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A 20-year-old female asked:

I haven't had my periods in over 5 months after coming off the pill for 6 years, i have had my ovaries, eggs by ultrasound and they are all fine?

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Dr. Stephen Sudler
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
Not unusual: Post pill amenorrhea is not common and may last up to 6 months. It can also reflect a return to menstrual patterns (irregular periods) that may have existed before starting oral contraceptive pills. Talk to your doctor about how to start your menstruation if the condition persists.
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