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Norcolut Norethisterone To Delay Menses
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
Depends : This is a Progesterone only pill. It may regulate your period but if you also want the contraceptive effect, you must be careful to take it the same time every day. And if you miss a pill, you must use condoms. If it just to regulate the period, you can do a sunday start. Take it at night to prevent nausea. It is safe to use. ...Read more
Norethisterone.: Norethisterone is used in combined oral contraceptives or progestogen only pills and is also a stand-alone drug. Progestogens can treat premenstrual syndrome, painful periods, abnormal heavy bleeding, irregular periods, menopausal syndrome (in combination with oestrogen), or to postpone a period. Side effects are numerous but minor. If causing problems, see the gynecologist who prescribed it. ...Read more
See your gyn: U need an exam and blood work and an ultrasound, you may not be building up enough tissue to get a period assuming u are not preg, your gyn can determine that and treat your appropriately. ...Read more
I am age 20 and married. I wanted to take Norethisterone 5mg to delay my menstrual period. I am also a migraine patient. Is it okay?
Doctor give me norethisterone to regulate my heavy menses for a month. Is that a good pills for me?
Yes: That can be very effective in helping. But the most important thing is to be fully evaluated to find out why the bleeding is heavy; the medicine works well in many women in the short term. ...Read more
Wait a bit: Typically, bleeding comes after you stop the pills. Wait to see what happens, and then discuss with the dr who prescribed it. ...Read more
I've taken norethisterone for 5 days and stopped. Waited for another 5 days. Still, no sign of menses. Pls advice.
Which is the best ocp for a nulliparous? And is it safe to take norethisterone for continuous 12days for the postponement of menses?
Low dose: I recommend low dose (20mcg estrdiol) for women starting out on birth control. You have all the benefits and hopefully minimal side effects. Unfortunately, not every pill works for every woman and it's difficult to say which pill will work for you. I like Mircette (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel) or kariva. And yes, definitely safe to take continuous to postpone menses! ...Read more
Prescription: You would get it by prescription from your doctor. Generally you'd take it during the second half of the cycle before the one you want to delay. Do not do this without professional guidance. ...Read more
If I take norethisterone to delay my period will my next cycle start a month after I was due my period or a month after it actually came?
When you stop : Your period will be triggered when you stop the pills. ...Read more
Hi my daughter is 13 and she is going to Germany for 1 week and her period is due the day before she goes. Could she take norethisterone to delay her?
Possibly: She would need to be evaluated by a Obgyn to see if she is a candidate for hormonal manipulation. Depending on her pubertal developmental status she may be a candidate ...Read more
I took norethisterone to delay a period for 2 weeks I have had a period will I ovulate 2 weeks later and have my period 28 days later?
Likely: If your periods are usually regular, you will likely ovulate and get your period as usual, in 28 days. ...Read more
How long does it take to start your period after taking Norethisterone 5g tablets for 10 days? One tablet, three times daily. Prescribed them to delay
Variable: Usually withdrawal bleeding occurs 2-10 days after stopping more thundering. ...Read more
Took norethisterone to delay Period&it came 3 days (16/04) aft I stopped, but has not returned since.2 weeks brown discharge started 22/05. Pregnant?
Can I take norethisterone (to delay my period) whilst also taking 100mg of Sertraline per day? If not is there an alternative? I am in the UK.
I was prescribed Norethindrone .35mg to delay my period. Online it says take 5mg TID but I was only prescribed .35mg. Will the lower dosage work?
It should, but…: It should, but I would talk with the Doctor Who prescribed it and ask them the same question. You want to be sure that it was the correct dosage and that it was their intention to give you that dosage. I commend you for following up on what you are taking. Good luck. ...Read more
I was prescribed Norethindrone .35mg to delay my period. Online it says take 5mg TID but I was only prescribed .35mg. Will the lower dosage work? I'm afraid it's not going to be enough to delay my period.
Maybe: Maybe not. Can you call back and ask for more? ...Read more
I was prescribed Norethindrone .35mg to delay my period. Online it says take 5mg TID but I was only prescribed .35mg. Will the lower dosage work? I'm afraid it isn't going to be enough to delay my period.
Discuss with your Dr: Your physician likely had a reason for prescribing the lower dose, based upon your particular situation. That's the problem with generalized information on the internet; it does not and can't take individual situations into account. ...Read more
I want to delay my period for a week while I'm on vacation. How much norethindrone do I need to take daily to delay my period?
Sorry but: HealthTap's agreement with doctors prohibits us from diagnosing or prescribing treatment online in this format. You could see a live doctor for a visit or you could do a virtual consult online, good wishes. ...Read more
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