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heavy periods at age 53

I am 53 and having heavy bleeding during my periods.  They are very regular every 28 days.  I am soaking through every 20 minutes for 8 to 10 hours and then for the next day every 1 1/2 to 2.  After that it slows down for the next couple of days lasting 5 days.  I am also anemic.  My doctor is talking depo lupron is this the way to go?
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