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Is It Normal Not To Get Irregular Periods When A Teen Just Starts Her Period
My menstrual cycle is so unpredictable I never know when to expect it. It is never monthly and once I didn't get my period for 6 months is this normal?
Doctor can evaluate: There are many causes for irregular menstruation. One common one is polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos), a hormonal imbalance along with cysts in the ovaries. Though most irregular menstruation is not acutely dangerous, any woman who does not menstruate monthly should consider seeing her pcp or an ob/gyn for evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My menstruation is not regular even before... How would i know when is my ovulation? Is it true that having irregular menstruation isnt that fertile?
Irregular: Irregular cycles may suggest that you do not ovulate but it can also suggest that you ovulate sporadically. I see that you are 16 yo - even if your cycles are irregular and you ovulate less frequently you can still get pregnant without birth control use. I recommend you see a doctor to evaluate why you cycles are irregular, and if you are sexually active get on birth control. ...Read more
If someone misses their period for 30 days does that mean they're pregnant? Mine was irregular to regular could it go back to irregular after a preg.
Yes: It is possible for you to ovulate even if your periods are light. The fact that you periods are very light is a different issue and needs to be addressed.I would start with and ultrasound. ...Read more
Is it normal to have periods 2 weeks apart then no period when you're supposed to have it the next month, i'm on bc.
Breakthrough: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very common on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually self corrects over time. If you are not satisfied or it continues to happen then consider using a different birth control method. It is a common side effect and does not mean something is wrong or that the pill is not working. ...Read more
No: It's possible, but not normal.Get a more detailed answer ›
What does it mean when u start ur period and spot for a day then it stops and comes back the next day? my periods used to be irregular then they became regular. now its doing this.
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
Period is 3 days early im trying to see why is this normal. Cause my cycle is always on time every month.
Aging cycle: If pregnancy is not of concern, then at age 42 ovulation is not occurring on a regular basis and estrogen only menstrual cycles are notorious for being longer than usual thus your 3 day delay. Be careful if you don't want to be pregnant and use contraception anyway, as this age group is known for "oops pregnancies". ...Read more
No: You need an evaluation, bood work and an ultrasound by your obgyn and your doc can help make your periods lighter. ...Read more
I have always have sore/tender breast when menstrual cycle begins to come. This week very sensitive nipples which never happen before. Is this normal?
Reasons: 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 (polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more
My menstral cycle is irregular anyway. But I have to ask, is it normal to have a 4 day early period?
Could be: Not necessarily abnormal. Speak with gyn or your pcp. ...Read more
Does nexplanon change your period dates ? Perhaps if last month i menstruated on the 11th is it possibe to get it later that that this month?
Yes it may be normal: Yes it is normal.Get a more detailed answer ›
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