What is it?

Heavy menstrual bleeding means a heavy period. This can affect a woman’s quality of life. Most menstrual cycles go for 7 days happening every 21 to 35 days. The average blood loss per cycle is 30 mL to 40 mL and more than 80 mL is heavy.
 
Common causes of heavy periods :
  • Blood clotting issues
  • Fibroids
  • Polyps