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why is my period so light this month

A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Nguyen
10 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fertile Days: There are really only about 12 days during your monthly cycle when you're likely to get pregnant and they're around the time of ovulation (midcycle wh ... Read More

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Possible causes: The main reason for light periods is a change in hormone levels. Causes for what seems to be a light period can include: implantation bleeding in earl ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Low dose: This is a low estrogen dose pill so it stimulates little growth of your uterine lining. That means there isn't much to bleed off and your period will ... Read More
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Dr. Andrew Silverman
48 years experience Fertility Medicine
Period is brown: As long as your cycle is starting when you expect it, I wouldn't be concerned. If it continues several months, and you are concerned then schedule a ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Birth control pills: Take birth control pills continously without taking the placebo pills.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allison Urrutia
13 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Long period: There can be several reasons for prolonged period. Some causes are thyroid, pcos, pregnancy, or hormonal. Depending on other symptoms and exam, there ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See md: See your doctor and get it taken care of.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
It happens sometimes: A doctor can check to see if there is any medical issue, if a woman has mild menstrual-related symptoms. Many women have some variation of their mucus ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Get examined by your: Gyn. You could have hormonal imbalance endometriosis or the onset of menopause etc your gyn may recommend pap's smear, d&c, blood tests for hormone ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Bleeding: If you have been bleeding for a month you need to be checked.

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