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Tablet Delay Period
Tetralysal: Tetralysal is a tetracycline antibiotic that will not cause a delay in periods. At age 49, the most common reason for a delay in period would be perimenopausal hormonal changes. Stress can cause delay too so if you have an infection as a reason for needing the antibiotic, that stress may be a cause of delay. Other causes include thyroid disorders and several others. ...Read more
Forgive my frankness: Even being a little bit anemic is EXTREMELY serious. If the cause of your iron deficiency has not been determined, it needs to be addressed -- rule out GI bleeding, ill-advised vegetarianism, and others. If it's just your monthly loss, you owe it to yourself and those who depend on your productivity to address it at once. Meds won't interfere with your cycle. ...Read more
Is 30 mg oral progesterone (10mg tablets taken thrice a day) enough to delay period? I'm 4 days late.
Duphaston or Primolut to delay period?
I already took 1 tablet of Duphaston, can I switch to Primolut if it is better?
I'm 5 days away from my period
Hi doc i want to know if how many tablet of taking birth control pills to delay period?Im not on a pill. It is my first time to take a pill.
Qlaira: In looking at the package insert of Qlaira it is not suitable as an extended regime pill, or one used to delay periods. That being said you should discuss this with your prescribing physician. ...Read more
Had baby 12 weeks ago.taking pill in 7 day break to delay period yet still getting bleeding/pain. Is this normal? What should I do?
Breakthrough bleed: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very common on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually self corrects over time. If you are not satisfied or it continues to happen then consider using a different birth control method. It is a common side effect and does not mean something is wrong or that the pill is not working. ...Read more
Do taking2 pills of unwanted72 delay period fr more than a month.Took home preg. Test,negative(after1week ofmiss period).sex on4/8.took pill on 2,4th?
Had unprotected sex few days before period time after that took i-pill is there any chance to get pregnant?&does it delay period?How long it can delay
Morning after pill?: If you took a morning after pill, it can alter the subsequent period. There's no way to predict exactly how long it will be delayed. But if you had unprotected intercourse last cycle, even though the chances of pregnancy are low, just to be safe, i'd take a pregnancy test. An over the counter test should show positive if conception occurred at least 2 weeks ago. ...Read more
If one had unprotected sex few days before her monthly period time after that took i-pill is there any chance to get pregnant?Or does it delay period?
Typical with Plan B: Plan b essentially disrupts the normal menstrual cycle by blocking or delaying ovulation. That it is how it works and why it is so different than a medical abortion. Irregular bleeding after taking Plan B is not rare. Always check a pregnancy test after using Plan B and see a doctor to start a better form of birth control. ...Read more
Late period-had sex w condom 3 weeks ago preg test negative. recently off bc pill. Lots of stress and recent yeast infection, can it all delay period?
Some thoughts...: In a woman with regular periods, some causes of a late period include: excessive weight loss or weight gain, increased exercising, emotional stress, having an illness, traveling, medicines (like birth control pills), hormonal imbalances, etc… Seeing a doctor is a good idea if symptoms are persistent, recurring, or worrisome. Pregnancy is the common cause of a missed period, if sexually active. ...Read more
Protected sex five days before expected date now delay period.. Have d&c on feb24 , got 1st period on march17 .. 24 days cycle?
Having a pap smear: Done should not cause a delay in your period. 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 (i.e. Pcos). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more
Not really: Timing of periods are affected by hormone levels, and unless you are super anemic, these would not be affected by iron deficiency. Might i suggest high iron foods like spinach, broccoli, greens, and obviously meats and organ meats (ie:liver). You need to look for other reasons for delayed period. ...Read more