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Dr. Arpita Porecha

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MBBS, MD - Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Gynaecologist, Pune

22 Years Experience  ·  500 at clinic
Dr. Arpita Porecha 84% (10 ratings) MBBS, MD - Obstetrics & Gynaecology Gynaecologist, Pune
22 Years Experience  ·  500 at clinic
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Dr. Arpita Porecha is a trusted Gynaecologist in Inlaks and Budhrani Hospital, Pune. You can consult Dr. Arpita Porecha at Inlaks and Budhrani Hospital in Inlaks and Budhrani Hospital, Pune. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Arpita Porecha on Lybrate.com.

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Education
MBBS - Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad - 1995
MD - Obstetrics & Gynaecology - Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad - 1998
Past Experience
Consultant Gyanecologist at 1998 Bareja Trust Hospital
Assistant Professor at 2000 B.J. Medical College
Lecturer at 2001 KEM Hospital
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English
Hindi

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I had sexual relation with my fiancee from (Thursday - Sunday) though I took a contraceptive pill called postponed 72 on Sunday evening. He didn't finish in me. Ever since that I have frequent tendency of urination though just a droplet falls and I have ticklish feel at my vagina After four days of taking the pill I bleed very lightly and it was not periods. I am all confused. Please help me please.

I had sexual relation with my fiancee from (Thursday - Sunday) though I took a contraceptive pill called postponed 72...
I think you have developed urinary tract infection following intercourse. Thats why you feeling ticklish over vagina and all. For this keep proper personal hygiene. Wash your private parts with triphala kwath. Drink more water. Hydration is key. Secondly as you hv taken emergency pill ,the bleeding you had can be withdrawal bleeding. Still we can't nullify pregnancy. So wait for your next periods and have urine pregnancy test done if you cross your date. If UTI symptoms aggrevate you should contact me via personal consultation.
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9 Effective Home Remedies to Get Rid of Eye Bags!

Dermatologist
Dermatologist, Delhi
9 Effective Home Remedies to Get Rid of Eye Bags!

Eye packs are an indication of weariness. They shape because of liquid develop under your eyes, which could be caused by a few reasons, including absence of rest, stress, hypersensitivities and, let's be honest, celebrating a bit too hard. On the off chance that puffy eyes have turned into a steady piece of your composition, you should attempt to discover the purpose for the issue. Eye sacks do not just look awful – they are your body's method for demonstrating to you that you have to roll out a few improvements to your way of life and get more rest. Still, in the event that they just attack your face sporadically, there are some tried common approaches to dispose of under eye swelling.

1. Salt

Salt makes your body hold more water than typical, the outcome being that you feel bloated. This is valid for all aspects of the body, including the eyes. Disposing of salt from your eating regimen is difficult; however, it has numerous health and excellence benefits. You should likewise read the sustenance data on bundled nourishments, the same number of them contain extensive amounts of salt.

2. Squint Away

Amid the substantial phases of rest, or REM rest, you flicker significantly not as much as should be expected. The reason for squinting is not exclusively to hydrate and ensure your eyes when you are conscious, additionally, do scatter the liquids around your eyes. Repetitive eye sacks may imply that you do not sufficiently squint in your substantial rest. What you can do is squint quickly for 30 seconds after awakening.

3. Drink more Water

To accelerate your digestion and ensure puffy eyes never trouble you again, drink no less than two liters (a large portion of a gallon) of water each day. Remaining hydrated is vital for every real capacity and can do ponders for your looks. On the off chance that you are one of those individuals who do not care for drinking water, you can set an alert, at roughly one-hour interims, that reminds you to do it. Keep in mind that juices and different refreshments cannot substitute water.

4. Cucumber

On the off chance that there is one great embellishing strategy, this must be it. Cucumber cuts are not just for appear, they can really enable you to dispose of eye packs. This flavorfully new veggie contains vitamin C, Caffeic corrosive and silica, all of which forestall water maintenance and swelling. Chill two or three cucumber cuts in the cooler and apply to your eyes for 10 minutes.

5. Potato

Puffy eyes are no major ordeal by any means, if you have a few potatoes lying around. You can utilize potatoes simply like cucumbers – cut them up into thin cuts, chill in the cooler for a bit and place on your eyelids for 10 minutes. This top-notch root contains a great deal of starch, which assists with swelling and aggravation.

