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Can your period get delayed because of travelling?

Can your period get delayed because of travelling?

That can happen.: 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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Hello docs. I was wondering can traveling delay yor period?

Hello docs. I was wondering can traveling delay yor period?

That can occur: 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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Will travelling delay my period?

Will travelling delay my period?

It is possible.: 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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Can being worried and stressing out. Along with traveling outside the country delay your period?

Can being worried and stressing out. Along with traveling outside the country delay your period?

Yes: stress can delay your period. If you are at risk for being pregnant, I'd suggest a pregnancy test anyway; otherwise, you can wait. ...Read more

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What can delay my cycle for a couple of days I have traveling coming up and I don't want to be on my period just yet?

What can delay my cycle for a couple of days I have traveling coming up and I don't want to be on my period just yet?

Oral contraceptive: Talk to your family doc or gynecologist about your oral contraceptive. When taking traditional birth control pills, the active ones are usually the 1st 3wks' worth while the last week's are placebo or sugar pills. You can delay your period by skipping your sugar pills & starting your next month's pack as soon as you finish the previous month. Best to discuss this w/your doc before doing so. ...Read more

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Could traveling cause me ovulate a week later then usual delaying my expected period date later causing me to test too early?

Could traveling cause me ovulate a week later then usual delaying my expected period date later causing me to test too early?

Traveling: Can throw off your period. If you think you are pregnant take a test. Test again a week later if you think you could be pregnant and dates are off ...Read more

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Traveling to another country in December and seems il be on my period. Are there pills I can take to delay my periods?

Traveling to another country in December and seems il be on my period. Are there pills I can take to delay my periods?

Yes: Consult with a gynecologist about how to do this. Basically, you keep taking active birth control pills through the time of your anticipated period. Whether it is safe for you to do this depends on your health history. ...Read more

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My period is late so I used Primolut nor twice daily for 5 days, it's been 3 days now and still didn't get my period, I'm traveling wz my bf on sunday, is it ok to use it again to delay my period?

My period is late so I used Primolut nor twice daily for 5 days, it's been 3 days now and still didn't get my period, I'm traveling wz my bf on sunday, is it ok to use it again to delay my period?

Yes: Primolut nor works better to delay a period if taken sooner in the cycle, but it may still work. A higher dose may be needed to "hold off" the period. ...Read more

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What delays a period for up to two months?

What delays a period for up to two months?

Reasons: 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 (polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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What is maximum time of delay of period?

What is maximum time of delay of period?

Need diagnosis: Check if you are pregnant first then move on to see your doctor for physical exam. ...Read more

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Period delayed for a week, should I be alarmed?

Period delayed for a week, should I be alarmed?

Have you been: Sexually active? If yes, would recommend taking a home pregnancy test at this time. 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 med problems. ...Read more

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Can sex delay a period?

Can sex delay a period?

Late = pregnant: How late are you? You need to get a home pregnancy test and see your doctor. ...Read more

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Can hookah delay a period?

Can hookah delay a period?

Tobacco yes: There are several studies effect of tobacco on on periods, yes will shorten the cycle, may possible to to delay, should be same with hookah if tobacco is used. L ...Read more

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Can a cold delay your period?

Can a cold delay your period?

The average cold: Doesn't usually get you too sick. Although it might be able to delay a period, usually associate delaying period with illness which is a little more substantial than a cold. ...Read more

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How can you delay your period?

How can you delay your period?

Take continuous: Take continuous birth control pills. That is skip the last week of placebo pills and go straight to a new pack. That will postpone your period until you finish the second pack and get to the last week. I hope that helps! ...Read more

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I take althea: delayed period?

I take althea: delayed period?

That is a potential: Side effect. Menstrual irregularities can occur with oral contraceptives (delayed or missed period, breakthrough bleeding/ spotting). ...Read more

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Can fasting delay your period?

Yes, it's possible.: 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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Other reasons for delayed period?

Other reasons for delayed period?

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

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What could be delaying my period?

What could be delaying my period?

Pregnant?: Pregnancy is always a concern. Purchase and perform a home pregnancy test. If it's negative, repeat it in one week and give your doctor a call. ...Read more

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What could cause a delayed period?

What could cause a delayed period?

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

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I need a natural way to delay period?

Pregancy/: That may be the only 'natural' means of delaying your menstrual period. ...Read more

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How to delay your period by two weeks?

How to delay your period by two weeks?

Delaying menses: You can delay a menses by taking the birth control pill and not taking the placebo pills. Women can then have a menses when they want or not at all. ...Read more

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Does taking clomaid delay your period?

Does taking clomaid delay your period?

It can: Clomid (clomiphene) is intended to induce ovulation. Once you ovulate you will either conceive or have a period. The timing of the period can be delayed compared to a non Clomid (clomiphene) cycle. ...Read more

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How long can exercise delay your period?

How long can exercise delay your period?

It is not the exerci: Exercise, it is the wt loss from the exercise decreasing your estrogen levels, it depends how much u weigh and what your estrogen level is and what your endometrial lining measures, because if u do not make enough estrogen, you will not build up enough tissue to get a period, so it could be delayed a month or indefinitely, please discuss with your gyn. ...Read more

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Could being sick delay a woman's period?

Could being sick delay a woman's period?

Yes: 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 (polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Does a lot of exercise delay your period?

Does a lot of exercise delay your period?

It can: Short answer: yes. Very common in female marathon runners and other high level athletes. It is thought to be the reaction of the body to prolonged physical stress. Significant mental stress can also change your cycle. ...Read more

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What are the causes to a delayed period?

What are the causes to a delayed period?

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 more

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I have a delayed period. What's the cause?

I have a delayed period. What's the cause?

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

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8 day delayed period now, what should I do?

8 day delayed period now, what should I do?

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

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How to delay your period on very short notice?

How to delay your period on very short notice?

Medication available: There are hormone pills available that have to be taken at least 3 days before the expected onset of a menstrual period to effectively delay the menses. They need to be prescribed by a doctor. ...Read more

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How long can Leveonelle delay your period for?

It varies: It can vary, but if you are late, check a pregnancy test if it is negative, wait another week. If you still haven't started, talk to your GYN. ...Read more

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How to delay your period for a week naturally?

How to delay your period for a week naturally?

Unknown: Sorry, but I am unaware of any way to delay your period for a week but using natural means. ...Read more

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Please explain what factors can delay a period?

Please explain what factors can delay a period?

Delays: 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), stress, travel, significant illnesses, oral contraceptives ; other meds, illegal drug use, breast feeding, hormone imbalances and medical problems (i.e., pcos). Pregnancy is #1 reason. ...Read more

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Please tell me what can cause a delayed period?

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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How to stop or delay your period without drugs?

How to stop or delay your period without drugs?

Haven't heard of...: Haven't heard of a way to stop or delay a woman's natural cycles without using hormonal drugs. Mother nature has a mind of her own, and doesn't want women to alter their internal clocks. ...Read more

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What medicine I could get for the delayed period?

Not possible: There are no safe ways to delay your period. Periods are regulated by your hormones and there is not a way to safely interfere with this process. ...Read more