Dr. Joe Merritt

Tiff City, MO
49 years experience male

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joe Merritt
49 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Might be hormones: Depo has built-in margin of safety in most pts ofa month. It can be wearing off and you can be getting ready to cycle on your own, and either get preg ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joe Merritt
49 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
3 weeks : Usually periods begin when the body realizes you have stopped taking the pill. Generally about 2-3 days after the last of the 21 pills-.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joe Merritt
49 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Light and short OK: Period on bcp is only there to reassure you are not pregnant, so ok to start new pck. Comes because you stopped the pills with hormone. It is not a ... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Merritt is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Merritt is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you! I have been driving myself crazy taking multiple HPT (all negative). I need to stop googling...and just ask next time :)
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you for reply, think there's a mix up my results ive given aremeasured in pmol/l not pg/ml perhaps that's why I'm bring told its high
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks I actually have alot going on so I probly am jst stressed but ill still get checked out in case :-)

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