Menorrhagia

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What is menorrhagia?

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

Common symptoms reported by people with menorrhagia

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What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people for menorrhagia

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Compare treatments taken by people with menorrhagia

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Who has menorrhagia on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 47 say menorrhagia is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 2
20s 11
30s 43
40s 66
50s 48
60s 6
70+ 1
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 44
20-29 years 18
30-39 years 26
40-49 years 22
50-59 years 1
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 2
Female 178

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 110
Not Diagnosed 21

These charts show data from menorrhagia patients who have completed their condition history
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