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Before I got on birth control, I had he<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>vy <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>period</span>s wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s. <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s are a perfectly normal part of having a period. The lining of your uterus needs an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> be shed!
anyone else an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> l<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rge <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s during their menstral cycle? I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> had some really strange cycles for about two years now. My bleeding an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> heavy and i an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> occassional spotting between periods. Seems like I am on my period more than I am not. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>s drivinv me nuts.
Than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> month I had my period for 4 days as usual... Seven days later I start passing Huge <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s. The flow an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> heavier then my heaviest day on my period... Whats going on?????
I started my period about 1 and a half and i an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> been bleeding noone san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>p! an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>s not just <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> that comes out but l<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rge <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>s larger than normal.I get them frequently in a day mabye 5-6 in a day and they are large.I keep having an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>badan> pains everyday always going and i don't know what i should do.I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> been an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the docan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>r about the pain and he gave me tablets for them.Last month he gave me tablets an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> help my periods become constant but they are just irregular , long and very very painful!
They an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> been very he<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>vy an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> and i used an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> never an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s well an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>day i thought my period was over because the bleeding was gone since yesterday but an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> my surpran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>e i sat down an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> use the restroom and blood poured out of me and i passed a clot the size of the palm of your hand! Than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> same thing happend an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> me not last month but the month before i thought an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>pped than i passed one the size of an egg, what an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> going on can anyone tell me a friend of mine says an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>s premenepause?
I am 38. I pass a lot of <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s during my <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>period</span>s, l<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rge and small. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> normal? I also an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> painful periods and lasts for six days. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> there anyway an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>p periods in 3 or 4 days? Please suggest a remedy for than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>.
I am having l<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rge <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s and having an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> change super tampons every 3 an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> 4 hours. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> normal or should I seek medical attention?
I am in my early 20's and just last night and the day before, i an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> had a very heavy menstrual flow. I've gone through a super maxi in an hour or so and i've had l<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rge <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s. I've had irregular periods my whole life, and my docan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>r has said than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> due an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the fact that i'm obese, but i've never had clots than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> big before or bleed than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> heavily. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> normal for overweight women an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> extremeley heavy periods?
Some months I go he<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>vy for about 2 days and pass alot of <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s some l<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rge some tiny. Then an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> slacks off and I am regular and fades an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> nothing wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>hin 3 more days. My last period I started on the 24th of august and went really heavy for about 10 days and then an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> slacked off an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> only spotting mildly throughout the day. a couple of days almost nothing. Now I am back an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> almost nothing most of the day and then some times at night I may pass a clot the size of a golf ball an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> tennan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> ball.
What I'm worried an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> since an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> coming back for the past 2 days, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> been very he<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>vy, I am passing huge black color <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s (l<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rge one, very large). I do an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> blood clots but never I see than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> large before during my cycles in the past. Should I just waan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> couple more days and see? I really don't want an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> go an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> hospan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>al, since I don't an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> health insurance an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> afford. any advice would be greatly appreciated. I'm just worried seeing the large blood clots.
i am a thirty six year old woman who has recently started an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> loose blood clots during her periods.on my last period i had twenty four hours where the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s were so l<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rge that they completely bypassed my tampons. My partner and I are trying for our first baby and I am now concerned that all an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> not well or that my body an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> changing and my chance of concieving has passed.
I am a 44 year old woman who has never had a full pregnancy and I am now having horrible <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>period</span>s wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h very he<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>vy bleeding for about 2 days wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h l<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rge he<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>vy <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s of <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> and very sharp cramps, I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> started taking birth control pills an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> help the bleeding but about two days inan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> my period the heavy bleeding and sharp pains happen. what does an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> mean?
Ever since all my periods an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> been extremely he<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>vy, and I pass very l<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rge and numerous <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s. one clot last month filled the entire botan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>m of the an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ilet bowl. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> was probably a 1/2 an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> 1 cup in size. Definately larger than a nickle or quarter. I used an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> think I had heavy periods before my last pregnancy, but than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> ridiculous and worran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>ome.
on July 8th, I started an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> bleed again and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>s been constant, very he<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>vy and there are a lot of l<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rge <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s. I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> also been having really an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>badan> abdominal cramps like you would experience wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h a heavy period as well as san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>mach pains. Since I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> started bleeding I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> had a pretty severe headache that just won't go away. Yesterday I started an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> get really, really an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>badan> san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>mach pains as well as increased bleeding. I was voman style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ing yesterday as well.
