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can accupuncture delay ovulation

A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Seema Patel
27 years experience Holistic Medicine
Depends: Women use acupuncture to manage stress. When stress levels are high, some women do not ovulate like they should do the stress. Thus, acupuncture ind ... Read More
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Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: Acupuncture and chinese medicine can regulate the body and balance hormones that then lead to ovulation as a normal function. Yes you will need regul ... Read More
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Dr. Fred Harvey
37 years experience Geriatrics
Yes: There is some evidence that it may stimulate ovulation.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
19 years experience Fertility Medicine
Yes: Acupuncture can affect your body in positive and negative ways, just like any other medicine or treatment. It is not likely to affect your ovulation b ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christina Adberg
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Still ok: A normal menstrual cycle can be as short as 21 days and as long as 35 days. If you ovulated on day 14 and then menstruated on day 26th then your lutea ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hmm: I have not seen it used to delay a cycle but have seen it used for excessive menstrual bleeding.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Too general.: I am sorry but there is not enough information here to provide you a useful response. Don't know if the acupuncture was focused on treatment of gynec ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joel Rivera Jimenez
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ovulation: Causes of delayed ovulation can be multiple, for example: having irregular menstrual periods, stress in your personal life, obesity, polycystic ovaria ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Not Determined: The duration of effectiveness in delaying ovulation has not been determined There is some evidence that it may be effective for 100 hoours that is 4 d ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
48 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Well...: Missed period, periods that are not very predictable, and of course keeping a calander for 3 to 4 months to see if you need some expert OB advise.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to guess: When Plan B blocks an ovulation, one cannot accurately predict the next date that ovulation will occur, but cycles should normalize after another mont ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
51 years experience General Practice
Prevent ovulation.: If taken at the right time, before your body sends a signal to ovulate (LH surge), EC can stop the signal and completely prevent ovulation. The follic ... Read More
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