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A 22-year-old female asked:

How to induce menstrual cycle?missed cycle for the first time last december.not pregnant

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
MIssed Periods: You do nothing, as you have already been advised. These things happen and usually you will start up during the next month. One does not 'induce' a period that has been missed. If you do not restart cycling then you contact your gynecologist for an evaluation.
Dr. Janice Alexander
Obstetrics and Gynecology 43 years experience
Progesterone: It is not unusual to miss a cycle once a year, but you can have a withdrawal bleed by using Progesterone . See a provider for guidance.

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