Top 5 Common Menstrual Disorders You Need to Know About

Even though menstruation is common or we can call it one of the parts of women’s life, still discussing all the problems related to menstruation is not very common, this causes a lack of knowledge between young girls and we think that it’s our duty to make every woman aware about all the menstrual problems. 

Below are five common menstrual disorders that every woman should be aware of

1. Heavy Menstrual Bleeding

Bleeding is the common cause while menstruation, but it causes heavy bleeding in some women’s while doing daily activities, this happens due to an imbalance in hormones structural abnormalities in the uterus, or due to other health issues.

Issues such as thyroid problems, blood clotting disorders, liver or kidney disease, leukemia, complications from IUD, miscarriage, and infections or you can go to a menstrual disorders doctor in Abu Dhabi so that they can suggest you a personalized reason of this cause and treatment.  


  1. Soak one or more sanitary pads or tampons every hour for several hours continuously.
  2. Need to use double hygiene protection to control your menstrual volume.
  3. Need to wake up to change hygiene during the night. 
  4. Bleeding for more than a week.

2. No Menstrual Bleeding (amenorrhea)

No Menstrual Bleeding is an amenorrhea condition that means missing one or two periods; menstrual bleeding is common among young girls aged between 15-18, depending on their health, low body mass and weight causes low Hemoglobin in the body which leads to no menstrual bleeding also causes 2-3-months of the gap between their periods. It is also caused due to issues in the endocrine system, which regulates hormones.


  1. Milky nipple discharge
  2. Hair loss
  3. Headache
  4. Vision changes
  5. Excess facial hair
  6. Pelvic pain
  7. Acne

3. Painful Menstruation (dysmenorrhea)

Painful menstruation is known as Dysmenorrhea. Pain during periods is common but in certain cases it is at an extreme level, making a lady unable to do any regular daily activity. Dysmenorrhea causes due to uterine contractions.

Uterine contractions are muscle contractions of the uterine smooth muscle that occur during the menstrual cycle. Uterine contractions occur throughout the menstrual cycle in the non-pregnant state and throughout gestation. Menstruation specialist clinic in Dubai can give you the best treatment for Dysmenorrhea. 

4. Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)

PMS refers to the emotional changes in women during and before their periods (mostly one week before your period starts), almost more than 40% of women face this problem, it includes bloating, headaches, fatigue, painful breasts, fatigue, anger, anxiety, mood swings, crying and depression.

Consulting to an expert menstrual clinic to get rid of this is an important step you can take, you can find expert menstrual specialists in Abu Dhabi.  

5. Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)

Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder is similar to Premenstrual Syndrome but this is more serious in terms of PMS. PMDD causes emotional and physical symptoms like PMS. Symptoms of PMDD usually appear a week before your period begins and last until a few days after it begins. Most of the time, they are severe and exhausting and can prevent you from performing your daily activities.

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