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Aygestin To Delay Period
Can you take aygestin to delay a period at the same time as birth control pills to prevent pregnancy?
The mixture may lead to heavier bleeding when you stop!
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I am trying to postpone my period... I took Plan B 4 days ago? Can I start norethindrone today to delay period? Dose? 5mg or 10mg?
I am going on vacation on friday the 21st for 4 days. Is there any way to delay my period which is due the 20th? I've heard of Aygestin for that.
I was prescribed Norethindrone. 35mg to delay my period. Online it says take 5mg TID but I was only prescribed. 35mg. Will the lower dosage work?
It should, but…: It should, but I would talk with the Doctor Who prescribed it and ask them the same question. You want to be sure that it was the correct dosage and that it was their intention to give you that dosage. I commend you for following up on what you are taking. Good luck. ...Read more
I was prescribed Norethindrone. 35mg to delay my period. Online it says take 5mg TID but I was only prescribed. 35mg. Will the lower dosage work? I'm afraid its not going to be enough to delay my period.
Maybe: Maybe not. Can you call back and ask for more? ...Read more
I was prescribed Norethindrone. 35mg to delay my period. Online it says take 5mg TID but I was only prescribed. 35mg. Will the lower dosage work? I'm afraid it isn't going to be enough to delay my period.
Discuss with your Dr: Your physician likely had a reason for prescribing the lower dose, based upon your particular situation. That's the problem with generalized information on the internet; it does not and can't take individual situations into account. ...Read more
I want to delay my period for a week while I'm on vacation. How much norethindrone do I need to take daily to delay my period?
Sorry but: HealthTap's agreement with doctors prohibits us from diagnosing or prescribing treatment online in this format. You could see a live doctor for a visit or you could do a virtual consult online, good wishes. ...Read more
More effective delaying period for a few days: start Norethindrone 0.35mg bc pills on day 23 of my cycle OR Provera (medroxyprogesterone) 5mg 3x day start 3 days bef period?
Might work: These methods that you mention require a prescription for use and need to be taken under the guidance of a doctor. Your doctor might choose either of those but would likely not start them so late in the cycle as it is likely too late to regulate ...Read more
My period is due in 7 days and I would like to delay it. Can I start bc, progesterone, brevicon, (ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone) depo shot? I am not currently on any bc
Nothing effective: Assuming you are correct in your timing, the only thing that will delay your period is pregnancy. That is clearly not the solution you are looking for. For future reference, you would need to start the pill, ideally, 2 months ahead of time and at least at the beginning of your cycle. ...Read more
See your gyn: U need an exam and blood work and an ultrasound, you may not be building up enough tissue to get a period assuming u are not preg, your gyn can determine that and treat your appropriately. ...Read more
No: Methotrexate (MTX), when dosed for autoimmune conditions, (10-25 mg weekly), should not delay your period. Sometimes acute or chronic illness can. If your autoimmune condition that MTX is being used for is active for example, that can delay your period. I would check with your gynecologist first, and make sure that you are not pregnant. ...Read more
Qlaira: In looking at the package insert of Qlaira it is not suitable as an extended regime pill, or one used to delay periods. That being said you should discuss this with your prescribing physician. ...Read more
Is 30 mg oral progesterone (10mg tablets taken thrice a day) enough to delay period? I'm 4 days late.
Had baby 12 weeks ago. Taking pill in 7 day break to delay period yet still getting bleeding/pain. Is this normal? What should I do?
Breakthrough bleed: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very common on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually self corrects over time. If you are not satisfied or it continues to happen then consider using a different birth control method. It is a common side effect and does not mean something is wrong or that the pill is not working. ...Read more
How much can Plan B delay period? Took it, got period within a week, now its been 2 months that I don't get it. Taken 6 preg. Test and all negative!
If I have protected sex a week or so before my period is to be expected, could that delay my period? I don't want to delay period, I want it over with
Do taking2 pills of unwanted72 delay period fr more than a month. Took home preg. Test, negative (after1week ofmiss period).sex on4/8.took pill on 2, 4th?
Having a pap smear: Done should not cause a delay in your 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 (i.e. Pcos). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more