i am a 42 yr old woman. i am experiencing a heaving flowing period going on 6 weeks. my doctor prescribed some birthcontrol pills to help get the hormones on track and to help the bleeding to stop. well it has never stopped .i go through about 5 to 6 packs of pads in a week..i am passing clots the size of chicken livers. what do i do..i keep bleeding and i am really tired feeling . yes i have had some dizzyness with it..i tried to call and get appt with a ob/gyn but the are booked for months and my family dr says i need a gynecologists. do i go to the er..i dont want to if they wont help me .