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How long after an medical abortion should someone get a period?

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Dr. Stephen Sudler
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
4-6 weeks: On average it may take 4-6 weeks after a medical abortion to resume menstruation. Your previous menstrual history may affect this time interval and it could be longer. You should already be using contraception, because you ovulate before you menstruate and could very well conceive again if you are having unpprotected sex.

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A 34-year-old member asked:

How long will it take to get my periods after a medical abortion?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Abortion ; periods: Most women experience their next period 4 to 6 weeks after a surgical abortion.

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