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My daughter is 14 years, had last periods on 23 march 2019, we will go for umrah on 10th -20th April. is it safe to give her promilut to delay periods?

My daughter is 14 years, had last periods on 23 march 2019, we will go for umrah on 10th -20th April. is it safe to give her promilut to delay periods?

Only if supervised: This is a prescription drug in most countries & should be consider safe only when used under direct supervision by a doctor. I do not randomly use this in teens for any reason. Their system is new to the process of cycling & external hormonal drugs can be helpful when used for a specific need, but can also backfire & trigger irregularity when used improperly. ...Read more

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Does the pill delay periods?

Does the pill delay periods?

Not normal: The birth control pill should result in monthly menstrual bleeding. In lesss than 5% of women, no periods can result. During the first three months, breakthrough irregular bleeding may occur. ...Read more

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Experiencing 4 month delayed periods?

Experiencing 4 month delayed periods?

Pregnancy test was: Negative? It is now time to see your gynecologist to explore the cause. ...Read more

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What are the causes for delayed periods?

What are the causes for delayed periods?

Pregnant vs others: # 1 on the hit parade list of reasons is pregnancy. There are a host of other reasons from ovarian cysts to endocrine causes such as thyroid dysfunction, if the pregnancy test is negative. ...Read more

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What is the reasons for delayed periods?

What is the reasons for delayed periods?

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 are some home remedies for delayed periods?

What are some home remedies for delayed periods?

Delayed periods: It depends on the cause of the delayed periods. If the cause is polycystic ovarian syndrome, it's possible to improve the cycle by losing weight and taking a vitamin supplement called myo-inositol. Stress, excess exercise and eating disorders can all delay periods. So correcting those situation can also help with delayed periods. ...Read more

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Safe to take norethisterone tablets to delay periods?

Safe to take norethisterone tablets to delay periods?

Depends : This is a Progesterone only pill. It may regulate your period but if you also want the contraceptive effect, you must be careful to take it the same time everyday. And if you miss a pill, you must use condoms. If it just to regulate the period, you can do a sunday start. Take it at night to prevent nausea. It is safe to use. ...Read more

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Does next choice delay periods ? Also does it make one neverous?

Does next choice delay periods ? Also does it make one neverous?

EC : Ec (emergency contraception) is a high dose of hormones used to block ovulation. Temporary menstrual cycle disruption is normal and expected. Nervousness is not a known side effect. The fact that you needed it, meaning you're scared about pregnancy, would lead one to be nervous. ...Read more

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Can Primolut nor delay periods if taken 1day before it is expected?

Can Primolut nor delay periods if taken 1day before it  is expected?

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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Does next choice one dose delay periods ? Can it make more nervous ?

Does next choice one dose delay periods ? Can it make more nervous ?

No it does not delay: No it does not delay periods and if taken within 72 hours it prevents pregnancy.Being nervous is not a direct side effect og next choice. ...Read more

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What is the side effect of norethisterone. Is it advisable to take for delaying periods?

What is the side effect of norethisterone. Is it advisable to take for delaying periods?

Norethisterone.: Norethisterone is used in combined oral contraceptives or progestogen only pills and is also a stand-alone drug. Progestogens can treat premenstrual syndrome, painful periods, abnormal heavy bleeding, irregular periods, menopausal syndrome (in combination with oestrogen), or to postpone a period. Side effects are numerous but minor. If causing problems, see the gynecologist who prescribed it. ...Read more

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Is it not useful to take Primolut N to delay periods 2 days before the expected periods?

Is it not useful to take Primolut N to delay periods 2 days before the expected periods?

Unfamiliar drug: This medication is not available in the USA under this name and I know nothing about it. If this is a progesterone, then there would be problem using it to regulate periods. ...Read more

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What is the dosage and time to take primolut n tablet to delay periods. For how many days can it be continued?

What is the dosage and time to take primolut n tablet to delay periods. 
For how many days can it be continued?

Varies : Progesterone supplementation can be prescribed in a variety of ways for various treatments. Please do not self treat. Confirm the dose and duration with your prescribing doctor. ...Read more

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What could be cause of delayed periods every month. I am 37 years old. From last 3 months having periods only after taking medicine for 5 days?

What could be cause of delayed periods every month. I am 37 years old. From last 3 months having periods only after taking medicine for 5 days?

# of things: It could be any of a number of things. Your doctor should see you and do a history physical, possibly run some tests, then let you know what's going on. ...Read more

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Fasting for a month delays periods?

Fasting for a month delays periods?

Certainly can.: 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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Does fasting delay periods?

Does fasting delay periods?

