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

Prolonged periods - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Women's Health
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
User :   I am a 39 year old women and I was 6 days late for my period and when it started it has not stopped it has been 23 days now what should I do?
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hello
Doctor :   when was your last menstrual period?
Doctor :   When did it start and when did it end?
User :   It started on april 15 and has not ended
Doctor :   How many packs are you using per day?
Doctor :   Were you on some pills?
User :   No pills
Doctor :   or Birth control methods
User :   none
Doctor :   Did this happen earlier?
User :   no never before
Doctor :   I need to ask you few important questions and I need more time to help you better
Doctor :   This is not a problem to be ignored about
User :   ok
Doctor :   Before the last menstrual period, do you remember the dates of previous three periods?
User :   March14 thur the 18
User :   Feb 17 thur 21
User :   Jan. 19 thur the 23
User :   Dec. 23 thur 27
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Almost they were going regularly
User :   Yes
Doctor :   How many pads were you using for the last 20 day?
User :   I use tampons and like 3 or 4 it is not really that heavy bleeding
Doctor :   Were you using any other medications for any other problem?
User :   No not at all.
Doctor :   Are you sexually active?
User :   Yes
Doctor :   What is the color of the bleed?
User :   Dark red
Doctor :   Do you have pain, tenderness or fever?

User :   no
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
© 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