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Dr. Jesse Krakauer
44 years experience Endocrinology
Sometimes: B"sd presume you mean metformin. This is commonly used for treating diabetes, but also hormone imbalance that can cause irregular menstrual periods. ... Read More
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Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Typically, after 7 days of using the NuvaRing you should be protected if you have intercourse. Of course, you can always use a back up condom, but if ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony Propst
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Provera (medroxyprogesterone): Provera (medroxyprogesterone) is a synthetic progesterone. Doctors prescribe it to mimic the elevated Progesterone that occurs after ovulation. You w ... Read More
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Dr. Ernie Ordonez
56 years experience Bariatrics
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Dr. Stuart Winkler
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Irregular periods: irregular bleeding can be a sign of bleeding without ovulation or implantation bleeding where the fertilized egg implants into the lining of the uteru ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
If not pregnant,: then you are likely not ovulating, either from polycystic ovarian syndrome, or effects from the birth control pill, which may also keep the uterine li ... Read More
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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Heavy periods?: Heavy periods are periods that last greater than 7 days consistently involving changing protection every hour. Anything that requires 3 pads in 30 min ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No ovulation: The most likely reason for a woman to have an irregular period is that she did not ovulate that month. An occasional month here and there without ovu ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rachana Sus
18 years experience General Practice
Mentsrual problem: Could be thyroid or other hormonal issue.
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Dr. Michael Erickson
8 years experience General Practice
Pregnancy: Pregnancy is the most common reason for a missed period. That should be ruled out first before other distinctions can be made. If a pregnancy test is ... Read More
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