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Heavy bleeding with large clots and pain during menstrual cycle for a 44 year old woman

I am a 44 year old woman who has never had a full pregnancy and I am now having horrible periods with very heavy bleeding for about 2 days with large heavy clots of blood and very sharp cramps,  I have started taking birth control pills to help the bleeding but about two days into my period the heavy bleeding and sharp pains happen. what does it mean?
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I am the same age and had the same problem,went to doctor about it and he suggested to have a pap to see what it could be,found out I had a poylp  so I was given a D and C to clean out the uterus, and every since than the heavy bleeding and pain was reduced quite alot,now periods are not so bad any more hope this will help Regards Sandy.
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