A 18-year-old member asked:
I've had my period for 2 to 3 years now and it is still irregular. is this normal?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 28 years experience
No but common: This is a very common problem. Talk to a doctor about starting on a birth control pill to get things under control. For many young women, the irregular periods also cause a lot of cramping.
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Last updated Apr 27, 2017
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