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Menstrual Cycle and Disorders

Also known as Amenorrhoea, Dysmenorrhoea, Menorrhagia, Norethisterone for Painful or Heavy Periods, Periods and Period Problems, Premenstrual Syndrome, Primolut N, Tranexamic Acid for Heavy Periods, Utovlan

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  • Periods

    I came off my period on the 27th June came bk on on the 14 been having sex and the blood is like a pink but still have bloods clot and still bleeding now

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  • I have no period and im 18

    Im 18 and I first got my period around 13 years old and there were times when I had 3 or 4 months of normal, once a month period, but then it would stop for half a year or one year, then again, my cycle randomly appeared one or two months and stop. During these 5 years i had around 10 or 15 periods and...

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  • My period pain is unstoppable :(

    Hello I'm 16 years old and I've been on the pill for approximately five months now. The reason why I decided to take the pill is because I had unbearable period symptoms. I had severe stomach pain (cramps) and also back and leg pain. I was throwing up and always feeling dizzy. There were moments...

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  • Painkillers not helping with period cramps. Why is this?

    Hi. Whenever I do get periods I have bad cramps but medicine like asprin or ibuprofen do not help. At times it makes my stomach hurt and makes the cramps worse. If it does help its for a very short amount of time and then the cramps are back. Even when I use medicine specifically for period relief it...

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  • rectal pain during period! help :(

    For some time now ive had really bad periods and have been referred for a laparoscopy to see if i have endometriosis. Ive been experiencing extreme menstrual cramps, infertility, pain during sex, pain during urination, and pain in my bottom. Only recently the pain in my bottom has been bad....

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  • Abdominal Pain and Missed Periods

    Hi. The past week I've had pain on my lower right side. On Tuesday I was admitted to the hospital as it was suspected Appendicitis. I had blood tests and an ultrasound and everything came back clear. I spoke with my doctor about my periods and how they have changed in the past few months. I seem...

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  • Spotting for 8 days. Worried sick!

    Hello this is my first post so sorry if there is TMI. I have been spotting for 8 days now a mixture of brown and red and changing between the two. I have checked myself with a tampon and it is only noticable on there. Today I have noticed a little bit of red stringy discharge. I have made myself sore...

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  • I’ve been depressed for 3 weeks, any thoughts please

    Hi! May i join in this discussion? Cause it seems like i have the same problem.  Im 26 of age and i usually have irregular period, i tend to have my period every other month or 2 months. Then this may 27th came i had a light bleeding that continued up til now. Recently i notices that may breasts...

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  • Heavy period soaks tampons, but nothing on pads?

    I stopped using birth control approx 6 months ago, since then my periods have been surprisingly regular time wise, but when I have them they are really heavy for 2-3 days,  and soaking a tampon within 2-3 hours. I have been using pads as well, but when using the pads I am not bleeding out onto the...

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  • Urgent: Period late and worrisome circumstances

    May 14 was the ending of my last menstrual cycle. The day June 16 I was already a week late, and I had unprotected sex, and on June 17 I took an emergency contraception pill (ellaOne). June 22 I had unprotected sex again and was unsure whether the pullout method was successful or not. Last year from...

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  • not related to menstrual cycles but

    noticed a hard bump on my vulva (the bump feels like it’s mostly underneath the skin & you can see a little white head on top & the skin on the bump is kinda dark) while i was in the shower a few days ago. i recently shaved so can that be a reason as to why the bump is there ? it is very painful...

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  • Very Light Period for past 4 month

    27 years old, always had very regular heavier periods. For the past 4 months, starting in May of 2016 until recently in August 2016, I have been getting very light periods. And I was almost late to start AF in May. I can now pretty much go with using 1 pad all day (but don't for sanitary reasons),...

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  • irregular periods and bleeding after sex??

    hello, first I have not received a period in over a year. secondly, on july 1st me and my fiancé had intercourse and as soon as we were finished I had realized that I was bleeding, and I kept checking over the day and it progressively got worse, so I figured "maybe this is my period finally."...

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  • my period is coming out of my backside

    when im on my period, ive noticed that when i wipe after ive been the toilet there would be loads and loads of blood when i wipe my bum, i thought i just had blood on the tissue from the vagina bleeding but it is definitley coming from the bum. is this normal?

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  • using noresthorone tablets

    Hi probably not spelt that right , my problem is I am currently using the implant but the last few weeks I've had some very heavy periods so I've been using these tablets to stop my periods now I asked my gp about long term use and she told me I need to see a gynecologist as they can prescribe...

