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Fort Knox, KY
A 39-year-old female asked:

Treated bv in february w/antibiotics, march, dr had me use boric acid suppositories 30 days and period was 5 days late. got period april 16-22. used flagyl gel for 5 days. got period again. period is 10 days early and extremely heavy. is this normal?

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Dr. Ralph Boling
Obstetrics and Gynecology 41 years experience
Irregular ovulation,: medication effect, polycystic ovarian syndrome, thyroid issues, all come to mind as potential reasons. If this continues see your doctor
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