Menorrhagia (Heavy Bleeding)

The treatment options for menorrhagia are aimed at:

  • Eliminating the underlying cause of the heavy bleeding
  • Reducing the heavy bleeding with medications, surgical procedures, or other treatments
  • A major goal of treatment is to prevent anemia.

    Amenorrhea (Lack of Menstruation)

    The treatment options for amenorrhea are aimed at:

  • Identifying and treating underlying conditions
  • Restoring hormonal imbalances
  • Identifying lifestyle factors that may be causing the absence of a menstrual period
  • Treatment for menstrual disorders involves the following: