Heavy Periods? Know What You Should Do

Many women suffer from heavy flow and cramps during menses, which is known as Menorrhagia. Due to Menorrhagia u need to change the pads frequently and at times there is passage of clots.Heavy Periods? Know What You Should Do

Cause of heavy menses can be:

  1. Hormonal imbalance.
  2. Fibroids( Benign Tumour of Uterus).
  3. Swelling in d uterus( Adenomyosis).
  4. AUB (Abnormal Uterine Bleeding).
  5. At times could be because of cancer of the uterus ,ovary or cervix.
  6. & so on……

Treatment options for heavy bleeding are:

  1. Medical management.
  2. Surgical management
  3. Mirena insertion (type of hormonal copper t)
  4. Hysteroscopic d & c.
  5. Removal of uterus ( by laparoscopy, scarless surgery).

So consult your Gynaecologist if you experience heavy or abnormal bleeding during menses.

Categories : Gynaecologist