I am 43.5 years old. Last 4-5 months I am suffering from heavy menstrual bleeding. After consulting from the doctor I took medicine course of 20 days twice. This month the flow was bit more than normal. I don't know when my premenopausal would start and when I will get rid of this problem. Please suggest me some measures because I am a working woman and l really find difficult to stand in a class room, when this heavy bleeding and big clotting pieces come out.
MD-Ayurveda, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
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Hello lybrate user-
prolonged menses or over flow in menses at the time of menopause is known as atyartava disease in ayurveda. It occurs due to improper diet and daily schedule in the past. Try these tips to overcome this diseases-
a) avoid salty and spicy foods, avoid fast foods, green leafy vegetable and curd.
B) go to bed before 10 pm.
C) increase dairy product other than curd in your diet specially cow's ghee.
D) use ashokaristha 2 tsp twice daily with water and tab pistil forte 1 tab twice daily.
PG Dip (Dietetics n Applied nutrition), Msc.in Nutrition n dietetics, Post graduate Certificate (Diabetes Education)
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Hello! take small n frequent healthy meal. Stay away from preserved food, ready to eat foods, deep fried food, sugar n sweet items n do exercise for at least 30 min a day. Take iron rich foods in your daily diet- dates, spinach, sweet potatoes, peas, broccoli, string beans, beet greens, dandelion greens, collards, kale, chard, eggs, dal, lean chicken etc. And go for a dietitian for a personalise plan.
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