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Onlinedoc, General Physician
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I had an abortion one month ago and I started my period 8

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I had an abortion one month ago and I started my period 8 days ago which started out light and now is heavy is this normal?
JA: How long have you been dealing with this issue? Are you in any pain?
Customer: For two days it has been heavy and no I am in no pain
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Onlinedoc replied 1 year ago.

This first period after a medical abortion may be heavier or it may have more clots than normal. Usually a follow up ultrasound may be required to rule out any retained products of conception to be on safe side.

You need to visit your doctor in case

  • Passing large clots with painful cramping
  • Passing tissue with painful cramping
  • Foul smelling discharge
  • Fever over 100.1 F
  • Bleeding for more than 1 week.

I hope this helps

Expert:  Onlinedoc replied 1 year ago.

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