Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
131 Doctors are Online

Period, heavy third day. Can medicines be taken to stop the flow? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 31-May-2013
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2005
Answered : 2408 Questions
Doctor:Good morning
User:Hello Doctor Good Morning
Doctor:Please proceed with your query
User:This is XXXXXXX here
User:This is my third day of periods and the flow is high, and i have to attend a family function in a temple on Sunday.
User:Can i take any medicine to stop the flow
Doctor:Is is not advisalbe
Doctor:and there is no drug that can help you in reducing the flow
User:oh ok
User:but is there something else... this is a very important function and you know with periods we can enter temple... thats why i am asking...
Doctor: XXXXXXX as it is your third day today, the flow will decrease
Doctor:by sunday, it may stop too
User:but normally i have slight bleeding for abt 6 days
Doctor:See, once the periods has started, there is no way we can stop it
User:ok :(
Doctor:if only you want to postpone the periods, that can be done
User:ok doctor, Thank you.
Doctor:Thank you too
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor