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Missed 2 period(not pregnant),gained weight despite eating less&exercising more,abs bloat,is the weight gain due to missed periods(temporary&will go?

Missed 2 period(not pregnant),gained weight despite eating less&exercising more,abs bloat,is the weight gain due to missed periods(temporary&will go?

Discuss Yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) w MD: The missed periods, bloating and weight gain may be related to the birth control pill and hormone imbalance. Please discuss with your GYN as there may be a pill or dosage better tolerated by you. In the meantime adding a good B complex vitamin, enhancing your intake of deep green leafy vegetables, possibly a probiotic - all directed at enhancing exogenous oral hormone metabolism may be helpful. ...Read more

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Could a late period cause weight gain.

Could a late period cause weight gain.

If accompanied by: Fluid retention then yes. 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 med problems. #1 reason is pregnancy. If sexually active - take hpt. ...Read more

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Missed 2 periods,gained weight despite diet&exercise,few spotting on 3rd month,is this period?still bloated&weight gain& muscle pain (-ve pregnancy)

Missed 2 periods,gained weight despite diet&exercise,few spotting on 3rd month,is this period?still bloated&weight gain& muscle pain
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Probably: If the pregnancy test is negative then the bleeding probably represents a period - an abnormal one. Since you have missed 2 periods and the 3rd one is abnormal I would recommend seeing your doctor to have your hormones checked and an exam. ...Read more

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Can weight loss stop menstrual cycle?

Can weight loss stop menstrual cycle?

Temporarily: If significant and rapid, just like any other significant stress to the body, it can disrupt the hormonal cycle and temporarily caused missed menses. ...Read more

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Metformin missed period no period symptoms back pain weight gain diarrhea trying to conceive help ?

Metformin missed period no period symptoms back pain weight gain diarrhea trying to conceive help ?

See obgyn and: metformin helps ovulation and if diabetic helps sugar and concieving, it can have side effects of diarrhea so adjust slowly , see you obgyn to concieve , fertile period is mydcycle day 15 after period ...Read more

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Missed 2 periods on Lo Loestrin fe 1-10, 5 negative pregnant tests, and a bloated belly but no weight gain, weight loss.. Pregnant?

Missed 2 periods on Lo Loestrin fe 1-10, 5 negative pregnant tests, and a bloated belly but no weight gain, weight loss.. Pregnant?

Birth control: Some women can stop getting their periods altogether when on birth control. As long as you are not pregnant it should be ok. Talk to your doctor about your abdominal discomfort. Take care! ...Read more

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Gaining weight Irregular periods ?

Gaining weight
Irregular periods

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Irregular periods: A very common GYN complaint and may be caused by problems local to the reproductive system or general a systemic problem including stress & medications. To intuitively connect that with weight gain is interesting and this may be related to one of the syndromes associated with menstrual irregularity. Start a healthy lifestyle, keep menstrual record and consult a GYN . Take care ...Read more

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Do women gain weight during ovulation?

Do women gain weight during ovulation?

No: No evidence that weight gain takes place during ovulation. Possible temporary increase of 1-2lbs due to water retention, that is lost later in the cycle. ...Read more

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Does irregular periods contribute to weight gain?

Does irregular periods contribute to weight gain?

Wt Gain => Irregular: Irregular periods are caused when your body's signals for ovulation and menstruation get confused by hormonal imbalances that can be related to your thyroid (TSH), pituitary (LH/FSH/prolactin), ovaries (estrogen/progesterone). Many external factors can affect the hormones: malnutrition, stress, obesity, for example. Hormonal contraception can help to regulate your periods, which is healthier. ...Read more

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Missed period 3 months negative pregnancy test , lose weight , not eating regular?

Missed period 3 months negative pregnancy test , lose weight , not eating regular?

Late periods: It's hard to say why it happens, but sometimes we are just late for our period. Even if it's never happened to you before, it could be happening now. Things like medications, stress, travel, changes in your weight, can all cause a late period. If your pregnancy test is negative, i would see your gyn doc for a check up. S/he might order some hormone blood tests and maybe an ultrasound. ...Read more

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Why are my period late after losing weight?

Why are my period late after losing weight?

Weight loss can : Many times severe weight loss is a cause of delayed menses, hopefully when your body gets used to your new weight you will be back to normal. ...Read more

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I am experiencing unintentional weight loss and irregular menstrual periods.

I am experiencing  unintentional weight loss and irregular menstrual periods.

Need to see doc.: Unintentional weight loss is always a concerning finding that requires and evaluation and testing coordinated by your local doctor. ...Read more

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Will I gain weight in pregnancy?

Will I gain weight in pregnancy?

Yes: Weight gain during pregnancy depends on your pre-pregnancy weight. If you are normal weight, you should gain 25-35 lbs (5-10 lbs in the first 20wks of pregnancy and 1 lb/wk after that). If you are overweight, you should gain 15-25 lbs total. If you are expecting twins, you should gain 35-45 lbs total. Be careful not to gain too much weight in pregnancy. Ask your dr/cnm what is right for you. ...Read more

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Can having irregular periods cause weight gain?

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PCOS: Irregular periods may be a symptom of pcos, which causes Insulin resistance and can lead to weight gain. ...Read more

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Rapid weight gain during early pregnancy?

Rapid weight gain during early pregnancy?

D/w ob-gyn: You should d/w your ob-gyn what is appropriate wt gain for you. Women who are thinner to begin with are expected to gain more wt than women who are overweight or obese when they become pregnant. ...Read more