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A 18-year-old female asked:

I have been on the pill for almost two years, and have not had a period since i started. i have now been heavily bleeding for 3 weeks without stopping and don't know what is wrong with me. the doctor asked me to do a pregnancy test and it came back negati

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Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Your hormones are in: .. flux for some reason. Irregular periods and spotting could mean you may have some hormonal imbalance that could be affected by many different factors, including age (if approaching menopause?), nutrition, illness, exercise (or lack of it), body girth, psychological well-being, stress, season, or simple fluctuations of other related hormones (thyroid for example). See your GYN if this keeps up

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