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I am on the second week of my cycle I do not have my period…

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I am on the second week of my cycle I do not have my period but I had cramps and passed a blood clot , still have cramps but no period what could it be

Doctor's Assistant: Are you in any pain? How regular are your periods?

Very regular and just heavy feeling after the clot passed I went pee again and a small dark gray strands came up then I went again and it looked like purple tissue specs them I have purple mucus discharge now it’s all done but I still have cramps it’s not my period tho because I’m not due and it only happened when I peed

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23 and birth control I took photos of what happened if you would like to see

Dear customer

Thank you for being online.

The symptoms you have described of having cramps and passed a blood clot and you are not due for your period can be due to mid cycle spotting/bleeding.

It can be due to various causes.The most common causes are:stress,being overweight or underweight,imbalance of hormones,polycystic ovarian syndrome/estrogen dominance,uterine abnormalities (fibroids/cysts/polyps/endometriosis).

Stress/anxiety is one of the most common cause that disturbs the female menstrual cycle.

Please stop worrying and be relaxed.

It can be due to hormonal imbalance. You can safely wait till next cycle.

No need to get panic.

These blood clots are part of the endometrium or the lining or the uterus which is shed during menstruation.

For relief from cramps-Take tab. Ibuprofen 400mg from the counter. It is available at your pharmacy as OTC(over the counter) without prescription & will help you greatly.

So I advise you to wait & watch your symptoms as of now.Take above described treatment.

If still after this,the symptoms persists,then you need to make an appointment with your doctor as prescription oral medications will then be required accordingly.Usually & most likely,the symptoms gets subside with these treatment & doctor visit is less likely required.

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