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Period 3wks late I'm norm every 38days. Took a test at 14days late it was negative but I've been light headed, sleepy and cramping for 3wks am I preg?

Period 3wks late I'm norm every 38days. Took a test at 14days late it was negative but I've been light headed, sleepy and cramping for 3wks am I preg?

Unlikely BUT??: HPT negative at 14 days late? I would repeat in either 1 week or at the point where you are expecting the next period. If either the period doesn't come or the HPT is negative then, I would make an appointment with OB/GYN because then, you need an U/S. ...Read more

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It has been 43 days since I had sex, I had missed my period last month but I had light spotting for three days, I've been dizzy, light headed, nauseous all the time, headaches every day, lower stomach cramps, lower back aches, I've been very bloated, I fe

It has been 43 days since I had sex, I had missed my period last month but I had light spotting for three days, I've been dizzy, light headed, nauseous all the time, headaches every day, lower stomach cramps, lower back aches, I've been very bloated, I fe

Fibromyalgia?: 29y fem. "dizzy, lightheaded, stomach cramps, nauseous, bloated, daily headaches, low back pain" needs general medical exam to rule out systemic illness. If no specific findings, fibromyalgia to be considered. Dysautonomia, mitral valve prolapse, IBS, migraine headaches, POTS & low back pain are all associated with fibromyalgia. These symptoms are also associated with Joint Hypermobility Syndrome. ...Read more

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Is it normal to get light headed when on period?

Is it normal to get light headed when on period?

Yes: Anytime there is loss of blood, the body may experience this. It's important to drink plenty of fluid in order to stay hydrated. Also eat iron rich foods to replenish what is being lost. Consult a physician, who can do a simple blood test to check your iron level. ...Read more

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Third sugar pill, no period, very light headed no appetite, what to do?

Third sugar pill, no period, very light headed no appetite, what to do?

Get a test: If you have any reason to believe that you might be pregnant (had sex at all and missed any pills or took antibiotics), take a preganancy test if this is later than you would normally get your period when into your placebo pills. If you don't bleed this week at all, see your gyn for more answers. ...Read more

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What are reasons why when I work out my body itches and I get light headed after a short period of time?

What are reasons why when I work out my body itches and I get light headed after a short period of time?

Itchy body: Most times when we feel strange sensation to our bodies, it usually is coming from a compressed spinal root.
If your whole body itches, then I would have a spinal orthopedist look at your spine. Light headedness may be a cervical issue cutting blood supply to your brain,
Good luck ...Read more

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Why when I squat down 4 an extended period of time do I feel light headed when I stand up. (squatting, not bending over)?

Why when I squat down 4 an extended period of time do I feel light headed when I stand up. (squatting, not bending over)?

Postural hypotension: When one bends or squats blood is trapped in the large veins of the thighs and pelvis. With rapid standing, if there is delayed return of blood from these veins there is a brief blood pressure drop with lightheadedness. This symptom could also be a manifestation of autonomic insufficiency so contact lmd if it continues. ...Read more

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Eye turn n light headed also weak. Having my period?

Eye turn n light headed also weak. Having my period?

No: If your eye is turning in towards your nose and your feeling dizzy have the doctor evaluate you right away. ...Read more

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Light headed during period?

Light headed during period?

Lightheaded: Especially if significant bloodloss blood pressure can drop. ...Read more

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Pink discharged 4 days before period light headed last week?

Pink discharged 4 days before period light headed last week?

Nonspecific: Pregnancy, irregular periods, vaginal, urinary tract infections can present like you described. Perhaps seeing a doctor in person will give you more answers. Good luck ...Read more

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I haven't had my period since early december and I just got it, ever since I got it. I've been getting light headed... why?

I haven't had my period since early december and I just got it, ever since I got it. I've been getting light headed... why?

Irregular periods: 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

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I'm on my period but I get nauseas snd been light headed why?

I'm on my period but I get nauseas snd been light headed why?

Iron deficient?: There are many reasons for your symptoms, but if they occur during your period, and your flow is heavy, you may be anemic or iron deficient. Please see your doctor for proper exam and treatment. ...Read more

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Hi I'm currently on my period, I feel faint and light headed, is this normal?

Hi I'm currently on my period, I feel faint and light headed, is this normal?

Sounds like: You have an anemia (iron deficiency). It is not uncommon for female patients who have their menstrual periods to become iron-deficient and anemic. I would recommend that you see a primary care physician and have a CBC (complete blood count) and iron study (serum iron and TIBC). ...Read more

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I'm nearly a week late for my period and I keep feeling ill and light headed. What do I do?

