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How to treat amenorrhea?

How to treat amenorrhea?

Amenorrhea: First you need to diagnose amenorrhea. What causes it? First concern is a pregnancy., so do a pregnancy test. If it has been prolonged it could be pco syndrome, hypothyroidism, anemia , malnutrition, anovulation. Each of these conditions requires a extensive work-up and plan in order to treat. ...Read more

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Amenorrhea (Definition)

Amenorrhea = absence or missing at least ...Read more


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How to treat pcos hormonal imbalance?

How to treat pcos hormonal imbalance?

OCP's: Ocp's are generally the first line in treatment of pco's, unless conception is desired - then fertility drugs to induce ovulation would be employed. ...Read more

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How to treat ammenorhea?

How to treat ammenorhea?

Provera (medroxyprogesterone): It is a simple way assuming you aren't pregnant. Aldo birth control pill can help. ...Read more

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How do antidepressants cause secondary amenorrhea?

How do antidepressants cause secondary amenorrhea?

Depends: All antidepressants have hormonal effects, but would need to know specific antidepressant to give you any additional details. ...Read more

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Whats secondary amenorrhea?

Whats secondary amenorrhea?

Peroids stop: Primary amenorrhea is when a woman never had a period. If she has had periods and then they stop that is secondary amenorrhea. ...Read more

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How to treat pcos?

How to treat pcos?

Depends: Pcos is a complex syndrome. Treatment depends on what the main presenting symptoms are. Weight loss is always helpful. Other options include oral contraceptive pills, metformin, spironolactone. It all depends on the symptoms that bother you. ...Read more

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How to treat polycystic ovary disease?

How to treat polycystic ovary disease?

Depends: TTC or not?: If not trying to conceive birth control pills are often used, sometimes with antiandrogens like spironolactone as well to decrease acne/hair growth more than bc pills alone. If trying to conceive we use Insulin sensitizers like metformin, plus ovulation-inducing tablets - most commonly Clomid (clomiphene) or Letrozole - sometimes low-dose shots or ivf if needed. Surgery for pcos is no longer a good option. ...Read more

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How to treat polycystic ovarian smydrom?

How to treat polycystic ovarian smydrom?

Birth control pills.: ....And weight loss. Tests to rule out metabolic syndrome(diabetes etc.) may be needed. ...Read more

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What medicines treat infertility in women?

What medicines treat infertility in women?

Wide range: Different medications are utilized in the treatment of infertility. It depends on the diagnosis and infertility treatment. They range from ovulation induction agents (clomid, letrozole), ovarian stimulation meds (fsh, hmg), Insulin sensitizing agents (metformin), adjunctive meds combined with the previous (dexamethasone, hcg, baby aspirin), etc. ...Read more

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Why thyrotoxicosis cause amenorrhoea?

Why thyrotoxicosis cause amenorrhoea?

Thyroid disease: Your thyroid function is intimately linked to the function of your cycles. Hyper or hypo thyroidism will lead to absent ovulation, or anovulatory cycling. This will lead to no cycles, or amenorrhea. Once you correct the underlying problem, your cycles will return to normal. You should be under the care of an endocrinologist. ...Read more

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What causes primary amenorrhea?

Variety of problems: Primary amenorrhea can stem from a variety of causes. These range from problems with the uterus and or outflow tract, to problems with the brain regulation of the ovaries or problems with the ovaries themselves, to amenorrhea due to too little body fat or too excessive stress. Some girls will simply have delayed puberty without any identifiable cause as well. Girls who have not started sexual development by the age of 14 or have not had menstrual cycles by the age of 16 merit evaluation by an endocrinologist. ...Read more

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How to treat delayed periods due to oral sex?

How to treat delayed periods due to oral sex?

I am confused: Having oral sex does not cause a period to be delayed. ...Read more

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Will vitex work for secondary amenorrhea?

Will vitex work for secondary amenorrhea?

Vitex is an herbal: Supplement sometimes used for pms, pmdd, menopause symptoms, & more. Should not be used with bcp's, many psychiatric drugs, or if u have a hormone-related condition. See: http://www.Webmd.Com/vitamins-supplements/ingredientmono-968-vitex%20agnus-castus.Aspx?Activeingredientid=968&activeingredientname=vitex%20agnus-castus. ...Read more

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Will vitex work for secondary amenorrhea?

Vitex Supplement: Hi lDickson, Vitex is an herbal supplement in the US. It goes by the name Chaste Berry. Will it work in secondary amenorrhea -not getting your period for 6 or more months- it depends on why you are not getting a period. Menopause, breastfeeding, are natural secondary amenorrhea causes. Others include hyperthyroid and side effects of medications. Dr Lori Lange-Pennsylvania ...Read more

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How dose hypothyroidism cause hyperprolactinemia ?

How dose hypothyroidism cause hyperprolactinemia ?

TRH: Thyroid releasing hormone is increased in some women with hypothyroidism and thyroid releasing hormone regulates prolactin release. ...Read more

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Does amenorrhea cause infertility?

Does amenorrhea cause infertility?

They are related: Amenorrhea is frequently caused by anovulation (not producing an egg each month). Anovulation causes both amenorrhea and infertility. Best wishes! ...Read more

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What work best to treat polycystic ovaries?

What work best to treat polycystic ovaries?

Various medications: Polycystic ovarian syndrome is usually treated with medications. Birth control pills can regulate periods and decrease androgen (male hormone) production. Metformin can improve Insulin resistance. Clomid (clomiphene) or other medications can stimulate ovulation if pregnancy is desired. ...Read more