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How Long After An Medical Abortion Do You Get Your Period
Usually 4-6 wk: Enter answer details...Get a more detailed answer ›
Within a month: Typically it will occur in the next couple of weeks, but can take as long as a month. ...Read more
No: You should have had a period already-go see a GYN MD. ...Read more
What could be the possible reasons why I don't have my menstrual period yet almost 4mos after a surgical abortion? Thankyou
See your gyn:
There are different reasons a woman might not get her period,
Hormonal imbalances being major, a second cause is Asherman's syndrome which is a result of the procedure itself, if excessive tissue is removed causing scarring of uterine wall, this should be a consideration even though remote since you had a surgical abortion. ...Read more
4-6 weeks: On average it may take 4-6 weeks after a medical abortion to resume menstruation. Your previous menstrual history may affect this time interval and it could be longer. You should already be using contraception, because you ovulate before you menstruate and could very well conceive again if you are having unpprotected sex. ...Read more
How long should it take to get my period after a medical abortion? It's been over 10 weeks and I still haven't gotten one. I'm getting worried
4-8 weeks: If your periods were regular before the procedure, you period may return anytime between 4-8 weeks after. The average time is probably 5-6 weeks after procedure. More than eight weeks would be abnormal, and it would be very important to do a pregnancy test ...Read more
Usual cycle: At this point your normal cycle should have reasserted itself, so whatever cycle length is usual for you (typically anywhere from 24 to 30 days) is what you should expect. ...Read more
After medical abortion my first period continuing 15 days. Is it normal? How long it will continue.
I have a medical abortion and at 10 april I get my period then 14 may I again got the period but now till today 21 june I am not getting the next peri?
Check a test: If you are late, you need to check a pregnancy test. If it is negative, talk to your GYN about cycle regulation. ...Read more
I had a medical abortion 2008 by march of 2009 my period still did not return went on injection from march 2009 until july 2012 how to get period bac?
Birth control pills: The depoprovera shot begins to wear off 3 months after use. Periods can take up to 12 months to return after the shot. Birth control pills would regulate your cycle now. ...Read more
How long does an medical abortion effects the body? I had an medical abortion 5 months ago and my periods been crazy I even miss a period this month
Not normal: U need to see a gyn for an exam. Blood work and an ultrasound, the effects of the ab should have been gone a long time ago. ...Read more
I had a medical abortion two weeks ago. If I get pregnant now, before the 1st period to come, could the abortion pills affect the health of the baby?
I had an medical abortion 1yr ago and I get periods regular every month but its lighter....Is it normal? ....Or ells some tissues left inside...Plz me
Normal: Your periods are likely normal. There is almost no chance there is remaining tissue in your uterus a year later. If you have any concerns; be sure to see your doctor. ...Read more
I had a medical abortion 2yrs ago. And am getting regular periods but its lighter since. Is it okay to get lighter periods periods after abortion?
Yes: The lining of the womb is thinner and there is less bleeding with the first few periods initially. ...Read more
I had a medical abortion 1yr ago and I get regular periods evry month but its lighter. Can medical abortion get chances to get Asherman's syndrome?
Probably not: Asherman's syndrome usually involves a surgical procedure on the uterus during pregnancy such as D&C for abortion or miscarriage as well as csection. This can lead to adhesions in the lining of the uterus. Medical abortion usually avoids this but any pregnancy related issue may cause asherman's syndrome including a spontaneous miscarriage. ...Read more
Does medical abortion cause infertility? I am trying to get pregnant after an abortion 5 months ago and no results. I have really irregular periods
Rarely a problem: Most abortions (medical or surgical) don't cause future fertility problems, but if you have some pregnancy tissue left behind or an infection afterwards it can cause scarring inside your uterus (asherman's syndrome). A hysterosalpingogram (hsg) test will check for this as well as checking that your tubes are open. You should get checked to find out why you're irregular by a rei physician. ...Read more