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I had my period twice last january due to the reason that I also used ecp twice. Some say's that it will reset my cycle? Is it true?

I had my period twice last january due to the reason that I also used ecp twice. Some say's that it will reset my cycle? Is it true?

Normal effect: Plan b will temporarily disrupt the menstrual cycle so this is not a surprise. If you are having to use it frequently it sounds like you should schedule a visit to discuss more effective birth control methods. ...Read more

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I get my period during wk 3 of my pill pack (ocella) and have it for 2 weeks (light). Should I take next pill pack during wk 4 to "reset"?

I get my period during wk 3 of my pill pack (ocella) and have it for 2 weeks (light). Should I take next pill pack during wk 4 to "reset"?

No: Discuss with your prescribing doctor as you may need a different bc pill that is slightly stronger in its hormonal concentration. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Is withdrawal bleeding a must after taking postinor 2? If so, how many days will it take for bleeding to happen? And does the period reset after this?

Is withdrawal bleeding a must after taking postinor 2? If so, how many days will it take for bleeding to happen? And does the period reset after this?

Resets next cycle: Plan B, Postinor 2, and other brands of emergency contraceptive pills can alter the menstrual cycle for the cycle in which Plan B or Postinor 2 was taken, and sometimes the next month's cycle too. One should be sure to check a home pregnancy test about 3 weeks after sex, because emergency contraceptive pills work most of the time, but not all the time. ...Read more

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Bleeding 6 days after plan b, but my period isn't due for about two more weeks! Did my cycle get reset from the pill?

Bleeding 6 days after plan b, but my period isn't due for about two more weeks! Did my cycle get reset from the pill?

Irregular bleeding: Transient irregular bleeding/menstrual changes is a common side effect with plan b. Plan b should not be used for regular contraception, thus please discuss with your doctor what birth control is appropriate for you. Remember to practice safe sex, use condoms.
Stay safe. ...Read more

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I took Plan B. Period isn't due for 3 weeks. If I experience withdrawal bleed from Plan B does it reset my periods or should I still expect it on time?

I took Plan B. Period isn't due for 3 weeks. If I experience withdrawal bleed from Plan B does it reset my periods or should I still expect it on time?

Sometimes: Plan B can alter the menstrual bleeding for the cycle in which Plan B was taken, and sometimes the next cycle too. One should be sure to check a home pregnancy test about 3 weeks after sex, because Plan B works most of the time, but not all the time. ...Read more

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2 day period?

2 day period?

Possibly normal: Without any more information, such as what is normal for the patient, or if hormonal contraception is involved, or any contraception at all; this may be perfectly normal, not a sign of a problem, or early pregnancy. ...Read more

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Period for two weeks?

Period for two weeks?

See your doctor: A period longer than a week is abnormal. Please see your gynecology doctor for evaluation and an examination. ...Read more

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Period issues, ughhhh?

Be more specific: Sorry but with only ughhhh not sure what the problem really is...Can you be more specific? ...Read more

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Irregular, weird period?

Irregular, weird period?

If it occurs this: Once - wouldn't be concerned. If it becomes a pattern would seek out evaluation by your physician or gynecologist. Take care. ...Read more

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Is a 1-day period normal?

Is a 1-day period normal?

Not consistently: Not on a consistent basis, but if it's happened once or twice its likely not to worry about. I'm also assuming you mean when not on ocp or hormonal medication. ...Read more

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Why is period 7 days late?

Why is period 7 days late?

Don't know why: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems. #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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How is softcup for period?

I have been told: That they are effective, convenient, can be left in longer than a tampon and can be used while swimming or active in other sports. ...Read more

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Does tmporari stop period?

I have tried to: Research 'tmporari' ; can not locate it. Is there an alternate spelling? ...Read more

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How can you stop a period?

How can you stop a period?

You can't: At least not during. Menstruation roughly every 28 days lasting 3-5 days is a sign of a healthy, functioning woman who is still ovulating. That's a good thing.

Excessive, heavy or severely painful bleeding can be a sign of problems which need evaluation. ...Read more

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How to lighten up a period?

How to lighten up a period?

Birth control pill: If you are having heavy period, you might consider starting birth control pills. They can regulate the hormone and also regulate your period. ...Read more

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Period 10 days can you help?

Period 10 days can you help?

PCP/Gyn: Having long periods may be a normal variant for you since I don't know what is your regular pattern however you shoud visit your PCP/Gynecologist to evaluate causes for long periods such as fibroid, endometrial thickning includying other cause that coud be serious and should be checked immediately. ...Read more

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How to have period in 1day?

No really: Possible. You can ask your GYN about hormonal therapy to help shorten the length of your cycle ...Read more

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Could a period last 2 weeks?

Could a period last 2 weeks?

Unusual: If you are bleeding more than 7 days it is recommended you see your doctor.

This site is helpful in understanding your period:

http://womenshealth. Gov/publications/our-publications/fact-sheet/menstruation.Cfm. ...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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What does a 2 day period mean?

Light Period: The main reason for light periods is a change in hormone levels. Causes for what seems to be a light period can include: implantation bleeding in early pregnancy, thyroid problems, eating disorders, excessive exercise, initial periods for a girl, use of an intrauterine device, oral contraceptives ; perimenopause. ...Read more

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How do I check my free period?

Unclear: More information is needed to answer your question. ...Read more

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Sex 15 days before period. Safe?

Sex 15 days before period. Safe?

No: This is midcycle and when you may be most fertile. If you don't want to get pregnant, don't have sex at this time. See this link for more information:
http://www. Plannedparenthood. Org/health-topics/birth-control/symptothermal-method-22142.Htm. ...Read more

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Will period be late after d&c?

Will period be late after d&c?

Delayed not late: Your period might be delayed depending upon how thoroughly the MD removed the endometrium and how long it takes to grow back which can be up to 6 weeks. ...Read more