I'm nearly a week late for my period and I keep feeling ill and light headed. What do I do?

How about testing?: A simple and quick pregnancy test that I believe you can purchase from any pharmacy in the UK will likely give you an answer as to why your period is late. I take it you're sexually active? I don't know if there are age restrictions on purchasing items from the pharmacy such as pregnancy tests in the UK. If that were to be negative then, retry in 1 week. Perhaps, your period will come by then. ...Read more

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I get faint/light headed after getting up from sitting for a long period of time. It doesn't always happen. I have had abnormal ekgs in the past. I?

I get faint/light headed after getting up from sitting for a long period of time. It doesn't always happen. I have had abnormal ekgs in the past. I?

Orthostasis: Becoming lightheaded when standing is often related to a transient drop in blood pressure. This can be more obvious if standing quickly from a supine or seated position because the body needs time to adjust for a change in position. It can occur more often with dehydration or if on blood pressure lowering meds. Keeping well hydrated & moving slowly can help. Not usually a significant worry. ...Read more

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Cold sweats, very very painful period cramps, light headed. Is this normal?

Cold sweats, very very painful period cramps, light headed. Is this normal?

No: Light headed/ dizziness with painful heavy period requires evaluation. May be even blood work to rule out anemia. Please, drink more fluids and eat well. This may helps a little. ...Read more

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My period only came for one day I feel dizzy upon standing nasuous and I feel light headed what is this?

No clue BUT....: The wizard may know! Ahhhh, but we are not in Oz so, the next best thing would be to purchase a home pregnancy test kit and see what it shows. However, if I were you I might just wait one additional week because your body may simply be playing in early April Fools joke on you. Nope, not kidding. Sometimes, Women can bleed, stop, off for a few days, and then have a normal bleeding phase. ...Read more

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Why do I feel like I have a temperature on the day im due on my period? Feel all weak an light headed too please reply

Temperature change: With hormone shifts some women will have funny sensations: one of which could be temperature shifts. Although this is seen more with the ovulation, it can occur with the period as well. Do not worry. This is normal. Good luck and feel better! ...Read more

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Went to the gym for the first time in a very long time yesterday and ever since I have been super light headed. Going through a bad period too. Why??

Went to the gym for the first time in a very long time yesterday and ever since I have been super light headed. Going through a bad period too. Why??

Could be anemia: But there are many other causes of lightheadedness. If you are otherwise healthy, it is probably not life-threatening, but you need a medical evaluation. ...Read more

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For the last 2 months during my period I've been bleeding a lot more than usual and I also get really light headed and dizzy. Should I be concern?

For the last 2 months during my period I've been bleeding a lot more than usual and I also get really light headed and dizzy. Should I be concern?

Probably: Women can become anemic due to heavy periods. It is quite easy to decrease menstrual blood loss for most women with oral contraceptives. You should see your doctor to have your hemoglobin checked and to see if there are any other issues such as pcos, hypothyroidism, etc. ...Read more

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It's been 2 months I have not gotten my period, at times I get light headed and I am getting light hot flash day and when I go to bed any suggestion?

Lack of period: At your age it is not uncommon for the periods to start slowing down and get less frequent. Check with your ob/gyn doctor or your family physician to have this discussion with them. Good luck and feel better. ...Read more

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I have had my period for about a month with a lot of clotting. I also just started experiencing UTI symptoms. Feeling light headed if I stand up fast?

I have had my period for about a month with a lot of clotting. I also just started experiencing UTI symptoms. Feeling light headed if I stand up fast?

Anemia: It is possible with continuous blood loss that you may be anaemic which could be the cause of your dizziness. The UTI could be a coincidence or as a result of reduced immunity. It is best that you visit your doctor to get some blood tests as well as some antibiotics if you have a UTI. ...Read more

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I had sex on october 22 and 29. My period came on the 31. It stayed on for 4 or 5 days. Had sex 2 days after. Now for the past week I have been feeling like my period wants to come on again, a little light headed, a I think a clear discharge when I go to

Based: Based on the information you provided, there seems to be a low probability that you are pregnant. If you are having pelvic pain and a clear discharge then you need to be evaluated by a medical professional in order to rule out vaginal infection. Also if you are light-headed then anemia could also be a factor. Please see your doctor.
Good luck. ...Read more