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Is it ok to be on a super light period for 17 days then stop for a week the be on it again but heavy?

Is it ok to be on a super light period for 17 days then stop for a week the be on it again but heavy?

Lt then heavy period: Would check HCG. Also consider infection, polyps, fibroids, ovarian pathology ectopic, thyroid issues. . Consider sonogram and f/u/ w/ doc ...Read more

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What does it mean when I have a light pink then brown discharge then really light period for 4 days then stops? I am on a swim team

What does it mean when I have a light pink then brown discharge then really light period for 4 days then stops? I am on a swim team

Exercise and periods: Extensive exercise can change the amount and character of menstrual bleeding normally because of hormone variations and minimal percentages of body fat. ...Read more

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I just put in the mirena (levonorgestrel) like a month ago n for the pass two weeks I still have a light period n hasn't gone away how can I stop my period?

I just put in the mirena (levonorgestrel) like a month ago n for the pass two weeks I still have a light period n hasn't gone away how can I stop my period?

Check with gyneclogi: With these symptoms it is very difficult to advice you, it may be nothing serious but you do need an exam and assessment as to the cause of it. ...Read more

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Tranexamic acid not working to stop my constant light period and also take mini pill but I'm bleeding nearly all the time why as 53 all tests normal?

Tranexamic acid not working to stop my constant light period and also take mini pill but I'm bleeding nearly all the time why as 53 all tests normal?

Hysterectomy: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and your symptoms warrant evaluation by a physician. When you see a doctor you may wish to discuss the option of removal of the uterus. ...Read more

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When you stop taking the birth control shot how long till your cycles are normal. Feb I had a light period. No period in march. Spotting in april.

When you stop taking the birth control shot how long till your cycles are normal. Feb I had a light period. No period in march. Spotting in april.

It may vary: If you stopped getting your injections of Dopo-Provera, 150 mg every 3 months, a return to your "normal cycles" may be quite variable, reportedly between 3 to 12 months usually (rarely longer) depending on how long remaining levels of the hormone continue to block your ovulation and on several other factors like your age, personal health issues, body weight, BMI, duration of use... ...Read more

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Light period for 10 days (2 days early)boobs still ache and now mild cramping. Usually I have heavy flow, cramps day 1 n boobs stop hurting. Neg hpt?

Light period for 10 days (2 days early)boobs still ache and now mild cramping. Usually I have heavy flow, cramps day 1 n boobs stop hurting. Neg hpt?

Hormonal change: It sounds like a minor hormonal change and I suggest waiting to see what happens this next cycle. If you are still having problems, and not pregnant, then get a check up with a gyn specialist. ...Read more

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Never had a light period before. Not sure if this normal and yes I've been active with my husband. Haven't taken a test yet.?

Never had a light period before. Not sure if this normal and yes I've been active with my husband. Haven't taken a test yet.?

Variable: Depending on age and physicial health, your cycles may vary from month to month. If you are late or miss a cycle- do a home pregnancy test and consult your GYN. ...Read more

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What causes a early light period?

What causes a early light period?

Light period: The main reason for light periods is a change in hormone levels. Causes for what seems to be a light period can include: implantation bleeding in early pregnancy, thyroid problems, eating disorders, excessive exercise, initial periods for a girl, use of an intrauterine device, oral contraceptives ; perimenopause. ...Read more

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I was 3 days late but now I have light period?

I was 3 days late but now I have light period?

Normal: 3 days late, while can be a little "off" does not fall very far outside the normal in terms of timing. It's possible that your hormones (estrogen and progesterone) are a little different in this cycle, but at 3 days late, I wouldn't be worried for a second. Make sure if you don't want to be pregnant that you are using birth control. ...Read more

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Dark brown, very light period. Is this normal?

Dark brown, very light period. Is this normal?

Possible causes: The main reason for light periods is a change in hormone levels. Causes for what seems to be a light period can include: implantation bleeding in early pregnancy, thyroid problems, eating disorders, excessive exercise, initial periods for a girl, use of an intrauterine device, oral contraceptives ; perimenopause. Dark brown can be old, deoxygenated blood. ...Read more

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What other reasons for light period are there?

What other reasons for light period are there?

Light period: The main reason for light periods is a change in hormone levels. Causes for what seems to be a light period can include: implantation bleeding in early pregnancy, thyroid problems, eating disorders, excessive exercise, initial periods for a girl, use of an intrauterine device, oral contraceptives & perimenopause. ...Read more

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How will I know what does a very light period mean?

How will I know what does a very light period mean?

Light period: The main reason for light periods is a change in hormone levels. Causes for what seems to be a light period can include: implantation bleeding in early pregnancy, thyroid problems, eating disorders, excessive exercise, initial periods for a girl, use of an intrauterine device, oral contraceptives & perimenopause. ...Read more