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How Does Vinegar Stop Your Menstrual Cycle
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
Why not?: I don't see any reason it would not be any more or less safe than bathing in apple cider vinegar any other day of the year. ...Read more
No, bathing: In vinegar should not have that impact. ...Read more
Is it ok 2 put vinegar in ur bath water 2 get rid of lingering menstrual odor? If so how much to use? & which 1 to use white vinegar or apple vinegar?
Yes: If there are no reasons why you can't take birth control pills (smoker, a history of blood clots, etc), some pills can actually stop you from having periods. Many birth control pills may be taken in a way (by skipping the last week of inactive pills) to delay a period. If your current cycle is extremely heavy, very high doses of either estrogen or birth control pills can usually stop it. ...Read more
Why after my menstrual cycle of 7 day 5 days later I bleed for 1 day stops then 2 days latter bleed again?
Menstrual irregular: IF this is a one type thing I would not be concerned. If it is a reguar occurence then I would get checked. ...Read more
My menstrual cycle has been on for tweleve days. Please prescribe any medicine to stop it. I am 38 years old?
Not this site: This is the public information HT site. We offer to answer medical questions and provide general medical advice. We do not offer to diagnose or treat anyone for anything. You need to contact your doc and arrange a proper evaluation of your problem. ...Read more
Why would I start my menstrual cycle on time with regular flow for one day and then the following day just stop? No spotting, nothing
What your normal?: When patients have abnormal periods I always want to know what their normal pattern is. If most periods are normal then one abnormal one (late, early, short, long) is not usually a cause for concern. The cycles tend to regulate and get back to normal quickly. If there is concern for pregnancy check a test. ...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
Treatment for period: An endometrial ablation is a procedure to destroy the lining of the uterus to eliminate or minimize the amount of bleeding during menstrual cycles. There are five different techniques and most can be done in the office under local anesthesia. This does not effect your hormones or cause menopause. It is a great option and helps patients avoid major surgery. ...Read more
Period?: Bleeding which occurs even when at the time of an expected menstrual onset, is not always due to a post ovulation event. Ovulation may be delayed, and a short (one day) bleeding event may simply be pre-ovulatory, especially in late 30's onwards. Get a serum HCG test to rule out pregnancy, and see your GYN provider for an exam if this continues. ...Read more
Dysmenorrhea: Nsaid’s, ssri’s, hormone meds, otc meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for dysmenorrhea. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt. Get gyn eval to r/o underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or black cohosh with dr ok. Sipping chamomile & green tea can dissipate pain. ...Read more
Progesterones: If you are looking to achieve no bleeding with your menstrual cycles, which we refer to as amenorrhea, a good option for you to explore with your physician are progesterone only contraceptive methods. Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) is an injection you receive every 3 months, and there is also an implantable capsule containing progesterone as well. These methods are effective at eliminating your menstrual bleeding. ...Read more
Low progesterone: For women with irregular menstrual cycles, problems with ovulation are usually the cause. When you ovulate strongly, you produce progesterone which peaks and then falls. Once the progesterone gets low enough, you have your menses. If you produce low or very low amounts of progesterone, your menses can stop and start irregularly. If it only happens one time then not much to worry about. ...Read more
Hmm: I certainly have never heard that one. Avoid caffeine, alcohol, extra salt & junk carbohydrates. Increase complex carbohydrates – try to incorporate at least 5 servings of vegetables and 4 servings of fruit into your diet daily. Try: omega- 3 fatty acids. Try to take in magnesium either through supplementation or through your diet with your doctor’s approval. ...Read more
I have been on my menstrual cycle since june 30th. What could be the cause of this? And when should this stop?
Every month I have got a really hurt pain from the menstrual cycle and as a result of that I always absent every month. .. I really won't to stop it!
NSAIDs: Starting ibuprofen or naproxen they day before your period starts can help decrease your cramps as can contraceptives such as pills, patches, and rings. DepoProvera and IUDs like Mirena (levonorgestrel) and Skyla can make your periods lighter or even nonexistent as well as helping with the cramping, hope this helps. ...Read more
It is possible: Any extreme weight change in either direction can affect your period. Sometimes these changes are based in emotional causes which also affect women's' cycles. Worries about this can make things even more complicated. However, before you make any assumptions about cause, make sure to see your gynecologist and have them check you out. If all is ok, you may want to look into the cause of gaining ...Read more
Began menstrual cycle this wed. Morning (oct. 10th) and I'm getting married this friday (oct 12th) what can I do or take to temporarily stop I t?
Birth control: It is easy to regulate the menstrual cycle with birth control pills. Your doctor can walk you through how to take them to around a menstrual cycle around specific dates. Since your wedding is in 48 hrs though it is unlikely that you can do this in such a short time period. ...Read more
Menstrual refers to the monthly cycle in women which prepares the female for ovulation, generally once per month, which is that time of month that the egg can be fertilized by the male sperm, for the purpose of reproduction. Menstrual cycles start at the first day of menstruation. (it's always been curious to me that 'menstrual' and ...Read more