Can axniety cause heavy periods?

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Anybody else get heavy periods with anxiety?

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    Hi Kirsty, since Ive had anxiety I've noticed heavier periods! I saw a gynaecologist a few months ago that confirmed extra stress on the body can make your periods heavier.... With increased anxiety also! Take care xxxxx
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      Are you one any medication?

      Iv always had heavy painful periods but I started getting anexity about 4 months ago and the first 3 periods was nothing compard to what I use to be like but this morning Mother Nature payed a visit and don't I know about it and I have been more stressed this month.

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      I get blood clots aswell told my doc years ago and she didn't seem worried and put me on some tablets that help slow blood down its user for people after they have a operation but was only aloud them for a few months and my period went heavy and had blood clots again and she said its just my cycle not much more can be done. But if ur worried and its unusual for you ring your doc
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    Yes mine are heavier but also more irregular.. strange! 
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