6. Tea or Coffee

Concerning eye sacks, the appropriate response is dependably tea. Chamomile and green tea are not just relieving refreshments, they are additionally brilliant embellishing instruments. Locate a quiet, peaceful place where you can taste your tea, while applying the chilled tea-packs on your eyes. Remain like that for 10-15 minutes to mitigate puffy eyes.

7. Egg White

Egg whites are a nutritious, without cholesterol breakfast; however, they can likewise, be consolidated into your Cosmetic regimen. On the off chance that eye packs have been troubling you, beat a couple of egg whites in a bowl; however as opposed to pouring them in the container, spread them over your eyes with a brush. Hold up around 20 minutes until the point when the blend dries and your skin begins feeling more tightly, at that point wash with lukewarm water.

8. Milk

Milk is yet another nutritious substance that can work ponders for decorating your eyes. Plunge two cotton balls or a towel in warm (however not hot) milk and apply to your eyelids. Remain like this for 15-20 minutes to alleviate the anxiety and pressure from your eyes.

9. Spoon

In the event that you have a driving forward eye pack issue, all you require are two or three spoons. Stop them overnight at that point, in the morning, apply to your eyes until the point that they are not cool any longer. On the off chance that you need to see critical change in your composition, rehash for no less than two weeks.

 

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Top 5 Benefits of Iron!

CCMTD, CCEBDM, C.Diabetology, American Diabetes Association, DOMS, MBBS
Endocrinologist, Mumbai
Top 5 Benefits of Iron!

1. Energy

An iron deficiency can mean that you aren’t able to produce enough oxygen-carrying red blood cells — therefore your body struggles to transport oxygen to your brain, tissues, muscles and cells, leaving you feeling exhausted and weak. 

2. Muscle function

Iron is needed for muscle movement because it helps store the oxygen in muscles that allows them to move and strengthen. About 70 percent of your body’s iron can found in the red blood cells of your blood called hemoglobin along with muscle cells called myoglobin. It accepts, stores, transports and releases oxygen.

3. Brain function

The brain is very dependent on oxygen for proper function. If iron is not present, the brain does not receive the oxygen it needs, resulting in poor memory, decreased productivity and apathy. Children with iron deficiency tend to become irritable, restless and are unable to pay attention in class. These symptoms typically disappear once iron levels are restored.

4. Healthy pregnancy

Pregnant women should consume more iron-rich foods than anyone else since not only do they require iron, but they also need to meet the needs of the fetus and placenta. Pregnant women’s iron needs are around 27 milligrams daily, and this is often covered in a prenatal multivitamin. 

According to the world health organization, iron deficiency during a pregnancy can increase the risk of maternal and infant mortality, premature birth, and low birthweight. 

5. Restless leg syndrome

Restless leg syndrome is a condition characterized by uncomfortable feelings in your legs, giving you a strong urge to move them in order to find relief. Low iron levels are known to play a role in the occurrence of restless leg syndrome. 


 

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I have missed my period from 4 days. This is the first time happened with me. But I have no any pregnancy symptoms.

DNB (Obstetrics and Gynecology), PGDHHM, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Delhi
I have missed my period from 4 days. This is the first time happened with me. But I have no any pregnancy symptoms.
First thing you should do once you miss your periods is to take pregnancy test to rule out pregnancy. If negative, repeat the test in weeks time.
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I am 39 weeks pregnant. From today I am having contractions with backache in every 3-5 mins and in the evening started bleeding. But baby did not dropped yet. What to do? Now how much I am near to the true active labour? Expected delivery time?

MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology
Gynaecologist, Mumbai
I am 39 weeks pregnant. From today I am having contractions with backache in every 3-5 mins and in the evening starte...
Pains every 3-5 min is a part of active labor and you already have blood discharge menans you r in labor. You have to report to the hospital asap for the delivery.
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Mere Sadi k 2 Saal Ho Gaye abhi tak bachcha nahi huwe what we should do Or ha Maine bahut time vigora Dr. x spasmo proxy jaise kahi medicine sex k time use kiya kya ye galat hai.

