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My Period Is A Week Early What Does That Mean
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I had sex for the first time yesterday, we used protection but now my period is 2 weeks early, what does this mean?
I think I'm pregnant but I started my period 2 weeks early, what does this mean? Could I be pregnant or not?
22 years old and recently had my wisdom teeth removed and on hydrocodone for several days. I just got my period two weeks early. What does this mean?
My period is a week early, I take the pill and sometimes get spotting. I will get a period in a week, it's happened before. What does this mean?
OCP's: Did you take it later or miss any pills? The pills are so low dose that missing a pill often leads to break through bleeding. ...Read more
Bleeding/ period: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 ; 13 in the us. However for some their period could start as early as age 9 ; for others not until 16. Before you have a period, you will have noticed breast development, pubic hair ; white to yellowish vaginal discharge. Before the first period a girl may feel bloated, develop cramps in legs or abdomen ; feel moody (depressed or anxious). ...Read more
Period timing: Generally menstrual interval (days between each bleed) are considered 'normal' if 21-35days. A period that starts a week earlier than usual is usually nothing to be concerned about. Make sure to take a pregnancy test. If it's neg, mark on a calendar which days you bleed and follow your cycle for 2-3 cycles. If it straightens out, then it's a non issue. If not, show your doc the calendar ...Read more
Your hormones are in: .. flux for some reason, so hang on for the ride. Irregular periods and spotting could mean you may have some hormonal imbalance that could be affected by many different factors, including age (if approaching menopause?), nutrition, illness, exercise (or lack of it), body girth, psychological well-being, stress, season, or simple fluctuations of other related hormones (thyroid for example). ...Read more
What does it mean when you are on your period for three weeks? I started a week early it was light 2nd week it was normal I'm on my third week
Many options: There are multiple options. Hormonal treatments such as birth control pills, Progesterone treatments and the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud are effective reversible treatments that will help many people. There is also a drug called Lysteda that contains no hormones which will help others. If you are done having children discuss the option of an endometrial ablation. In some cases a hysterectomy will be needed. ...Read more
Weird cycle: It is important to not panic just because one cycle if a little off from the others. The main issue is what is the pattern over time. If your cycles return to normal over the next few months then one abnormal cycle is not an issue. Always make sure your pregnancy test is negative. If you are not on birth control consider starting which will also give you better cycle control. ...Read more
My period usually come on the 20th of every month. This time its a week early what dose that mean??
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I got my period a week early it was dark and heavy. It only lasted for about two days. What could that mean?
Irreg period: 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
I had my period a week early then spotted the actual day I was supposed to have my period. What can this mean?
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
My period started a week early on the 1st this month and it normally starts on the 7th what does this mean? I'm normally really.
Irregular periods: Irregular periods can occur and can be normal. Best to monitor your cycle over the next 2-3 months. If it continues to be irregular, seek medical attention. If concerned for pregnancy, take an over the counter test. Also, consider alternate birth control method such as spermicides, birth control pills, etc. ...Read more
LAST MONTH I STARTED MY PERIOD 1 WEEK EARLY 04/08/2015 BUT, NOW I STARTED MY PERIOD EARLY AGAIN 05/02/2015 WHAT DOES THAT MEAN?
Period: Irregular menstruation may be caused by a number of things. However periods usually revert to Normal but if this does not occur then see your doctor as he may be able to correct this with medication ...Read more
What does it mean when I got my period early last month only had it for 2 days now im 2 weeks early very light normally very heavy?
Break-thru bleeding: This is "break-through bleeding" or "spotting". It's very common and generally not worrisome. It's usually caused by an imbalance in the hormones progesterone and estrogen. It's more common in women using hormonal contraceptives. If it recurs month after month or if other irregularities occur, see your personal gyn professional. ...Read more
I had my period 2 weeks early, it was super light, lasted about 7 days. And now this is the time I usually get my period. What does this mean?
Period came a week early its brown with a little red in it and its extremely light what does it mean? Like a brown red maroon color I think it is
Unusual period: We cannot make a diagnosis based on the heaviness or color of your period bleeding. If it is unusual and there is any pregnancy concern, go ahead and do a pregnancy test. If negative but you, say, have pregnancy symptoms, repeat in 1-2 weeks. If no pregnancy symptoms, just wait for the next period. Chances are it will be normal. ...Read more
Menses: There are a number of potential causes of an early period followed by spotting 2 weeks later. The first question is does the patient have regular cycles and is this abnormal. Could she be pregnant? Another possibility is that she may be ovulating. As mentioned there are a number of potential causes which your physician can help you figure out the cause. ...Read more
Hormones may be off: You should make sure you are not pregnant with a test. Your gyn should do an exam, blood work and ultrasound and you may not need anything or some y=type of hormonal treatment like birth control pills depending on what the problem is. ...Read more
What does it mean if you get your period early and it comes back two weeks later.? Can I be pregnant?
When in: Doubt take a pregnancy test. It is likely that you could have had a period plus an episode of break through bleeding. Doubt pregnancy with this scenario. ...Read more
Seeing my period 3 weeks after stillbirth what does it mean? Is it a good sign seeing period that early?
Period: This is not unusual but your periods should revert back to normal ...Read more
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