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period wont stop

Hello there.. my mom is 41 yrs old and she has had her period for almost 3 weeks already non stop!! I'm really
Concerned about this situation! What can I do to help or why is this happening? Is it normal?
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Its not normal at all , your mother should really see a doctor !
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I am a 30 yr old mother of three. I have been on my period for over two months. My OB/GYN has started me on birth control pills (even though I already have an IUD) & iron pills. They say it is not unusual to have a period for up to 6 mths straight.

I would advise u not to worry too much. But, if u find out something more or if I do, lets's post on here for other people who might be going through the same thing.
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Thanks!!
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