Vaginal bleeding

Updated: 2018-05-24

When to seek immediate medical care

See a doctor immediately if:

  • Pregnant
  • Excessive or uncontrolled bleeding

When to make a doctor's appointment

Make an appointment to see a doctor if:

  • Past menopause
  • No signs of puberty or younger than age 8
  • Belly or vaginal pain
  • Bloated
  • Bleeding worsens