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Can anemia make my period shorter?(i had a one day period, bled once only) my haemoglobin came out to be 6.3, is this the reason for my short period

Can anemia make my period shorter?(i had a one day period, bled once only) my haemoglobin came out to be 6.3, is this the reason for my short period

Short & long story: Your short period at 6.3 hemoglobin may be a "survival" mechanism for this "long story". When the blood level of red blood cells plunges to this low level, your ability to carry oxygen to the peripheral tissues diminishes greatly.As a result mother nature will try to "conserve" red blood cells lost during your period. I hope you are seeing a md to find the cause and are taking an iron supplement. ...Read more

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Will exercise make my period shorter?

Will exercise make my period shorter?

Not with routine EX: Not with routine exercise, but seriously strenuous training will causes more scant periods or cessation of periods completely. ...Read more

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How do I make period shorter?

How do I make period shorter?

Hormonally: Really, only birth control pills (or ring or Mirena (levonorgestrel) iucd), can shorten periods. Some say that taking nsaids can shorten and lighten periods, but i don't find that works as a rule. Lysteda is a new drug in the usa that is approved for lightening up heavy periods--you take it for up to 5 days---expensive! (but non-hormonal! ...Read more

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How can I make my period shorter?

How can I make my period shorter?

Please talk to your: Gynecologists there are medications that s/he can prescribe that can make your period shorter. ...Read more

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Will starting the pill while on your period make your period shorter?

Will starting the pill while on your period make your period shorter?

No: The cycle in which the pill is initiated will be unaffected. Later cycles should see some beneficial efffects. ...Read more

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I just started taking the pill and I got my period 4/5 hours after taking it. If i keep taking the pill this week will it make my period shorter?

I just started taking the pill and I got my period 4/5 hours after taking it. If i keep taking the pill this week will it make my period shorter?

Pill and period: Hi PLester, This would depend on the strength (or amount of estrogen) in the BCP. If its a low dose pill it might not affect the length of the cycle. If a higher dose, it almost certainly would thanks ...Read more