Heavy periods can occur in around 20% of all women. They have different causes and can very different effects.
They can simply occur as a once-off thing. Or can be the symptom of something like endometriosis or fibroids.
If you have more than two or three heavy periods in a row, it’s important to have your symptoms checked.
Dr Guy Skinner has a huge breadth of experience in all known conditions which contribute to heavy periods and will be able to talk you through what the likely cause is, and what your options are for treating your heavy period.