What is menorrhagia?

Heavy menstrual flow is known as menorrhagia. It is characterized by excessive or abnormally heavy uterine bleeding during menstruation.

How do members experience menorrhagia?

Top 5 symptoms reported by people with menorrhagia*

*Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.

Top treatments taken by people for menorrhagia*

Who has menorrhagia on PatientsLikeMe?


Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 9
30s 36
40s 67
50s 75
60s 14
70+ 2

Distribution of sex


Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 2
Female 204