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can taking advil delay your period

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Taking iron: Should not delay your period.

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Breakthrough bleed: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very common on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually sel ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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2-6 weeks: hormonal bleeding may take up to 4 weeks to resolve. Taking 4 pills in one day will certainly cause bleeding and you must wait up to 2-6 weeks to stop ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
36 years experience Clinical Psychology
Women's bodies: Just about anything can play a role in altering the time frame and character of our menses. Most strange ones are rare and unpredictable and vitamins ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Do not take any medication to delay menses when taking clomid. This will throw the cycle of clomid off and decrease chances of it working. A person ca ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: To my knowledge an anti-inflammatory could not delay period. If you are on birth control, are you on the birth control pill? The mechanism of an ant ... Read More
A 14-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Pregancy/: That may be the only 'natural' means of delaying your menstrual period.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Pap Smear?: Having a pap smear done should not delay your period.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paula Hillard
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: The gastrointestional (GI) system and genital system, while located near one another, don't influence each other in this way.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. EVAN Leibowitz
25 years experience Rheumatology
No: Methotrexate (MTX), when dosed for autoimmune conditions, (10-25 mg weekly), should not delay your period. Sometimes acute or chronic illness can. If ... Read More

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