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Very heavy bleeding with clots for past one and half hour

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after removal of coil few months ago, since yesterday I have had bleeding. Very heavy bleeding with clots for past one and half hour. Past hour I have changed pads five times. What is wrong, Do I need to call a doctor out?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Jef Burk replied 6 years ago.
Hi

Have you had any bleeding before today after your IUCD was removed?

Do you feel faint / lightheaded?

Dr Jef
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
No stomach aches
Expert:  Jef Burk replied 6 years ago.
Hi

Do you feel faint???

Dr Jef
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
NO, backhaches and stomach pain, heavvy bright bleeding every 10 minutes or so, and clots
Expert:  Jef Burk replied 6 years ago.
Hi

Thanks

You should call your Dr if you can - you can easily be prescribed a drug called norethisterone to stop the bleeding.

Subsequently you will need a proper work up including a pelvic exam.

If you feel faint or really unwell then you should go to your local ER.

Dr Jef
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