MBBS
Sexologist, Panchkula
Mere Sadi k 2 Saal Ho Gaye abhi tak bachcha nahi huwe what we should do Or ha Maine bahut time vigora Dr. x spasmo pr...
Aap ke baccha nahi hai 2 saal se. Aap apna SEMEN ANALYSIS TEST karwao aur karwane se pahle 4 din tak sex ka parhej rakho aur report muje batao for better. Vigora or spasmo proxy jaisi dwai jyada lena sex ke liye bura hai. For better guidance and natural, safe and permanent treatment, consult me.
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Obesity/ Overweight

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Gurgaon
Obesity/ Overweight
Obesity:
For quick results do following:
1. Diet- take one fruit diet, only banana, for 2weeks. You can eat as many ripe bananas as you wish but you don't have to take anything else in diet.
(banana is fiber rich & high nutrient fruit with a no. Of health benefits. This would detoxify your body and help loose weight naturally).
Rest enough as your body will go through deep detox and restoration.
2. Drink plenty of luke warm water, up to 3 ltrs per day.
3. Exercise- kapalbhati pranayama empty stomach (starting with10 min) followed by brisk running, aerobics & following yogasanas:
-cobra pose (bhujang asana)
-bow pose (dhanurasana)
-boat pose (naukasana)
-wind relieving pose (pavanamuktasana)
-sun salutation (surya namaskar)
4. Take 5cloves of garlic with lukewarm water empty stomach (morning).
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I am 24 years old I got married since 6 months before but still I am not able to conceive and hymen is not tar pls tell your suggestion.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I am 24 years old I got married since 6 months before but still I am not able to conceive and hymen is not tar pls te...
I will suggest you to do sexual activity from 10-20 th day of your menstrual cycle and follow up after three months.
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Mouth Ulcer and Homeopathy

BHMS
Homeopath, Sindhudurg
Mouth Ulcer and Homeopathy
Mouth Ulcer and Homeopathy
Nearly everyone suffers from these mouth ulcers at one time or the other in their lives. Most would also agree that these insignificant looking ulcers can be a cause for a major discomfort. For some individuals, the irritation and pain can be so troublesome that it tends to disrupt their daily life. Pain caused by these ulcers, can at times can be so severe that it can limit their ability to properly speak and eat.
Besides the pain, mouth ulcers have another troublesome feature associated with them- ‘frequent recurrence’. They tend to occur very frequently in some individuals. Many patients complain that even when the first lot of ulcers hasn’t healed, a new set of ulcers are on their way. Mouth ulcers also tend to occur in crops (multiple numbers).Homeopathic treatment of it can be a great help in stopping their recurrence. It can also help during the acute phase in reducing the pain and shortening the duration of ulcers.

What are these mouth ulcers?
These ulcers (often called as apthous ulcers or canker sores) are shallow painful sores inside the mouth. They occur on the inside of lips, the insides of cheeks and the base of gums or under the tongue. They appear as a painful white or yellow ulcer surrounded by a bright red area. On a normal course they start with burning sensation followed by a red spot which then progresses into an ulcer. Pain usually subsides over a week?s period and the final healing takes place within 2-3 days Mild to moderate fever may also accompany them. They are different from fever blisters, which usually occur on the lips and corners of the mouth. Although ulcers in the mouth can be of different types such as cold sores etc., these apthous ulcers are of benign type and do not pose any danger, neither are they contagious in nature. These ulcers are more common in women than men and more often occur between the ages of 10 and 40. If an ulcer persists for more than two weeks please make sure to consult your physician.

What causes these ulcers?
Several factors that seem to trigger outbreaks of these apthous ulcers have been identified. Any one or a combination of them can lead to such ulcers. These factors are emotional stress, deficiencies in diet (Iron, B-12, and folic acid), menstrual periods, oral hygiene, allergy to food substances and trauma sites in mouth (where the tongue or cheek has got bitten). They may occur without any definite cause. It also seems that some have it running in their families. Research suggests that some people may get ulcers due to the usage of products containing SLS (sodium lauryl sulfate).This chemical is found in some toothpastes and mouthwashes.

