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What is the suitable dosage of taking royal jelly tablets and can I take them along the month and also during period as well.

Royal jelly tablets: These tablets consist of worker bees secretions but other substances. It has been used for a variety of ailments. Its use is of questionable worth and therefore I would not recommend it. ...Read more

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Took plan b pill during period and ended period sooner than expected is that normal?

Took plan b pill during period and ended period sooner than expected is that normal?

May be: Why did you take plan B during the period? If do not wish to be pregnant use contraception all the time every time, rather than relying on plan B. You may consider an IUD or implanted contraceptive.
For good health - ...Read more

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Do you think I need the pill if had unprotected sex during period?

Do you think I need the pill if had unprotected sex during period?

No : Sex during period cannot result in a pregnancy. But you should protect yourself from std and pregnancy, unless you wish to get pregnant or sick. ...Read more

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I want to know why you can't get pregnant during period week of the pill?

I want to know why you can't get pregnant during period week of the pill?

End of cycle: That is the time the lining of the uterus is being shed. This is necessary to allow normal pregnancy to grow in the uterus. This is the end of the cycle, beginning of the new cycle. ...Read more

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Fainting after masturbating during period on placebo week of the pill?

Fainting after masturbating during period on placebo week of the pill?

See a doctor: Fainting should be taking seriously. You need work for syncopal episode. Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy or other cardiac conditions should be considered. ...Read more

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Is it Possible to get pregnant during period with unprotected sex? On pill 28 day cycle and 5 day period.

Is it Possible to get pregnant during period with unprotected sex? On pill 28 day cycle and 5 day period.

Sometimes yes: Sometimes a woman can get pregnant right after her normal menstrual period if she ovulates about 2-4 days after having sex. The sperm from having sex during the last day or two or her period might be in the right place at the right time a few days later to catch that egg as it pops out of the ovary. Thus, couples who have sex should always be ready to raise a cute little surprise baby. ...Read more

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Very light but dark color bleeding during period.Since 4-5 days. I am trying to be pregnant. When should I take pregnancy test?

Very light but dark color bleeding during period.Since 4-5 days. I am trying to be pregnant. When should I take pregnancy test?

7-10 days after a : Missed period. It appears that you are having a period and it would not be useful to do the test at this time. ...Read more

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I have tough, membraneous, tissue- like discharge during period. What is it? I am on the pill but started my pack a week late this month.

I have tough, membraneous, tissue- like discharge during period. What is it? I am on the pill but started my pack a week late this month.

Uterine lining: Each month, the lining of your uterus which is made up of 'mebraneous material" grows in response to hormonal stimulation preparing for possible implantation/pregnancy. If no pregnancy occurs, this lining is shedded (because of drop in hormones (estrogen, progesterone) at end of cycle resulting in menstrual flow and thus you see the "membraneous tissue." hope that makes sense. Have fun learning. ...Read more

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After having unprotected sex during period when to take a pregnancy test?

After having unprotected sex during period when to take a pregnancy test?

Pregnancy test: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. ...Read more

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Woman 55 having excessive bleeding during period, any cause for alarm? On the pill. Started period 5 days before cycle of pills ended. Usually goes heavy 2-3 days and then done by 5th day. This time heavy 5 days tapered off, now heavy 3 days again. St

Woman 55 having excessive bleeding during period, any cause for alarm? On the pill.  Started period 5 days before cycle of pills ended.  Usually goes heavy 2-3 days and then done by 5th day.  This time heavy 5 days tapered off, now heavy 3 days again.  St

That : That is abnormal. Please be sure your pap smear is up to date and you may need an endometrial biopsy. I am concerned also that you are 55 and still on the pill, please ask your doctor because oral contraception increases cardiovascular risk after age 50. You could have fibroids causing your bleeding as well, your doctor can usually feel those on examination. Please see your gynecologist for a complete evaluation. ...Read more

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Should I take iron supplement or multivitamin to replace the iron I've just lost during period?

Should I take iron supplement or multivitamin to replace the iron I've just lost during period?