It sure can: One way that fasting effects the periods is by reducing thyroid function. As part of a work-up for irregular periods, i will often look at thyroid function as a cause. Hypothyroidism is common to irregular periods. When a person fasts, the thyroid goes into conserve mode. It slows down metabolism as to not "eat you up" alive. During a fast, the thyroid- believes there is a famine- will lower. ...Read more

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If the travelling will lead to delay periods?

Sometimes the : Stresses related to travel can delay a 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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Does cold or any medication delay periods ???? I had tablets for 1 month for cold

Does cold or any medication delay periods ???? I had tablets for 1 month for cold

Not aware: of any cold medication preparations that cause delay in menses. If sexually active, consider a home pregnancy test. ...Read more

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M 28 yrs old wanna delay periods for some days which r due on 2nd Aug2016.can I start taking pills from today or tomorrow and plz suggest pills name t?

M 28 yrs old wanna delay periods for some days which r due on 2nd Aug2016.can I start taking pills from today or tomorrow and plz suggest pills name t?

A doctor can help: Any such pills would be hormone pills like birth control pills and thus would need an interview and a prescription from one's doctor. Some women have certain risk factors that don't go well with birth control pills. A woman should be a non- smoker. ...Read more

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I have a very hectic and tiring routine on normal days.Recently i took a vacation, just slept and relaxed, ie, change of routine. Can this delay periods?

I have a very hectic and tiring routine on normal days.Recently i took a vacation, just slept and relaxed, ie, change of routine. Can this delay periods?

Other possiblities?: In the above scenario other possibilities should be considered including pregnancy. If this is persistent pattern check it out with your doctor. ...Read more

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Can constipation delay periods?

Can constipation delay periods?

It is not cause : And effect. Both are coming from the same source that indicates a state of poor health. Both may well be related to poor diet. ...Read more

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Is it possible for protected sex to delay periods if you had sex the day before it was due?

Is it possible for protected sex to delay periods if you had sex the day before it was due?

Stress can....: Stress can delay a period but sex doesn't delay periods unless it results in pregnancy. If you are more than a week late you might want to check a pregnancy test and, if negative, again a week later. ...Read more

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Can change in life styles or over excitement delay periods? I am 5 days late and my birthday is coming up soon which makes me very anxious.

Can change in life styles or over excitement delay periods? I am 5 days late and my birthday is coming up soon which makes me very anxious.

If you are: sexually active, you could be pregnant. If not, then there is another explanation for your delayed period that is likely benign. If it hasn't started in a week, do a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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For the last 3 months I have had delayed periods almost 45 days cycle. I haven't had my periods yet this month did a upt at home once it was negativ?

See you gyn: There are a variety of conditions that can cause your menses to change. Pregnancy is an obvious one best tested by blood. Stress, weight gain, medicines ( thyroid , birth control pills even), ovarian cyst(s). Best to see a gyn for a physical, ultrasound and blood tests. ...Read more

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Does working house chores delays periods ?

Does working house chores delays periods ?

Doubtful: Working chores and exercise should not directly affect periods. ...Read more

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Does thrush delay periods?

Does thrush delay periods?

No: It has nothing to do with periods but it needs to be treated. ...Read more

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Does drinking detox water delay periods?

Does drinking detox water delay periods?

Mystery water: Humans aren't full of toxins, so almost all "detox" stuff is just stuff people sell to earn money. When living a healthy lifestyle, we are "self-detoxing" and so don't need to add stuff into our bodies to detox. The exceptions are when talking about drug or alcohol detox. Some people refer to getting rid of constipation as some sort of "detox". So, can't guess what so called detox water might do. ...Read more

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Does honey with apple cider delay periods?

Does honey with apple cider delay periods?

No: Both of this natural products can not influence on your period's schedule. ...Read more

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Does white discharge delay periods timing?

Does white discharge delay periods timing?

That depends on : Reason. Normal white discharge (leukorrhea) or a yeast infection shouldn't delay your period. If your period is late and you have been sexually active take a home pregnancy test.. White discharge can ^ with pregnancy but is not diagnostic of pregnancy. ...Read more

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How to treat delayed periods due to oral sex?

How to treat delayed periods due to oral sex?

I am confused: Having oral sex does not cause a period to be delayed. ...Read more

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I have been on venlafaxine since last 6 yrs, can my irregular or delayed periods be because of that?

I have been on venlafaxine since last 6 yrs, can my irregular or delayed periods be because of that?

Rarely and Depends: I wouldn't think that delayed periods would be an issue. If however you were having heavy periods or spotting often .... Venlafaxine can rarely be associated with abnormal bleeding or abnormal platelet function. If that is the case i would suggest a discussion with your doctor. ...Read more