostly due to chromosomal defects in the fetus. Often the only symptom is a late period that is heavier than usual. Read more...