Heavy Bleeding

Some women have heavy bleeding during menstruation, which is also called menorrhagia. The signs and symptoms include changing one or more pad every hour, bleeding longer than a week, passing blood clots, feeling tired, anemia, and shortness of breath. It can be caused due to hormonal imbalance, uterine fibroids, polyps, cancer, etc.

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Does taking Krimson cause heavy bleeding?

Query: Hello doctor,I have PCOS and I visited a dermatologist for acne and hirsutism profile. She suggested me Krimson 35 for 21 days and Aldactone 50 for three months. I am on my fourth day of my periods and my bleeding had reduced but when I consumed Krimson 35 before going to sleep my bleeding increased...  Read Full »


Dr. Eeshani Dutta

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Krimson is an Estrogen-Progesterone medicine. It requires some time to balance your hormones. Relax, do not worry about the bleeding until it is heavy like changing pads often like two hours. Instead, clitoris stimulation may have caused some mild uterine contraction, a...  Read Full »

Can having smaller hips cause heavy bleeding with painful irregular periods?

Query: Hello doctor,My doctor prescribed me ZOVIA 1/50E–28 for my birth control. I have very heavy bleeding during my menstrual cycle with irregular periods and really bad cramps. I am 23 years old and I am pretty much flat chested with 32AA breast with a 28 in the waist and 30 inches hips. I did not kno...  Read Full »


Dr. Eeshani Dutta

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Zovia 1/50E is a high dose of an Estrogen-containing birth pill, though commonly lower dosage of 30/35 is used. Please ensure you do not have high blood pressure, migraine, history of thrombosis, liver disease, undiagnosed vaginal bleeding, etc., when using these. Painful...  Read Full »

Had ECP and bleeding heavy from the second day of periods. Why?

Query: Hi doctor, I had sex a week prior to my period and took EC pills immediately. I took a blood test the following week and it detected negative. On a day after my period, I woke up with a full pad and the blood was red with little clots and I washed up and changed so the second was almost filled up t...  Read Full »


Dr. Eeshani Dutta

Answer: Hi, Welcome to iclinig.com. Considering your periods to be regular in general, you had intercourse in a safe period. Secondly, you also took an emergency contraceptive pill and took a blood test to rule out pregnancy. There are nil chances of pregnancy. Your heavy periods are due to the EC (which...  Read Full »

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