See below: Some ladies loose a lot of blood during their periods for multiple reasons. They are therefore prone to develop iron deficiency anemia. Before taking iron, have your doctor run a complete blood count; and if necessary do other iron studies (serum iron, ferritin, TIBC etc.). ...Read more

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I'm on birth control pill this month I started having a dark discharge. Started a week before the 21 cycle finished and during period days (instead)

I'm on birth control pill this month I started having a dark discharge. Started a week before the 21 cycle finished and during period days (instead)

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

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Tissue like membranous discharge during period. This never happened before. I took an emergency contraceptive pill 5-6 days back. Is this discharge ok?

Tissue like membranous discharge during period. This never happened before. I took an emergency contraceptive pill 5-6 days back. Is this discharge ok?

Probably normal: The menses that women have is the shedding of the uterine lining. Sometimes there are "tissue-like" parts that can be expelled, especially if EC is taken. I don't think you need to worry. Take a pregnancy test in 2-3 weeks. ...Read more

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Can i be pregnant and still have my period? Will take home pregnancy test work if I do it during period or should I wait until it's gone?

Can i be pregnant and still have my period? Will take home pregnancy test work if I do it during period or should I wait until it's gone?

No: You cannot be pregnant and have your period. The lining of the uterus is broken down and shed out with menstrual blood during the period to prepare for renewal before the next ovulation. ...Read more

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Having brown blood during period after taking I pill(24 days before). Does it cause pregnancy? I took the 1st pill after 27 hours and 2nd pill 73 hrs.

Having brown blood during period after taking I pill(24 days before). Does it cause pregnancy? I took the 1st pill after 27 hours and 2nd pill 73 hrs.

Morning after pill?: If you took a morning after pill a few weeks ago, it can alter the subsequent period. But if you had unprotected intercourse last cycle, just to be safe, I'd take a pregnancy test. An over the counter test should show positive if conception occurred at least 2 weeks ago. ...Read more

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If i always have a brown discharge during "period" (no red) while taking birth control for many months, did birth control pill fail me?

If i always have a brown discharge during "period" (no red) while taking birth control for many months, did birth control pill fail me?

No.: No, it isn't a sign of 'failing', but. The birth control pills can definitely change the type, color, amount of bleeding that a woman has during her menses. Sometimes the 'period' becomes very light (sometimes the pills will cause menses to stop, which is an effect of the progestin hormone in the pills, and the type and amount of estrogen), or can become discharge, as you described. ...Read more

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Girlfriend took Plan B pill during period. Period has been going for a week now. She has stomach pain and nausea. Any idea what's going on? She preg?

Girlfriend took Plan B pill during period. Period has been going for a week now. She has stomach pain and nausea. Any idea what's going on? She preg?

May be side effect: The symptoms of nausea and stomach pain are well-known side effect of the pill and Plan B can effect the menstrual period as well and can prolong the peeriod in some cases and shorten in others. ...Read more

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Is safe during period?

Is safe during period?

Do you mean?: I assume you're asking is sex safe during your period: yes. Very very low risk to get pregnant ...Read more

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Can sex during period make period end earlier?

Can sex during period make period end earlier?

No: Vaginal intercourse during a menstrual period should have no influence on the shedding process of the uterine lining and, thus, the duration or intensity of menstrual bleeding. ...Read more

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Discomfort in bellybutton during period, why?

Discomfort in bellybutton during period, why?

May be normal: Mild pain is common but if this gets worse, please see a doctor. ...Read more

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What causes BBT to stay elevated during period?

What causes BBT to stay elevated during period?

Hormones: The interplay between different hormones surging at different times in the menstrual cycle affect the temperature setting center in the brain. ...Read more

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Why does my right side hurt so bad during period?

Why does my right side hurt so bad during period?

Cramping: There is some normal cramping that occurs during periods; however, if it is severe pain, you should get evaluated for endometriosis, where some endometrial tissue attaches outside the uterus and can cause similar symptoms. ...Read more