When the menstrual flow is excessive and very light-colored, adrenal insufficiency should be suspected. When excessive and bright red or dark red, a hormonal imbalance, liver imbalance, or heat in the pelvic area can be assumed as a starting point.
Treatment Plan for Menstruation, excess
Herbal recommendations include hormone balancing herbs, adrenal tonic herbs, liver regulating herbs, uterine astringent herbs, and heat-clearing herbs where necessary.
Herbal Remedies for Menstruation, excess
Related Menstruation, excess conditions
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