Homeopathic Treatment of Mouth Ulcers
Homoeopathic Medicines that are often used for treating apthous ulcerations in mouth are Borax, Acid Sulf, Acid Nitric, Merc Sol and Kali Chloride etc

PREVENTION AND MANAGEMENT
Avoid Foods that irritate
Certain foods can irritate your mouth try and avoid them these foods generally include acidic foods, nuts and certain spices.
Don’t Eat and talk at the same time.
This could cause slight trauma to your inner lining of the mouth which could lead to mouth ulcers.
Have a good oral hygiene
Regular flossing and brushing teeth after meals will give you a good oral hygiene thus help in avoiding ulcers..
you can consult me privately for treatment /permanent cure
Dr Rushali Angchekar
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Hello mam. I want to ask that after every unprotected sex if we take contraceptive pills such as i-pill, so what kind of problems we will face in present and future? And, if we have taken it 8-9 times then does we face any problems after the marriage or not.

MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Delhi
Hello mam. I want to ask that after every unprotected sex if we take contraceptive pills such as i-pill, so what kind...
Dear lybrate-user kindly do not take ipills again and again as they are very very harmful for your body. It is having tremendous side effects on hormonal system of body on which everything depends including you future pregnancy and period regularities just to namesome. Thereare very many other ways to prevent pregnancy. God bless.
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I am a 25 year old female. I have polycystic ovary syndrome. I am on diane 30 since 6 months. I had a sexual intercourse about 2 weeks ago with protection. I started getting a scanty periods during the scheduled time of my menstrual flow. Today is my first day and the bleeding is very low. Is there any possibility that I am pregnant.

MBBS, DGO (cal)
General Physician,
You have said. Had sex with protection. You started getting scanty period, so possibility of pregnancy is less. Possibility of pregnancy is further less due to antigonadotropic effect of this medicine which causes failure of ovulation. This may be another reason that you are having scanty period. Yet you can get your urine tested for pregnancy after the period id over. You are taking diane 35 since 6 months, just to remind you. Are you monitoring liver function, your blood glucose, sodium & potassium levels? continuous use is necessary. But it is also necessary to monitor these parameters as they are affected by this medicine. Your treating gynaecologist must be knowing all these.
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Hello Doctor, I am consulting a doctor for pregnancy. Recently she suggested me an injection LUTEIGYN 5000 IU GOLD on my 13th day from my periods followed by Follicular study on my next day. She did not explained me the reason and also about intercourse no clear advice. I want to know the reason behind this instruction. Do's and do not's about intercourse, food after injection. I am in taking OP Kit tablets from my 3rd day to 27th day.

MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology
Gynaecologist, Mumbai
Hello Doctor,
I am consulting a doctor for pregnancy. Recently she suggested me an injection LUTEIGYN 5000 IU GOLD on...
This injection was given to rupture the egg or follicle which is already formed. Once the egg is released and at the same time or day if you have sex pregnancy will occur. Also next day ultrasound is advised to see whether egg is ruptured or not with the injection.
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What are the names of the tests for detecting pregnancy test through blood and urine if one visits the diagnostic center.

MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology
Gynaecologist, Mumbai
What are the names of the tests for detecting pregnancy test through blood and urine if one visits the diagnostic cen...
You can do it at home with urine pregnancy test like velocit card ot preg test card. After 7 days of missed period you need to put few drops of urine and if 2 lines then positive and one line is negative. Even faint second line is also positive.
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Meri wife k haath or pair me sansnaht hoti h or sun ho jate h. Pain b hota h. Fingurs me pain hota. Or apne aap normal ho jaate h. Ye achnk hi hota h. Ye last 1-1. 5 month se ho rha h. Hmari saadi ko 3. 5yrs. Ho gye. Baby concive nhi hua. Report normal h. Haat pair ki problm abhi suru hui h. Kaam me nhi lgta. Thoda wait b bdha h. Sir please help me.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Please undergo her following blood test and report me cbc esr uric acid total thyroid profile glucose vitamin -d these all tests should be done in morning empty stomach.
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Meri 23 years h.mera weight 44 kg h.meri height 5" hai. Mujhe doctor ne pcod batya hai. Mere period delay hota. Pr doctor kaha hai koi dawa nhi lo. Uske side effects hote hian. Jo baadh mey problem krte hian. Kaha hai exercise karo. Aur tension bilkul mt lo. Thik hojaiye ga. Meri ek prblm main tension bohat leti hoon. Pr ab bohat control krti hoon. Aur maine ek month se exercise bhi ki hai. Toh is month mera period within 35 days mey hi aaya hai. Maine Google kiya cyst ke baare kaafi information niklaali hai toh pta chla hai. Ki bohat sey home remedies se ye cure ho skta hai. Jaise flaxseed, almond,aur walnut ko grind krke uska powder. Early morning mey empty stomach mey lukewarm water mey mix krke lena hai. Aur cinnamon powder ko bhi ayese hi Lena hai. Aur kuch khaane ke baadh. Apple cider vinegar ko water mey mix krke lena hai. Kya ye saare remedies correcthain. Aur uska koi sideeffect nhi hote hai. Aur bhi bohat si chiz hai. Jaise drumstick, aur uska fruit aur leaves. Aur Tulsi leaves. Kya ye sb lena thik hoga. Mujhe suggest kr dein plzzz. Aur koi natural ways hi bataien cure hone keliye. Mujhe koi medicine nhi leni. Mujhe natural ways hi suggest Karen. Aur home remedies hi batein. Eagerly waiting for your for your useful suggestions.

MD - Ayurveda, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), Diploma in Yog and Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Navi Mumbai
Meri 23 years h.mera weight 44 kg h.meri height 5" hai. Mujhe doctor ne pcod batya hai. Mere period delay hota. Pr do...
Dear Lybrate user, PCOD bohot sari ladkiyo me pane wali bimari hai. Net pe aapne search Kiya aur information collect Kiya, ye kafi achi bat hai. Ek Dhyan me rakhiye, ki pcod jaise taklifo ke liye, long term medicines aur exercise jaruri hài. Ayurvedic treatment se isme kafi accha result milta hai. Start kanchanar guggulu 2 tabs twice day kasisadi vati2 tabs twice day Kumari aasav 15 ml with water after food twice day. Remember these are primary Medications, and helps alot. Do visit a doctor or consult privately for further information and treatment guidelines. Kafi sare gharelu nuskhe Google search karne pe milte hai, lekin iska use ek limit ke upar nahi hota, so isme apni khud ki body pe krupaya prayog na kare. Dhanyawad.
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Fingered with precum on 1st march, got period on 18th march NO sexual activity after that No periods in april, body feels hot almost all the time, breasts seem bigger pregnancy Possible?

BHMS
Homeopath, Delhi
Fingered with precum on 1st march, got period on 18th march
NO sexual activity after that
No periods in april, body f...
Go for utp (urine pregnancy test). If that is negative, that means she is not pregnant. Moreover, she is having pcod, therefore there is hardly a chance of her being pregnant.
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Hi Hamari wife ko pregnancy ke 4 month ho chuke hae .ave tak koe ve tika nahe laga hae. Pregnancy ke kitne month me 1st tika lagta hae please reply sir.

BHMS
Homeopath, Secunderabad
Hi Hamari wife ko pregnancy ke 4 month ho chuke hae .ave tak koe ve tika nahe laga hae. Pregnancy ke kitne month me 1...
Do not worry about the details. Please take her to any government hospital and register her name. All proper care and counselling will be done. That will safeguard her health along with proper monitoring of the baby's growth. Its essential to protect both the mother and baby from all kinds of diseases by following simple rules. So take her regularly to the hospital and they will do all the necessary things including the vaccinations. Some tests along with (USG abdomen and pelvis) will be done regularly. Follow their advise about food and nutrition and general health instructions also.
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Hi, I am 22 years old. My breasts are very sagged. My size is 34 but still sagging is there. Can you please help me with some treatment and solution.

MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology, MBBS, Post Doctoral Fellowship in Reproductive Medicine, Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery
Gynaecologist, Pune
Hi, I am 22 years old. My breasts are very sagged. My size is 34 but still sagging is there. Can you please help me w...
There is no treatment other than surgery. But y can try wearing a tight bra. You won't advice surgery as you don't need it.
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Your Body Shape Reveals A Lot About Your Health.