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  • Natural Menstruation after losing weight

    Dear all.I need your kind help/attention.I am 28years of old married.12 months back I was 79kgs of weights.I never had Periods in time I had to have medications like Metformin and Novelon etc.Then I started losing weight by dieting and exercising.In the month of November 2017 I had a Misscarriage and...

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  • Cure for PCOS

    I am 20 years old and I was diagnosed with PCOS when I was 17. The doctor then put me on the pill to regulate my periods, however after I stopped taking them I was facing the same problems which were irregular periods, acen and weight gain.  Instead of continuing with the pill I changed my lifestyle,...

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  • Severe anxiety before and during period

    I have generalized anxiety and intrusive thoughts. I've kept a diary over the last 2 months since I had to increase the dose of my anti depressants. I am 43 years old and I've noticed that 3 days before and 3 days during my cycle and also around ovulation, my anxiety and intrusive thoughts...

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  • Long red strands during period

    I just started my period today and I peed out these long red strands (pic linked below). This has never happened before, should I be worried? Moderator comment:I have deleted the links to the images as they went to a site unsuitable for inclusion in the forums. Users can upload images directly to...

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  • No period after finishing pill for month

    Hi there Looking for advice here, I finished my pill for the month 2 days ago and I usually feel crampy and sometimes bleed slightly as the break approaches. This time I have nothing, no cramp, no blood, just discharge. I am worried about pregnancy etc. I was just looking for a bit of advice. ...

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  • Debilitating period symptoms? Advice please.

    I've had this experienced a new kind of headache lasting for three months and I couldn’t completely get rid of the pain until I visited a chiropractor. I am a 17-year old that was diagnosed with ocular migraines with moderate to severe light sensitivity two years ago but, this is new headache has...

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  • My periods can last up to 7 weeks, really need advice

    Hi there, Apologies in advance for the long post! To start with a bit of background: For the past 2 and a half years my periods have been CRAZY. On average they last anything from 3-7 weeks. Light at the beginning and end, super heavy for weeks in the middle. I can get another period 1 or 2 weeks after...

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  • Norethisterone for heavy bleeding help please

    Hi Ladies, I am 45 and have been suffering with extremely heavy flooding periods. Biopsies came back clear so I was put on the progesterone only pill (Cerazette) which made me bleed for the entire 3.5 months I was on it. I was told to persevere as it takes some time to get used to it but near the end...

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  • Trying to conceive

    I'm 37 my period came on early and very light. The first time doing that I'm bloating and sleeping all the time. I even did the ring test over my belly and It moved in circles and up and down took a rest 2 weeks ago it was negative. What else could it be

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  • Heavy bleeding and huge clots

    Hi everyone, A few weeks ago my doctor prescribed me the pill ovreena. I'm 23 and don't get proper periods so he said we would try this to regulate them. This week I'm on my break from the pill and started bleeding yesterday. Today I've experienced excruciating cramps in my stomach and...

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  • early period?

    wassup yall i havent start my period yet but this morning i fingered myself (didnt hurt) and then my period came or what?? i just got some brown discharge and then blood.the whole day.whAT happened ? help? 

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  • Weird period for the past 4 days

    I need some advice but I will start from the very start to the very end to give you knowledge of how this has happened. I had my surgical abortion done around about the 8th of april at my 6 weeks of pregnancy. 6 weeks after my abortion i got my first period on the 18th of may. My period was abnormal,...

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  • Bleeding again one week after period

    Hi guys, I am experiencing bleeding again a week after my period ended. I know sometimes it can be normal to experience light spotting but this is bright red blood. It’s not very heavy and I don’t have regular period symptoms like cramps and stuff. I’ve literally never had sex so obviously pregnancy...

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  • HEAVY HEAVY PERIODS

    So a little background, I’ve been an active athlete my entire life until about a year ago. I’m 23 and I had my first period when I was 15. I have NEVER had a regular period. I only get about 2 (maybe 3) periods every year. Anytime I talk to my doctor, she says as long as I am not rapidly losing/gaining...

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  • Scared

    I’ve been on the pill for 10 years or more and never really had periods, however for the past 6 months I’ve beeb getting a period more and more frequent. Firstly it was ever 3 weeks then every 2, now I’m barely getting a few days between them.. they are not overly heavy and sometimes it’s not even necessary...

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