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Coming Off Hrt
Hormonal imbalance: Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD. Consult this site for more information on this topic. http://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes.aspx Practice safe sex. ...Read more
Usually done to provide the hormones that would be deficient upon surgical removal or inactivity or malfunction of a hormone producing gland or organ. The endocrinologist is the medical specialist that specializes amongst other things , in doing just that. Insulin/glucagon-pancreas, thyroid hormone-thyroid, ovaries, testicles, hypothalamus, ...Read more
Off celexa (citalopram) for 45days now. Was on it for 6months. Didn't stop cold turkey. Tamp slowly. Still getting neaseous & shocks. When will this stop?
Usually Two Weeks: Two weeks would be a normal maximum time for withdrawal. Symptoms you are experiencing now are more likely from an underlying condition. ...Read more
It can happen: Oral contraceptives can produce a wide variety of effects, and so can coming off of them. If concerned about depression, please talk with your physician. You need to be assessed and offered personalized suggestions to help you. You can see a psychologist or other therapist also, as therapy can have very good effect in depression. So can exercise, healthy eating, etc. Psychiatrists help too! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are the effects of coming off Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone)? I've been off it for about 2 months and I'm experiencing sore breasts?
Tracheostomy : Oftentimes, you're correct; however, you should discuss the exact circumstances and prognosis with the healthcare team. ...Read more
Been on pristiq (desvenlafaxine) 50mg for 1 month, quit cold turkey, been getting brain zaps & nauseated- should I slowly wean myself off or stick this out cold turkey?
If I take lutera for one month will it balance out my hormones from me having irregular bleeding from coming off depo?
Maybe: Janet, You should start having more regular periods within the next 3 months. It really depends on how your body adjusts to the BCP. Sometimes a month is enough, sometimes is takes 2 to 3 months. Occasionally, it might take longer, and in that case, I recommend that you see your doctor or provider , to make sure that you do not need a different type of pill. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I just came off Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) &i'm experiencing pregnant like symptoms. I started my period right after coming off it. What can this be?
On 600mg lyrica&30mg oxynorm daily 6/12.Had back op now and going cold turkey off both as consult wont start weaning yet.How long to withdraw?
Have been off zoladex (goserelin) for 8 mths, after having it for 2 yrs.Got my periods back, but still get hot flushes.Am suffering from anxiety.Is it withdrawal?
Recently went back on hrt. .5 estrace & 100 mg prometrium (micronized progesterone). Stomach now looks bloated same as the 1st time that i used hrt. Why this side effect?
This is a common: Side effect of hrt. But check with your doctor because bloating could be a sign of an ovarian abnormality. ...Read more
Thick lining 1yr ago hysterscpy path was normal put on 100 mg prometrium (micronized progesterone) on for 7 months not strong enough off for 4 months now on 200 mg how likely now cancer from break & too low dose lining 6 mm?
Remote- check lining: Do lining check again in 6 months. ...Read more
Cousin went off of anxiety meds and gained 15lbs in the weaning process. I start weaning off Lexapro (escitalopram) July 10th. Will this happen to me also?
I came off Depo-Provera on oct. 15. Bled on dec. 1st-5th. Then it started back up on dec.14. Is this pregnancy? Or is it just cause of coming off the shot?
I've being feeling dizzy, experiencing breast tenderness, spotting while on nuvaring and getting off paxil (paroxetine).
Tubes tide 1yr ago cycle been off for 2 months no flo just spotting on and off feeling pregnant sometimes wt should I do?
Concern for preg?: Highly unlikely but concerned? Often times, a period is delayed and women are concerned about being pregnant. With a history of unprotected intercourse, the anxiety due to a possible unplanned pregnancy rises. A easy way to determine if you are pregnant is by doing a home pregnancy test. It can be done around the time of your expected period. It can be done safely & with ease within their home. ...Read more