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How Do I Stop My Period Once It Has Started
Patience or OCP's: Your period will stop as your estrogen level increases with normal progression into the new menstrual cycle. One the period starts there will be blood and tissue that must be passed before the period ends. You could potentially shorten the period by taking estrogen - that would require starting the birth control pill to attain an estrogen level adequate to overcome the menstrual bleeding. ...Read more
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
Normal period <=7d: Normal periods should last 7 days or less. If you are bleeding longer than this, there are many possible causes, but this should be investigated. Hormonal treatments (such as combined birth control pills or synthetic progesterone) can stop a prolonged period, but the cause should first be determined. ...Read more
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Go to the Doctor: It is not a period if it is lasting four weeks. It is more than that. You need medical attention at your doctor's office. ...Read more
Birth control pills: Hormonal contraception is a great way to control your period. You can skip the placebo pills and restart the next pack. Nuvaring can be exchanged without taking a break. Same with the patch. Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud can stop some people's periods. Depoprovera shot can too. ...Read more
Can't: Sorry, once the gate opens, must finish process. Can often be forestalled / postponed with meds (bcp) in advance, or triggered early. ...Read more
I just want to know why am I still on my period its been almost three months and it hasn't stop why?
See doc: There are various reasons that can lead to this kind of bleeding. 3 months is certainly very long. It should be discussed with a provider at a visit. ...Read more
What does it mean when I have my period for a month? I've been on birth-control since april 2011 and then in november i had my period like normal, but it didn't stop until after my next period. I just ended my period and i thinks it's going to happen agai
Prolonged : Prolonged vaginal bleeding not related to your period is called dysfunctional uterine bleeding. Depending on your age, there are a variety of things that could be causing it such as a hormone imbalance, annovulation, pregnancy, pelvic inflammatory disease, uterine fibroids, trauma, menopause, inherited bleeding disorders, and rarely, cancer. You should contact your doctor for an evaluation. It's important that the cause of your bleeding be found in order to give you the proper treatment to stop it. Odds are, it's a hormone imbalance. You may need a different birth control pill to prevent the prolonged bleeding from happening again. Good luck! ...Read more
I had sex for the first time and it has been a month i haven't stop bleeding i already got my period and i won't stop bleeding is it normal?
I recently started taking the pill, on the first day of my period and now after 11 days it still hasn't stopped
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Starting OCP's: Starting a birth control pill on the first day of your period is fine, although many doctors want patients to wait until their period has progressed a few days before starting OC's. Your lining most likely did not shed as quickly when you started the pill. Your periods should be in sync with the pill pack by the second or third pack at the latest. If bleeding gets heavier, see your doctor. ...Read more
If bleeding is same : As when you have a period,then it is.However this pattern would be abnormal and should be addressed. ...Read more
I've been on my period for a month now. I can't see my doctor till next month. Is there anything I can do to make it stop.
I was put on megestrol for breakthrough bleeding . It stopped after two days. If I do not continue will I get my period again? What will happen?
Possibly yes: Generally, bleeding may resume after stopping megestrol and the problem that prompted the prescription may return as well. One shoul;d take medication as prescribed. The problem may also not return. It is best to ask your doctor, who has more knowledge of the circumstances. ...Read more
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