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I have periods two sometimes three weeks out of a month what causes this?

I have periods two sometimes three weeks out of a month what causes this?

Treatment options : The cause of the heavy periods is not something we can always answer. There are lots of treatment options you can discuss with your doctor. Lysteda is a nonhormone medication designed for heavy periods. Some benefit from birth control pills, patch or nuvaring. Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud can stop your period in some cases. Consider an endometrial ablation if you are done having children. ...Read more

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What can cause a three week period? My periods are usually normal i did not have one the last two months but now this one has lasted 23 days

What can cause a three week period? My periods are usually normal i did not have one the last two months but now this one has lasted 23 days

A : A three week period can be caused by "dysfunctional uterine bleeding", which is when a patient's hormones are out of balance for stress on the body or other reasons, and the patient has a very heavy period, often after skipping a period. This usually goes back to normal. Irregular periods are more common in women with abnormal weight (too high or too low). If there is any question of pregnancy, then a pregnancy test should be checked of course. Older women who are perimenopausal can have heavy, long periods. Patients with fibroids can have heavy bleeding. If a patient has persistent bleeding, then they should consult their physician for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I spotted for three days and two weeks later i started period that only last three days. What causes that? Could it be my 3 month supply of quasense

I spotted for three days and two weeks later i started period that only last three days. What causes that? Could it be my 3 month supply of quasense

See your doctor: These are symptoms that require a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after obtaining this informstion, can he/she adequately diagnose and treat you. ...Read more

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I have been having two full periods a month for the past three months. Not on birth control. What could cause this?

I have been having two full periods a month for the past three months.  Not on birth control.  What could cause this?

Hormonal imbalance: Estrogen and Progesterone are out of balance. See your doctor. Also consider acupuncture and chinese medicine. I have consistent and wonderful results with hormonal imbalance with patients. ...Read more

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What could be the the cause of the morning after pill to delay periods for two to three months in some woman?

What could be the the cause of the morning after pill to delay periods for two to three months in some woman?

It doesn't: If the period is delayed for more than a day or two after the "morning after pill", then there is some other reason for the delay. It would not be due to the "morning after pill". ...Read more

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I'm 22 and I have only been getting my period once every three months ... a week and a half ago I thought I was getting my period and had normal bleeding for two days and since I have been spotting with some clumps...Is this normal or what could be causin

I'm 22 and I have only been getting my period once every three months ... a week and a half ago I thought I was getting my period and had normal bleeding for two days and since I have been spotting with some clumps...Is this normal or what could be causin

Anovulatory cycles: during which an egg is not released, and there is no menstrual bleeding (period) are not uncommon. Anovulatory cycles can cause a woman to have periods less frequently, have shorter periods, and other menstrual irregularity. It is very likely that you have anovulatory cycles during which you cannot get pregnant. Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is commonly associated with anovulatory cycles. ...Read more

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What would the cause of spotting be while on birth control? I have been on a three month birth control cycle for 4 years and never experienced spotting, now I have been spotting for ten days with my period not due for two weeks. What would possible causes

What would the cause of spotting be while on birth control? I have been on a three month birth control cycle for 4 years and never experienced spotting, now I have been spotting for ten days with my period not due for two weeks. What would possible causes

Spotting : Spotting can be normal at any point while on birth control pills. It is usually due to an imbalance in hormones or missed pills or a change in time that the pill is taken. If the spotting persists you should be evaluated by your doctor to rule out a pregnancy and to consider a change in pills with a different hormonal make up. Take care. ...Read more

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Can stress cause me to have a period every two to three weeks? I have tested negative for everything. So could this be stress? I've been stressed.

Can stress cause me to have a period every two to three weeks? I have tested negative for everything. So could this be stress? I've been  stressed.

Yes it can: Stress can through your cycle off. Emotional turmoil can affect your cycle. It sounds like you might need some professional help or counseling to learn to deal with the stress better. Sometimes talking to a friend or professional counselor helps. Often times adequate sleep, rest and excercise helps. Seek out some form of help for yourself and Good Luck. ...Read more

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I've spotted three different times after a period, and two of them ended in miscarry's, but the third didn't. So. What tf causes spotting. ?

I've spotted three different times after a period, and two of them ended in miscarry's, but the third didn't. So. What tf causes spotting. ?

Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more