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A 23-year-old female asked about a 30-year-old female:

Can methergine (methylergonovine) be used to start a period that is im guessing a week late?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
No: That is not a use of this medication
Dr. Donald Collins
Dr. Donald Collinsanswered
Family Medicine 41 years experience
No: We usually don't use this medicine for this problem. First and foremost, you need to be sure you are not pregnant. See a doctor and get checked.

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Last updated Apr 24, 2015

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