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Skipping Periods Every Other Month
I miss my periods every other month sometime I have a gap of 2-3 months. Some times it go well for 2 months and then a long gap m fed up of this.
Periods every 45 days or so. Sometimes, I skip a month. Other times I get 2 in a row in a matter of 2 weeks. Unpredictable. What could be the problem?
Common problem: 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. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
Is it safe to skip placebo bc pills and start new pack in order to skip periods. Is this safe to do every month? Will the bc still be as effective?
It is OK - ask GYN!: In consultation with your gynecologist, you may indeed try quarterly periods with continuous birth control pill intake (i.e. Skipping the placebo pills). Do not try this on your own, as it may have adverse consequences without medical supervision. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Usually period every other month. Last two periods didn't skip. Had sex on 5th day of period. Week after period light cramp and spotting.why?
Would it be safe for a teen to use birth control pills and skip placebos every other month, to get less periods?
I have an irregular period. I skip every 2-3 months and when it does happen i have very mild cramps. What causes this?
Could be normal: Periods can be irregular in your teenage years soon after first starting. However, there are also certain conditions that can cause irregular or infrequent menses, such as PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome), stress, or other things. If you are concerned, a visit to your ob/gyn or PCP is recommended for further evaluation. ...Read more
Period was every 28 days.gained 30 pounds,oral with bf,now it comes 1 month and skip the next ex.feb then again in April. Do I have an std/aids?
Sure you might?: Sure you may have an STD or AIDS if you have unprotected sex. However this would not cause a change in your periods per se. Your large weight gain is more likely responsible for irregular periods. Get tested! I'm not sure what your weight was to start with, but get back into normal range and your periods may get back to normal. ...Read more
May be normal: Many women do not have regular, 28 day cycles. In fact, almost all women have a few cycles each year that are not the same. Ths is extremely common just after puberty, and before menopause. However, sometimes this can be due to thyroid problems or things like pcos. It's worth keeping a log for a few months and sharing it with your doctor. Sometime birth control pills can help regulate this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My periods get delayed every month.Sometimes i miss them too.Can u tell me if i need to see a doctor for this. I also get terrible pain on the 1st day?
Irregular periods: As long as you have 8 periods in 12 months, you are probably ok. Having pain on day 1 is normal. If your periods have been like that for a long time, i'd not worry. If that's new from a more regular pattern, see doc. ...Read more
I've been taking birth control for almost a year now and my doctor told me to skip my period for three months than have a period on the fourth. But for the past five months I've started to be sexually active and every time it hurts at the front and insid
See your doctor: You will want to discuss this further to manage your symptoms. ...Read more
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