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Yes there are: Oral contraceptives that can be prescribed that would make your period shorter. ...Read more
No, but: I assume you mean a 3-day period before conception? No, no problem at all. If you mean a 3-day period after conception, that is not possible. ...Read more
Huh?: One thing has nothing to do with the other. ...Read more
If your doctor gave you Progesterone because you haven't had a period in a few months, then I will tell patients to expect a "humdinger" that can last up to 2 weeks---after 10 days, I ask them to call me and may start birth control or other medication to get period to stop.
Try not to go more than 3 months without a period (unless you are on the pill etc--then ok!). ...Read more
If you are having persistent abnormal bleeding, then you need to:
1. Check a pregnancy test now
2. If it is positive, then call your doctor now
otherwise, assuming that the bleeding is not severe, you need to call your doctor tomorrow and get in for a visit! ...Read more
Birth control.: 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. ...Read more
After the first period after an abortion is the second period going to come 6-8 weeks as the first?
No: Probably not. You should return to your normal cycles. ...Read more
I'm 46, going through peri menopause. Periods are irregular but now having a longer period, going on 12 days, light flow. Is that normal too?
I am 27 years femel. Currently feeling very weak suddenly. Sometime feel very weak, today too much. Period going on currently. How to feel better?
Skipped period, came on time the month after, & 1week after it stopped, I'm having another period. Going to dr soon but for now, What could be wrong?
I have been on my period since saturday and I was hoping it would have stopped by now. Iam going for a holiday with my boyfriend tomorrow. Is there anything I can take to make the period go away ASAP?
The above question is good for all those that desire to reschedule menses while on vacation, honeymoon, or wedding.
The best option is to use a monophasic birth control.
For 28day pack, skip the placebo and start the next set of birth control.
For 21 day pack, skip the pill free week and start a new pack of active pills.
Nuvaring can also be left for 4 weeks before removal and replaced. ...Read more