First three days
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When is your period heaviest?
When Is Your Period Heaviest? It’s The Second Day Here鈥檚 What You Should Do To Get Through It Pretty much every day on your period is a new adventure, but the second day of your flow is definitely the worst of them all.
What does heavy bleeding on the first day of your period mean?
Losing over 80 mL of menstrual fluid per period is considered heavy menstrual bleeding Your period is a healthy part of the menstrual cycle. It is the shedding of the endometrium (the lining of the uterus) that grows each cycle to support a potential pregnancy. The first day of your period is the first day of your menstrual cycle.
How long does your first period last?
When your first period arrives, it is most likely to last between two and seven days. [1, 2] As your menstrual cycle becomes more regular over time, the duration of your flow will also settle into a predictable pattern, and most women experience menstrual flow that lasts between three and five days.
How much menstrual flow is normal?
In a randomly selected group of premenopausal women, the most common amount of menstrual flow (measured in a laboratory from all collected tampons and pads) was about two tablespoons (30 ml) in a whole period (1;2). However the amount of flow was highly variable鈥攊t ranged from a spot to over two cups (540 ml) in one period!