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I have been taking lithium for over a year. I'm also on tegretol. Is it possible to have side effects of a period w/o the period?

I have been taking lithium for over a year. I'm also on tegretol. Is it possible to have side effects of a period w/o the period?

Any other medication: Please write clearly what kind if side effects risk of bleeding if low platelet need to check regret level and CBC also lithium level. ...Read more

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What are effective treatments for side effects from my period?

What are effective treatments for side effects from my period?

Side effects: Nsaid’s, ssri’s, hormone meds, otc meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for pms / period. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt. Get gyn eval to r/o underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or black cohosh with dr ok. Sipping chamomile & green tea can dissipate pain. Ginger helps w nausea. ...Read more

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Will plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) make me have any side effects on my period?

Will plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) make me have any side effects on my period?

No: It would be much more common for lupus or RA to affect the period than this medicine. ...Read more

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I got period todsy, which is late. Today I have bad stomach pain. Is this normal? What are side effects of late period?

I got period todsy, which is late. Today I have bad stomach pain. Is this normal? What are side effects of late period?

Irregular periods: Irregular periods are very common. If you normally have regular periods and then suddenly have one that is early or late this usually gets better on its own with cycles returning to normal over the next few months. If you are not wanting to be pregnant you should discuss birth control which will also help with cycle control. ...Read more

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If I don't have ANY side effects and my period is still long and heavy, is my low does birth control pill still protecting me against pregnancy?

If I don't have ANY side effects and my period is still long and heavy, is my low does birth control pill still protecting me against pregnancy?

Yes: Birth control pills, when taken each day at about the same time, are still working to prevent pregnancy, regardless of whether the withdrawal bleeding is lighter than expected or heavier than expected. However, if heavier periods, one should visit her doctor again to see if there are ways to get lighter periods. ...Read more

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What are side effects of a missed period?

What are side effects of a missed period?

Missed period: Missing a period does not have a side effect. What is causing the missed period can have an actual effect on you. Pregnancy, thryoid disease, hormonal imbalances, being overweight, life stressors etc. See your physician to rule out these medical conditions. ...Read more

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Can taking Plan B two months in a row cause long term side effects like a late period? Or anything else?

Can taking Plan B two months in a row cause long term side effects like a late period? Or anything else?

Yes: Potential side effects w emergency contraception includes menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period), nausea, vomiting, dizziness, fatigue, headache, breast tenderness & abdominal pain or cramps. Take pregnancy test & notify dr if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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I started taking green tea of maximum 3 cups in a day. Does it has any side effects in hormonal system (period problem) in ladies?

I started taking green tea of maximum 3 cups in a day. Does it has any side effects in hormonal system (period problem) in ladies?

Some effect on: Hormones has been shown in studies - but not linked to menses change. No studies
at this time support use of green tea to induce menses. A 2010 study showed japanese females who drank > 5 cups green tea/day had 1st menstruation at younger age but those that drank >10 cups of green tea/day had later menarche. A 2002 study suggested that green tea could bring on a period quicker in rats. In. ...Read more

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How long can plan b give you side effects. Have a normal period after taking it but still having cramps.

How long can plan b give you side effects. Have a normal period after taking it but still having cramps.

Until next period.: Abnormal bleeding is common. Side effects are such as nausea, headache and cramping may occur for a few hours but resolve quickly as the medication leaves your body very fast. If cramps persists this could be an infection such as a bladder infection see your doctor. ...Read more

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I was on Micronor (norethindrone) for 10 months but stopped due to bad side effects. Having my 1st period and it has been 10 days, very heavy w/ pain. Is this normal?

I was on Micronor (norethindrone) for 10 months but stopped due to bad side effects. Having my 1st period and it has been 10 days, very heavy w/ pain. Is this normal?

Painful periods: There are many treatments for heavy periods. Most of the birth control methods are great at helping. If you did not like Micronor then there are many other options. The Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD is often a great choice for those with painful periods who do not want to become pregnant ...Read more

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What's the best natural remedie without side effects for getting my period back? I have pcos

What's the best natural remedie without side effects for getting my period back? I have pcos

Weight loss: Most women with pcos are overweight. Most of them will resume normal cycles if they lose weight, most will resume cycling after about 30 pounds of weight loss. ...Read more

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I took Plan B about a month ago, 1st period was on time & no side effects. 2nd period is a week late & having severe breast pain. Typical?

Rule out pregnancy: If you have had sex during the last 30-60 days I would strongly recommend taking a home pregnancy test. If your normal menstruation does not return, seek medical attention. The breast pain may be related to the onset of your period. ...Read more

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I am on birth control and I want to skip my period because I have a vacation. Is that bad for me? Are there any side effects of skipping my period?

I am on birth control and I want to skip my period because I have a vacation. Is that bad for me? Are there any side effects of skipping my period?

No: There is no issue or complications to continuing the active pills of your birth control pillsand skipping a period. In truth you can do this continuously and not have periods at all without problems. There is no therapeutic effect of having a bleeding episode (a period) while on the pill. ...Read more

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If I took plan B will one of the side effects of my next period be really tender or sore breasts?

If I took plan B will one of the side effects of my next period be really tender or sore breasts?

Yes: Yes, you might have side effects with your next period - but also you will have a period sooner too - usually within 2 to 8 days after taking plan B. ...Read more

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