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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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Please suggest an ayurveda remedy for severe menstrual pain.

Query: Hi doctor, My wife is 24 years old. Six months back, we got married. Over last two months she is suffering with severe menstrual pain. Even painkiller is not giving any relief to her. She is taking Evecare syrup from Himalaya over a month. Kindly help her get rid of this pain.  Read Full »

Dr. Sruthi. B. R.

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Please tell me about her age of menarche, her menstrual cycle and the number of days she bleeds. Is she on any medication? Is this the first episode of heavy bleeding? My advice to your wife is to go in for pelvic ultrasonography (UGS). She can continue using Evecare (As...  Read Full »

I am having a heavy bleeding in altrenative months. What should I do to get a normal period?

Query: Hi doctor,I am 40 years old. Having periods alternate months one month is for only one day, and the following month there is heavy bleeding, and the cycle lasts for more than ten days. Ultrasound is normal. I took Ashokarishta thyronorm 25 mcg latest level was two. I have a two-year-old daughter who...  Read Full »

Dr. Ishwar Chandra Rai

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq. com. There are several causes for irregular period. Inflammatory pelvic disease, polly cystic ovarian cyst, uterine fibroid, emergency pills, hormonal changes or other unknown causes are responsible for irregular or heavy bleeding. So once complete history and ultrasound ab...  Read Full »

Can IBS cause heavy periods with painful acne and cramps?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 20 years old, female. Ever since I have been 14 years old, I have irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), bad stomach pains and constipation, almost two years ago I stopped taking my BC pills (I was on birth control since I have been 16) and my period did not come forever after and my skin w...  Read Full »

Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I just read your query. You can try these simple home remedies as these are helpful for your problems. Chew half teaspoon of fennel seeds after every meal. It will help in better digestion of food and also useful in bloating. Take aloe vera juice1.00 tbsp with an equa...  Read Full »

What can be done for heavy bleeding after taking Vitex in high doses?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 30-year-old female with normal menstrual cycles. I began taking Vitex a month back and stopped after 20 days. I took way too much. The bottle said to take two pills a day but the pills are 400 mg a piece. I now realize that this is way too much. I am concerned because I got my p...  Read Full »

Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I just read your query. See two to four days late or early periods are considered normal if you get menstruation every month and do not skip any cycle. As far as heavy bleeding is concerned, it can be due to the herb. But wait for another cycle. I will not recommend ...  Read Full »

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