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How can I delay my period for a few days ?

How can I delay my period for a few days ?

Birth control pills: You can start birth control with your next period and take only the active pills every day until you are ready to have a period. Initially, you may have some irregular bleeding when trying to skip a period and starting birth control so be prepared and possibly start birth control a few months earlier of when you want to skip your period. ...Read more

Menstrual Cycle (Definition)

The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more


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I NEED TO DELAY MY PERIOD FOR A FEW DAYS.. IS THERE ANYTHING MY DOCTOR CAN GIVE ME?

I NEED TO DELAY MY PERIOD FOR A FEW DAYS.. IS THERE ANYTHING MY DOCTOR CAN GIVE ME?

Delay a period: The easiest way to delay a period is to take oral contraceptives as long as there is no medical reason not too. The earlier before an expected period you start, the higher the likelihood for success! ...Read more

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I'm on 20mg of citalopram daily can I take norethisterone to delay my period for a few days?

I'm on 20mg of citalopram daily can I take norethisterone to delay my period for a few days?

Delaying period: Yes there is no problem with drug interaction. Just take the norethisterone untill it's ok to bleed again. The bleeding usually starts 2-5 days after stopping. ...Read more

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How can I delay my period for only two days? I am on the birth control pill.

How can I delay my period for only two days? I am on the birth control pill.

You can't: You are period was set up at day 15 of your cycle. What's going on now at the end of your cycle really cannot be changed. ...Read more

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Are there any pills that are safe to take while breastfeeding that could delay my menstrual period for a few days or a week? It'd really help, thanks!

Are there any pills that are safe to take while breastfeeding that could delay my menstrual period for a few days or a week? It'd really help, thanks!

Yes, oral progrstins: First, breast-feeding is a great decision. Breast-feeding alone can give you reduced or absent cycles. There is a specific type of birth control pill call progestin only pills. These are safe to take while breast-feeding and can also help prevent a menstrual cycle. Additionally, oral Provera (medroxyprogesterone) taken twice a day for 10 days can also prevent a cycle. These are medications perscibed by a doctor. ...Read more

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More effective delaying period for a few days: start Norethindrone 0.35mg bc pills on day 23 of my cycle OR Provera (medroxyprogesterone) 5mg 3x day start 3 days bef period?

More effective delaying period for a few days: start Norethindrone 0.35mg bc pills on day 23 of my cycle OR Provera (medroxyprogesterone) 5mg 3x day start 3 days bef period?

Might work: These methods that you mention require a prescription for use and need to be taken under the guidance of a doctor. Your doctor might choose either of those but would likely not start them so late in the cycle as it is likely too late to regulate ...Read more

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How to delay my period for 3 to 4 days. Please help?

How to delay my period for 3 to 4 days. Please help?

Hormones: If you are already on bcp then as soon as you finish the active pills in this pack open a new pack and take the first 5 pills then stop and have your period. Otherwise you will need to see your doctor for a prescription for progesterone. That will usually work to delay your period for a few days. ...Read more

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I need to know if there is anyway to delay my period for 3 days..?

I need to know if there is anyway to delay my period for 3 days..?

Birth control pills: Taken continuously, can delay menses. It is the dropping of Progesterone that occurs when the "blank" pills are taken that signals the onset of menstrual bleeding. If a person goes directly from one pack of birth control pills to the next, usually menses will be delayed. ...Read more

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Menstrual Period (Definition)

Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more