Treatments for Menstrual Disorders
Menorrhagia (Heavy Bleeding)
Depending on the cause, there are a number of treatments for heavy bleeding. Treatment involves eliminating the underlying cause of the heavy bleeding, reducing heavy bleeding with home remedies, medications, and surgical procedures, and preventing anemia.
Amenorrhea (Lack of Menstruation)
Depending on the cause, amenorrhea may or may not require treatment. Medications may be used to treat hormone imbalances,
Treatment for menstrual disorders involves the following:
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists website. Available at: http://www.acog.org/ . Accessed February 28, 2006.
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