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is it normal to get your period every 3 weeks

A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
21-35 days: It is normal to have a period every 21-35 days. There are many options to decrease menstrual bleeding and regulate your cycle. Birth control methods ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Grieco
36 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: It can be very erratic and unpredictable but over less and less with time.
A female asked:
Dr. Carrie Cannon
32 years experience Family Medicine
Not usu.: Some women cycle every 35 days, but 2-3 months is not the norm. Best to see your physician and have some hormonal tests like thyroid and prolactin, et ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derek Farley
23 years experience Urgent Care
No, and No: No, pregnant females do not all experience those symptoms, but it is possible for any one pregnant female to have any one or all of those symptoms. ... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Angela Zhang
18 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: If you are a teenager, it is normal for the first year to have irregular periods that come more or less often than the standard 28 day cycle. If you a ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Not all woman are: The same. Although people often think of a period being every 28 days, it can be longer or shorter for some women. Some women could have a 21 day long ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ratna Dhingra
43 years experience Pediatrics
Yes it is: some people ovulate every 3 weeks--so yes you can
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Nausea is a : Common premenstrual symptom.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Julie Stevens
23 years experience Family Medicine
Probably normal: IF! your menstrual timing, volume and length of flow is otherwise the same, it is fine. Many people experience this after a cycle is over as well. ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
YES: YES
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
No, it could be: Break through bleeding related to imbalance of Progesterone and estrogen.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Clots in your period solely mean that there is some blood that maybe bled a little excessively, then formed a clot. Rarely, a clot can be a sign of a ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Anovulatory cycle: Anovulatory cycles are very common cause of irregular bleeding in young women in whom it's very common to have irregular periods. It's doubtful that a ... Read More
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Dr. Brad Douglas
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See below: No this is not normal -.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
No: Pregnancy is possible. Use protection every time you have sex to prevent pregnancy.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hasan Khondker
12 years experience Internal Medicine
No: have you taken a pregnancy test ?
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Morton Levitt
48 years experience Pathology
Spotting: There is always a delicate balance between the various sex hormones that control your female cycle, and even the slightest change can affect your peri ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
With sex, yes: As long as you are having unprotected intercourse, you can get pregnant. Ovulation can occur more than once in a given menstrual cycle. That is why fr ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Meadow Good
13 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No.: No. A normal menstrual cycle is 28 days. This means that every 28 days you should have a period lasting usually to 7 days. If you are having a per ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Henry Jacobs
65 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: 3-5 days is pretty normal
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abnormal bleeding: Technically, those episodes are not periods. A period is bleeding that occurs approximately 2 weeks after ovulation. Thus, it can naturally occur only ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
As above : U r unlikely to get pregnant one day before u period , u can get pregnant during u ovulation period and or two days before or after.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Aging cycle: If pregnancy is not of concern, then at age 42 ovulation is not occurring on a regular basis and estrogen only menstrual cycles are notorious for bein ... Read More
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