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I am 48 years old old i normally have very heavy periods.

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i am 48 years old old i normally have very heavy periods. Now i am only getting very little and instead of being re it is brow
JA: Are you in any pain? How regular are your periods?
Customer: No pain and periods are regular
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: have had my tubes tied
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 4 months ago.

Hello I'm Dr Chip

Are you saying it's only this one period that's like this?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
first one ever
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
my pnone is off line at the moment
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 4 months ago.


There are a few reasons for this--

You're going into menopause

Low thyroid


I suggest you see your doctor for blood work to include a CBC, thyroid function panel, estrogen, progesterone, FSH and LH levels to check it out

Please let me know if you need any more information