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What are reliable, doctor-recommended herbal remedies for irregular periods?

What are reliable, doctor-recommended herbal remedies for irregular periods?

None that work : There are no proven herbal remedies that correct the hormonal imbalances that lead to irregular periods all there are many non fda approved or regulated herbal supplements making these claims. Schedule a visit for hormonal testing and to discuss options. ...Read more

Dr. Philip Chenette
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Ovulation (Definition)

Ovulation is the act of the ovary releasing the egg after it has been hormonally prepared, to be ...Read more


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I ovulate day 21- 22 of a 31-32 day cycle, have been ttc for 7 months age 36. Is there any treatment for late ovulation?

I ovulate day 21- 22 of a 31-32 day cycle, have been ttc for 7 months age 36. Is there any treatment for late ovulation?

Yes!: Yes, you can try ovulation induction agents, such as clomid, (clomiphene) or if necessary, injectable medications. See a reproductive endocrinologist (infertility specialist) for further testing and treatment options. Don't wait as fertility decreases after 35. Best of luck! ...Read more

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Is their a treatment for harmonal acne and irregular menses (very late) other than birthcontrol pills?

Is their a treatment for harmonal acne and irregular menses (very late) other than birthcontrol pills?

See derm: There are definitely treatments for acne other than birth control pills. A dermatologist has the best and latest information on treatment for acne. Birth control doesn't work for everyone as far as preventing acne. Don't live with it, as there are successful treatments if it's truly bothering you! ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for late ovulation and a short luteal phase?

What is the  best treatment for late ovulation and a short luteal phase?

Is it a problem?: Why do u feel it needs treatment. That should not affect your ability to get pregnant. If periods are off try the pill but i guess you could artificially lengthen the luteal phase by using a Progesterone for the lat 14 days after ovulation, though it would be Progesterone not coming from the corpus luteum. Gd luc. ...Read more

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Been TTC for 4 years. (25). PCOS & no periods. Read online Cassava Root pills help with fertility, ovulation, menstrual cycles.. Any truth to this?

Been TTC for 4 years. (25). PCOS & no periods. Read online Cassava Root pills help with fertility, ovulation, menstrual cycles.. Any truth to this?

Need Medication: Infertility is very fustrating. BUT, even with PCOS, there are proven medications to help you concieve (metformin, Clomid, (clomiphene) letrozole). Additionally, other tests may be needed like a semen analysis and test of Fallopian tubes. Don't concentrate on a variety of herbal treatments that have not yet been medically proven, or FDA tested. Take a prenatal daily, and start a medical infertility program. ...Read more

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Any other treatment for correcting irregular menses (late) plus acne other than bc pills. Dont tellme Accutane as its only for acne not for menses?

Any other treatment for correcting irregular menses (late) plus acne other than bc pills. Dont tellme Accutane as its only for acne not for menses?

Spironolactone: Some women produce more androgen hormones than needed. Anti-androgens like spironolactone block androgen receptors in the body, preventing cells from absorbing androgen hormones. Simply, spironolactone limits hormonal fluctuations that can contribute to acne breakouts. Hormones, specifically androgens, have been linked to the development of acne. ...Read more

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Treatment options for bleeding during pregnancy? Thanks!

Treatment options for bleeding during pregnancy? Thanks!

Depends: First trimester spotting occurs in up to one third of pregnancies and usually requires no treatment. Second trimester bleeding is less common but also rarely requires treatment. Significant bleeding at any time during a viable pregnancy that results in anemia is treated with blood transfusions and attempts to address the cause - if life threatening, bleeding can sometines require delivery. ...Read more

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Is lydia pinkham herbal tablets good for menstruation and menopause?

Is lydia pinkham herbal tablets good for menstruation and menopause?

Only for Lydia: Don't waste your money. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. Who knows what's in it or what it will do. Do you really want to put that into your body? ...Read more

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How many Clomid (clomiphene) cycle are suggested for pregnancy?

How many Clomid (clomiphene) cycle are suggested for pregnancy?

Depends: First that depends on the diagnosis. If the problem is lack of ovulation, then it also depends on whether you take Clomid (clomiphene) and ovulate or dont ovulate. Usually i recommend if you ovulate 3-4 times on Clomid (clomiphene) and are not pregnant to either have more evaluation or change treatment. ...Read more

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Stopped taking progesterone supplements. Waiting for period to start to take clomid (clomiphene). Period cramps for 4 days now but no period?

Stopped taking progesterone supplements. Waiting for period to start to take clomid (clomiphene).  Period cramps for 4 days now but no period?

Give it some time.: A period usually starts within a few days of finishing a round (usually 10 days) of progesterone, but it can take up to a couple of weeks. If you don't start, check a pregnancy test. If it is negative, you need to discuss this with your GYN. You may need further workup. ...Read more

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Are there home remedies for delayed sleep phase?

Are there home remedies for delayed sleep phase?

Sleep restriction: Sleep restriction therapy - you figure out how many hours you're actually sleeping, then limit your window of sleep time to that amount. Gradually, as you sleep for that whole time you lengthen it. It is hard because you will be tired for days/week as you implement it. It is hard to explain in detail in such a short field but many therapists and books can help with this. It works well though! ...Read more

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Are there any effective home remedies for treating menstrual cramps?

Are there any effective home remedies for treating menstrual cramps?

Simple can work: Many prevent the symptoms before they start by taking naproxen at the first indication menses is going to start.This now OTC med interferes with the creation of the chemicals that trigger the cramping. You continue it twice a day until after menses stops. ...Read more

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Is there an effective treatment for acne during pregnancy?

Is there an effective treatment for acne during pregnancy?

Skin care : Concerns with teratogenic effects limit the use of accutane/antibiotics. Even topical medications may be absorbed and should not be used. Frequent cleansing with mild mechanical exfoliation and use of hypoallergenic non-comedogenic moisturizers . Occasional use of fruit acids peels may also help. ...Read more

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Can vitex 400 mg taken as a fertility treatment good for the female reproductive? Can vitex promote ovulation if you don't ovulate on time or early

Can vitex 400 mg taken as a fertility treatment good for the female reproductive? Can vitex promote ovulation if you don't ovulate on time or early

Vitex herb: This is what I found as a general search : Chasteberry: Generally marketed under the name Vitex, this is an herb that may normalize sex hormones. It can help to eliminate the many symptoms of menopause including vaginal dryness. It comes in capsules, teas and dry or liquid extracts at health food stores. Not sure if this herb would be a consistent method for fertility treatments. ...Read more

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Is herbal dietary tea bad for pregnant woman?

Is herbal dietary tea bad for pregnant woman?

See below: Some herbal teas are fine in pregnancy. I would avoid diet teas though as many have high levels of caffeine or other stimulants that wouldn't be good for baby. You should maintain anhealthynbalanced diet during pregnancy and not be trying to actively diet. ...Read more

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No period since march. When to start vitex & natural progesterone to stimulate ovulation? Dr also prescribed clomid (clomiphene). Wait for period or start now?

No period since march. When to start vitex & natural progesterone to stimulate ovulation? Dr also prescribed clomid (clomiphene). Wait for period or start now?

Discuss with doctor: Since this question is regarding very specific questions about how to take the medication it is best to ask the prescribing doctor and clarify the plan with them. At age 45 i would clarify with the doctor your chances of achieving ovulation. ...Read more

Dr. Lawrence Kessler
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Late Ovulation (Definition)

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