Clinical Exercise Specialist, Certificate in Population Health, Certificate in Diabetology and Prevention, Nutritionist, MHSc (Public Health), MPT - Orthopedic Physiotherapy
Physiotherapist, Delhi
Your Body Shape Reveals A Lot About Your Health.
What your body shape reveals about your health

Your body shape reveals more about you than merely the outer appearances. In fact, it is a reflection of your inner health and as well as your future health. Here are some of the things that your body shape reveals about your overall health and the diseases that you need to look out for.

1. Triangle: the pear shaped body or the triangle body usually has more fat on hips, thighs and the butt. They are at lower risk of heart diseases, since the weight is less concentrated on the waist. But, they can develop lower back problems and may have an increased tendency to develop knee issues as most of the weight is carried on hips and thighs.

2. Circle: circle shape is basically for those who carry a lot of fat around their waists. Men and women are equally likely to be affected. Those with a waist size larger than 34 inches in female and 36 inches in male are considered circle shaped. They are at a higher risk of uterine problems, kidney issues and pancreatic-colon cancers.

3. Rectangle: men and women who tend to carry weight distributed all around their bodies have a rectangular body shape. While this is a desirable shape for men, for women it may lead to a flatter looking body. This body shape is healthier than the others, but you may experience osteoarthritis and joint pain if you have higher body fat.

4. Apple: women who carry extra fat on the upper body, i. E. Arms and chest, upper stomach as well have apple shaped bodies. If their body fat is appropriate, they tend to be healthy, but being apple shaped can put you at risk for a number of conditions, including heart problems, blood pressure problems and diabetes.
But remember, irrespective of your body type, make sure that you exercise regularly, have well-balanced diet and stay happy.

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All about Menorrhagia

Fellowship In Minimal Access Surgery, MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Hyderabad
All about Menorrhagia

Menorrhagia is menstrual condition characterized by an abnormal loss of blood or heavy, prolonged bleeding. Although heavy bleeding is not uncommon in premenopausal women, menorrhagia is a severe condition which generally interferes with your daily activities. If your vagina bleeds irregularly or between periods, in addition to such heavy bleeding that at least one pad or tampon gets soaked every few hours, it is highly recommended that you seek medical attention.

Symptoms
Signs and symptoms of menorrhagia include:

  1. Soaking through more than one tampon or sanitary pad for every few hours
  2. The need to use double sanitary protection
  3. Heavy bleeding for weeks on end
  4. The need to wake up at night to change your sanitary protection
  5. Restriction of daily activities due to heavy menstrual flow
  6. Symptoms of fatigue, such as excessive tiredness as well as shortness of breath

Causes
Although the exact causes are unknown, here are a few causes that may be responsible:

  1. Hormonal imbalance is when there is an hormone imbalance, the endometrium develops in excess and sheds away with menstruation
  2. In Ovary dysfunction, if your ovaries do not ovulate, your body won't be able to produce the hormone progesterone resulting in a hormonal imbalance problem which may lead to menorrhagia
  3. Uterine fibroids are benign tumors which start appearing in your childbearing years
  4. Polyps are small benign growths found on the uterine lining
  5. Adenomyosis occurs when your glands from the endometrium becomes embedded in the uterine muscle
  6. By using Intrauterine device (IUD) menorrhagia may occur as a side-effect
  7. Pregnancy complications, for instance, an ectopic pregnancy can cause it
  8. Inherited bleeding disorders, such as von Willebrand disease
  9. Certain medications like anti-inflammatory drugs
  10. Other medical conditions, like pelvic inflammatory disease or endometriosis

Treatment
Treatment for menorrhagia depends on a number of factors like the cause and severity of the condition, or your tolerance for specific therapies or medications.
Some drug therapies for menorrhagia include:

  1. Iron supplements
  2. Tranexamic acid
  3. Oral progesterone
  4. Non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
  5. Oral contraceptives
  6. Hormonal IUD

If drug therapy is ineffective, other treatment options may include:

  1. Dilation and curettage
  2. Focused ultrasound ablation
  3. Uterine artery embolization
  4. Endometrial ablation
  5. Myomectomy
  6. Endometrial resection
  7. Hysterectomy
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