The treatment options for menorrhagia are aimed at: Eliminating the underlying cause of the heavy bleedingReducing the heavy bleeding with medicines, surgical procedures, or other treatments
A major goal of treatment is to prevent anemia.
The treatment options for amennorhea are aimed at: Identifying and treating underlying conditionsRestoring hormonal imbalancesIdentifying lifestyle factors that may be causing the absence of a menstrual period
Treatment for menstrual disorders involves the following:
Last reviewed September 2013 by Andrea Chisholm, MD
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