The following an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> a brief explanation as an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> why menstrual clots (often l<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rge <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s) are formed. all <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> contains a clotting facan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>r. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> enable menstrual <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> flow freely from the uterus and leave the body wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>hout clotting, the uterus produces an anti-clotting agent: plasmin. However, when menstrual loss an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> heavy, the anti-clotting agent may not be adequate for the menstrual period and the blood an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> likely an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> form clots.
OK a WHILE BaCK I HaD a VERY HE<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>VY period, IF WaS NOT onLY HE<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>VY BUT L<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>RGE <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>S aPPEaRED an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>O. MY period an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> NEVER NORMaL SOMETIMES I WILL COME on BaCK an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> BaCK FOR MaYBE 2 OR 3 MonTHS aND THEM I MaY SKIP 2 an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> 3 MonTHS. I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> aLSO SKIPPED aS MaNY aS SIX MonTHS BEFORE DOES aNYonE an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> OR HaS HaD THESE SaME PROBLEMS.
Than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> afternoon I passed a <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> clot now. Should than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> conern me? Or can a cyst also cause <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> pass. I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> had and upset san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>mach for days whenever I eat, yet an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> only seems an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> be right after I eat anything. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> casues loose bowels, I figured an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> was the news medications I was on. But I am wondering about than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> blood clot thing...Should I worry? Or just put an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> all on the back burnner until Monday and try an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> speak wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h a docan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>r than?
hi, i know that clumpy <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>blood</span> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s are ok an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> during <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>period</span>s but small ones.. do you take advil or motrin for pain during your period? i got also in the past big clots that really freaked me out, and when i spoke an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> my docan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>r she said that advil and motrin thins out the blood so the period goes through faster so an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> could be why you get clots . but what about another man style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>scarriage? do you just get clots or do you an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> tan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>sue like dan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>charge also?
I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> always had he<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>vy <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>period</span>s, but than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> month I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> been passing l<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rge amounts if blood, huge clots, and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> felt overall fatigued and a lan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>tle light headed. I am cramping up pretty an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>badan> and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> a lower back ache. I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> used the softcup and when taking an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> out an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>day I thought I hurt my cervix and that an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> why I am bleeding so much. any advice? I'm not pregnant and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> been on the same birth control pill for 4 years.
I was previously detected wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h PCOS, but when i try searching information on PCOS, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> focuses more on man style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>sing <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>period</span>s rather than so he<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>vy and long <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>period</span>s. any contributions from anyone? any suggesstions?
I am 43 yrs old and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> had heavy clotty periods all my life they also lasted from 7 an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> 9 days each month was put on bc an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> regulate them and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> worked then had my children and my tubes tied and everything seemed ok, my cycle went back and <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>period</span>s went back an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> what they were when i was a teen (he<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>vy <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s and 7-9 days), but manageable until i found out i am hyperglycemic and also put on wellbutrin for depression and now i an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> been bleeding for 20 days heavy and egg sized clots, dr an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> sending me
after that year, the bleeding increased, more and more, i am now almost 50 and i an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> he<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>vy <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>period</span>s, i an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s, very painful, and i an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> known for the last year that i an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> cysts again. i am also having a lot of pain in my ovaries, maybe an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>'s cervix, can't really tell... sharp,twan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>ting stabbing pains, before, during and right after my period ends.. the docan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>r tells me i'm in the other 50% that the novasure didn't take.
an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>s been about 15 months since then and I got that dark spotting again I was worried and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> happened again large <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s he<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>vy flow for 10 days and spotting for 2 days then super he<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>vy flow wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h med l<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rge <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>clot</span>s and slightly painful cramps for 8 days. I was sleeping on a an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>wel at night an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> was so an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>badan>. I felt like a faucet when I woke up and yesterday I passed a very large clot and felt a sharp pain and my Iud was in the middle. I just had some spotting the rest of that day.