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Is it normal to be late for my period?

Is it normal to be late for my period?

No not normal: It may not be anything serious, obviously #1 to r/ o preg assuming u are sexually active if neg there can be other reasons so see your gyn for a workup. ...Read more

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Is it normal for a period to be late?

Is it normal for a period to be late?

Irregularity: Nope. Not in general. There is usually a reason. These reasons are common and it may be nice for you to learn what to watch for so that you are empowered and less mystified by your body. ...Read more

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Is it normal for for tour period to be late if you took antibiotics?

Is it normal for for tour period to be late if you took antibiotics?

No: Sometimes an infection can cause hormones to alter and delay your period, but antibiotics can decrease effectiveness of birth control which can lead to a pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is it normal for your period to be late with a ovary cyst?

Is it normal for your period to be late with a ovary cyst?

Ovarian Cyst: Symtpoms may include: menstrual irregularities, pelvic pain (sometimes shortly before your period begins or just before it ends, during intercourse, pain during bowel movements or pressure on your bowels, nausea, vomiting or breast tenderness similar to that experienced during pregnancy, fullness or heaviness in in your abdomen, pressure on your rectum or bladder that causes a need to urinate more. ...Read more

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Is it normal for your period to be early on the pill?

Is it normal for your period to be early on the pill?

That can happen.: Emergency contraception symptoms can include spotting or bleeding, changes in menstrual flow or your period may be late or early. Notify your gyn if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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Is it normal to be late after your first time having sex?

Is it normal to be late after your first time having sex?

No: Hopefully, you used protection if you did not wish to be pregnant. If you are late, you should have a pregnancy test done and see your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have your period a week early?

Is it normal to have your period a week early?

Early period: Early and late periods are common for most people from time to time. Cycles usually self correct over the next month or two. ...Read more

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Isn't it abnormal for your period to be really short?

Isn't it abnormal for your period to be really short?

Yes: As we age, there can be changes in duration of bleeding, and amount of bleeding. For most women, sometime in their 30's they might notice that some periods are lighter and shorter. This can be due to changes in hormone levels. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have your period for 2 weeks?

Is it normal to have your period for 2 weeks?

Menstruation: No. Of course not. Please contact your gynecologist to see if they need to do some testing. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a late period and then spotting?

Is it normal to have a late period and then spotting?

Late and light OK: Stress of any kind: school, family, job, travel- can upset ovulation and give skipped or light flow. If you are on bcp these things can also make you skip. If no pain and neg preg test it will usually self-correct. ...Read more

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Is it normal to be so nauseated before your period?

Is it normal to be so nauseated before your period?

It could be part of: Pms. Pms sxs can include feeling tearful, irritability, mood swings, anger, depressed mood, change in sex drive ; anxiety. These may be accompanied by swelling of the breasts (or extremities), weight gain, abdominal bloating, cramps, nausea, ^ urinary frequency, overeating, headaches (to include migraines), dizziness, fainting ; palpitations. Sleep may be disturbed with problems w acne or hives. ...Read more

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Is it normal for your cycle to be on for two weeks?

Is it normal for your cycle to be on for two weeks?

Menstrual bleeding?: No, it is not. Please see you gynecologist if you bleed for more than 7 days. ...Read more

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Is it common for your period to be delayed or late after losing your virginity?

Is it common for your period to be delayed or late after losing your virginity?

No it isn't unless: Pregnant. Here are other reasons to be late. Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems. #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is it normal to be on your period for almost 2 weeks?

Is it normal to be on your period for almost 2 weeks?

No it is not.: Please see your gynecologist since you have been bleeding for over a week. ...Read more

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Is it normal for your period to be irregular after stoppiing the NuvaRing?

Is it normal for your period to be irregular after stoppiing the NuvaRing?

Off Nuva ring: The Nuva ring is keeping the cycle artificially regular. Going off it, just allows what is underneath to come out again. If you're having irregular periods, there are many possible causes so if it keeps up, it's a good idea to have some testing to figure out the cause and best treatment. ...Read more

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Is it normal for your first period after having a baby to be really heavy?

Is it normal for your first period after having a baby to be really heavy?

Definitely: Pretty much you've gone over 10 months without having a cycle and that 1st cycle will typically be heavier and more painful. As long as you are not bleeding more than a pad/hour, just stay hydrated. ...Read more

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Is it normal for my period to be one week early?

Is it normal for my period to be one week early?

Can be: periods can occur every 28-35 days for women. While most women associate period at the same time every month, there can be variations and sometimes you may have them a few days earlier or later. If you start bleeding twice a month, then see your doctor for further evaluation. Best Wishes Dr M ...Read more

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Is it normal to be getting period symptoms a week before your period?

Is it normal to be getting period symptoms a week before your period?

Yes: Period symptoms including bloating, breast tenderness, mood changes can begin as soon as you ovulate, which occurs about 2 weeks before your period. Cramping can begin a week before your period as well. ...Read more