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3 Weeks Delayed Period
No: To my knowledge an anti-inflammatory could not delay period. If you are on birth control, are you on the birth control pill? The mechanism of an anti-inflammatory doesn't cross over with the mechanism of hormones that control ovaries and uterus. Maybe there are some other health factors that could be interfering with cycle? Other medical conditions? ...Read more
Stress, not eating/ sleeping well since about 2-3 weeks. Now period delayed but prego test negative. Regular cycles. Related to stress?
I got delayed period. And I only bleed for three days. Now I felt sick and tired. It's possible that i'm pregnant?
Many : Pregnancy, anovulation, peri-menopause, hormone manipulation (ocps, depo-provera, etc), premature ovarian failure (pof), stress, poly cystic ovaries (pco, stein-leventhal syndrome), prolonged follicular phase, or just a normal variant. It's normal to occasionally miss a period or have a delayed one. I hope that helps. ...Read more
Multiple causes: Delayed cycles are usually due to delayed ovulation. This is most commonly caused by stress or underlying ovulation disorders. Pregnancy that is early and not detected is another reason. If delayed cycles are common for you, then ovulation disorder is likely and you should seek help because aside form fertility these issues also relate to chronic health in various ways and should be addressed. ...Read more
Late menses: First is pregnancy. Delayed ovulation which will make the period come 14 days later. If ovulation occurs on day 20, your period (if not pregnant) will start on day 34. Sudden severe stress (suspended ovulation). Polycystic ovarian syndrome; pituitary tumor; recent cervical surgery blocking the canal with scar tissue; large clots in cervical canal; Others more rare. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Uncertain: Reasons for missed / late period include: an anovulatory cycle in which no egg is released, marked v or ^ in weight; eating disorder; over-exercising (endurance athletics), travel, significant illnesses, oral contraceptives ; other meds, illegal drug use, breast feeding, hormone imbalances and medical problems (i.e., pcos). ...Read more
Take pregnancy test : If sexually active. Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems. #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more
Delayed Period: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems. #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more
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