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I've had my period for 2 to 3 years now and it is still irregular. Is this normal?

I've had my period for 2 to 3 years now and it is still irregular. Is this normal?

No but common: This is a very common problem. Talk to a doctor about starting on a birth control pill to get things under control. For many young women, the irregular periods also cause a lot of cramping. ...Read more

Menstrual Cycle (Definition)

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


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I've had my period for 4 years, & it's still irregular! Now I get it a lot more frequently, but I still don't get it once a month. Is this normal?

I've had my period for 4 years, & it's still irregular! Now I get it a lot more frequently, but I still don't get it once a month. Is this  normal?

It can be: Not everyone gets their period every 28 days. Don't worry overly much if you get yours more or less often than this. Most women do NOT get theirs like clockwork. :) ...Read more

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I've only had my period for 2 years now and its always been irregular. But now its every two weeks, can anything regulate it?

I've only had my period for 2 years now and its always been irregular. But now its every two weeks, can anything regulate it?

Yes: There are many different ways to regulate it by taking one of various different types of hormones. But the first step is to find out why they are irregular - pcos, thyroid abnormality, uterine polyp, fibroids, etc. They an appropriate treatment can be given to make you more comfortable. ...Read more

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I got my period two weeks early and im a virgin is that normal? I have had my period for almost 6 years now

I got my period two weeks early and im a virgin is that normal? I have had my period for almost 6 years now

Likely yes: Unfortunately, a history of regular periods does not mean all of your periods will be right on time. Occasional break through bleeding or mid cycle bleeding can occur. If it just happens occasionally, it doesn't need to be treated unless it bothers you; then a bc pill may be in order. ...Read more

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Hi I am 18 and I've had my period for about four years now however it is very irregular and I get it no more than six times a year is this normal?

No not normal: Your hormones are not working correctly, you need to see your gyn or a gyn for an exam , blood work and an ultrasound, and often your periods can be regulated with birth control pills or other hormones, i see this not infrequently in my patients. ...Read more

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Menstrual Period (Definition)

Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more