A member asked:

Hello! i'm a sexually active 22 year old (i use condoms). my last period lasted 12 days. i'm 5 days behind on my period. is this delay normal?

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Dr. Roger Duvivier answered

Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Need pregnancy test: It would be wise to ask your Gyn for a blood betaHCG pregnancy test to confirm you are not pregnant. If negative, consider requesting an intrauterine device (IUD) or a subdermal contraceptive implant which are the most effective methods of contraception. Be safer. Continue using condoms too for STI protection and review your reproductive life plans with a knowledgeable healthcare provider.

Answered 9/27/2016

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