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What does it mean when your period stop already and 2 days later you spot a little after u take a shower this has happened too times now this week?

What does it mean when your period stop already and 2 days later you spot a little after u take a shower this has happened too times now this week?

Irregular periods: 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. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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What happens when your period doesn't stop?

What happens when your period doesn't stop?

Hormonal: This could be structural or hormonal and it is called dysfunctional uterine bleeding. See your doctor or Gynecologist for evaluation and treatment. Prolonged bleeding may lead to iron deficiency anemia with it, s complication ...Read more

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What does it mean when your period doesn't stop for weeks on end?

What does it mean when your period doesn't stop for weeks on end?

Hormonal causes: Tis sounds like an hormonal inbalance, such as pcos or other reason such as thyroid or other reasons, . See your dr. ...Read more

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How to temporarily stop your period?

How to temporarily stop your period?

Continuous OCP: Continuous birth control pills, skipping the placebo week, is a good way to temporarily skip your period. You can do this for months on end, as well, and you won't cause any harm, though you may have some breakthrough bleeding. If you are going on vacation or wish to skip a period, talk to doctor about prescription for continuous birth control. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you don't stop bleeding after your period?

What does it mean when you don't stop bleeding after your period?

Pregnancy or other: If you normally get regular cycles, but then have a cycle where you do not stop bleeding, the first thing to rule out is pregnancy. After this is ruled out, the possibilities might include physiologic changes (pcos, thyroid disease) or anatomic changes (polyps, fibroids). Check with your doctor! ...Read more

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When do your period stop?

When do your period stop?

No more periods: If you are asking when a women no longer has a period, menopause, it will be different for every woman. The definition of menopause is no menstrual cycle for one year. The average age is 51 years-old. Most women will go through a transition of irregular cycles, skipping cycles before they actually stop for good. ...Read more

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Howto stop your period early?

Howto stop your period early?

You can't: Once your period starts, it will continue until the lining completely sloughs. ...Read more

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How can you stop your period?

How can you stop your period?

Birth control option: For cycle control, The use of hormonal contraception (birth control pills) can be very useful. By skipping the placebo pills of each month's pack, you can "override" a cycle. The injection Depo-Provera will also reduce periods but will take longer to do so. Additionally, the Mirena/Skyla IUD also help to reduce cycles with time. If future preg is not desired, an endometrial ablation is an option. ...Read more

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Does yerba mate stop your period?

Does yerba mate stop your period?

Yerba Mate: Yerba mate, a shrub from south america which is used as a beverage with antioxidant effects and nutritional value is not known to delay or stop the menstrual cycle. ...Read more

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How to stop your period for a day?

How to stop your period for a day?

As above: There r ways to do that, talk with u pcp. ...Read more

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How to stop your period in two days?

How to stop your period in two days?

Not likely: Menstruation is typically auto-regulated. It's not possible to stop the cycle by external means. ...Read more

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How to stop your period the last day?

Don't know of a way: To specifically cleave the last day off of your period. ...Read more

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Do u stop growing once u get your period?

Do u stop growing once u get your period?

Not quite: Most of the growth spurt has occurred by the time a girl has her first menstrual period, but she still may grow another inch or two. ...Read more

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How to stop your period for a few hours?

Tampon?: I don't think you can "stop" your period for just a few hours and then start it up again. All you can do is use tampon to stop/absorb flow for short period of time then switch back to sanitary napkin or pad. You can manipulate timing of your periods by adjusting how you take hormonal contraception. Talk this over w/your doc. Helps if you explain why you want to do this so s/he can better help you. ...Read more

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What are some ways to stop your period early?

What are some ways to stop your period early?

Usually with hormone: The most effective way to try and stop a period early is to take hormones, either starting birth control pills or taking Progesterone pills. And taking hormones doesn't always work. The period is the lining of the uterus shedding, so if there is still more lining to shed even taking hormones may not get it to stop. ...Read more

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How do u know that your period is gonna stop?

How do u know that your period is gonna stop?

Flow may slow.: Periods normally end within 7 days - if yours is longer than that then discuss with your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Do you stop growing after you get your period?

Eventually: The average girl will grow 2.5 inches or 5 cm after they have their first period. Some more and some a bit less. The begining of menses signals the hormonal changes that will cause the growth centers to close and eventually end linear growth. ...Read more

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What disease can make your period stop coming?

What disease can make your period stop coming?

Ovarian failure: Other than pregnancy, the most common cause of disruption of the menstrual cycle is when the ovaries fail to produce estrogen which is necessary to stimulate the lining of the uterus to thicken. ...Read more

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Is there way's to get your period to stop early?

No: No, sorry. There is no way to end your period early. ...Read more

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How to stop getting sick when you get your period?

How to stop getting sick when you get your period?

Tips: 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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Can you stop your period in a few hours for a day?

Can you stop your period in a few hours for a day?

Not a constant flow: Your menstrual flow is actually not continuous. The cervical os (cervical opening is actually closed most of time) and thus preventing constant flow of your menstruation. When your uterus contracts, it forces the os to open and thus outflow of your period content. This happens many times during day. You see the blood all the time because "residual blood in vagina." consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is there a way to stop your period on the first day?

Is there a way to stop your period on the first day?

Maybe: The use of hormones can temporarily "pause" your cycle, but there needs to be a good medical reason to do so. ...Read more

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Can ibuproben help stop your period once it has started?

Can ibuproben help stop your period once it has started?

Menses and Ibuprofen: No. If anything, Ibuprofen may cause blood to clot less and could actually make the bleeding more. It can help with cramping though. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you start your period and then stop?

What does it mean if you start your period and then stop?

Irregular periods: 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. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more