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When will i get my first period?

When will i get my first period?

Hard to say: To use the site properly you provide some background information and ask a question. We have no access to any prior question you may have asked or any uploads. At this point your age and sex are also unknown.Without basic info, there is little we can offer.You are welcome to start over. ...Read more

Menstrual Cycle (Definition)

The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more


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When will i get my first period?

When will i get my first period?

See your Doctor: you presented too little information about yourself...what is your age? body type? any problems in the past? inherited diseases? hormonal status? ...Read more

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I just switched from the combined pill to the mini pill. Is there any way to predict when I will get my first period on the mini pill?

I just switched from the combined pill to the mini pill. Is there any way to predict when I will get my first period on the mini pill?

No: The mini pill, or progestin only pill, has no placebo week. You are taking active hormone all months most women will have no bleeding on the mini pill. If you do bleed, it is usually light but unpredictable. ...Read more

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I want to go off oc pills after 7 years and use condom for birth control. What should I expect? When will i get my first natural period?

I want to go off oc pills after 7 years and use condom for birth control. What should I expect? When will i get my first natural period?

Variable: The menstrual periods on oc pills are drug induced so it may take a while for a woman's body to return to normal cycles, sometimes up to six months. Expect potentially heavier periods with more cramping or similar to the periods that a woman was having prior to using oc pills. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to know when I first get my period?

Can you tell me how to know when I first get my period?

"Red alert": A soon to arrive period usually is accompanied by cramping, malaise, and bloating. A sure sign of course is vaginal spotting or bleeding at that time. ...Read more

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When am i able to get period? My first day of last period was on february 11th. When am i going to be ovulating?

When am i able to get period? My first day of last period was on february 11th. When am i going to be ovulating?

Regular Menses: It depends on how often and regular are your periods. If you have 28-30 day cycles you usually will ovulate around day 14 +/- 3 days and menses around 14 days from the day of ovulation. If you get an ovulation predictor kit and it turns positive ovulation happens 24 hrs from the surge. ...Read more

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Whan will i get my first period?

Whan will i get my first period?

Depends: Family history, your age, your health, your hormones, your exercise habits all play a role. How old are you, anyway? ...Read more

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What to do if I have been having nausea and cramps and headaches, and. I spotted 3 or 4 days days ago, will i get my first period today?

What to do if I have been having nausea and cramps and headaches, and. I spotted 3 or 4 days days ago, will i get my first period today?

First period?: At age 46 i don't think you meant to ask if you were about to have your first period? Irregular menstrual bleeding is a common problem that obgyns treat. If there is concern for pregnancy then check a pregnancy test. Schedule a visit to discuss options for cycle control and to address your cramps, nausea and headaches. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if i would like to get my first period?

Don't know your age?: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 & 13 in the US. However for some their period could start as early as age 9 & for others not until 16. If you are underweight be aware that usually you need at least 17% body fat to menstruate. So healthy weight can be a factor. Take care. ...Read more

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How much time after spotting should I get my first period?

How much time after spotting should I get my first period?

Spotting: Irregular bleeding is 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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How long after having a baby should I get my first period ?

How long after having a baby should I get my first period ?

Depends: If you are breast feeding you may not start having regular periods back until you stop breast feeding. If you are not breast feeding then periods usually start back in 2-4 months. ...Read more

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If I play sports a lot does that make periods take longer to come because I still didn't get my first period yet. Should I stop sports?

If I play sports a lot does that make periods take longer to come because I still didn't get my first period yet. Should I stop sports?

Yes: Your first period can be delayed if you're very active with sports. Nevertheless, you should still have other signs of puberty. I recommend any young woman beyond age 15 that has not had a period be evaluated. You do not need to stop sports, but if your examination and labs are normal, you I would probably give you hormonal supplements to make sure you're not losing too much bone denisty. ...Read more

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Had sex 3 weeks after giving birth can I get pregnant even if i didn't get my first period?

Had sex 3 weeks after giving birth can I get pregnant even if i didn't get my first period?

Possible: Nursing or not, about 50% of patients can ovulate within 6 weeks of delivery. Don't take chances ! get a pregnancy test at least 10 days after unprotected intercourse (it may take that long to be positive) and see your hcp. ...Read more

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I got my mirena (levonorgestrel) out on 4/22/13, how long should it take to get my first period? I am trying to get pregnant and i still haven't gotten my period I am trying to get pregnant and i want to calculate .

I got my mirena (levonorgestrel) out on 4/22/13, how long should it take to get my first period? I am trying to get pregnant and i still haven't gotten my period I am trying to get pregnant and i want to calculate .

Depends: Most patients resume normal periods after Mirena (levonorgestrel) removal fairly quickly. Most will have their first periods 3-6 weeks after removal. For the first few months you will have to patient and monitor until you get back to normal. Your fertility returns almost immediately after removal. ...Read more

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Is 11 years old to young to get your first period?

Is 11 years old to young to get your first period?

No: It is getting more & more common for young girls to get their periods. Part of the problem is the introduction of xenoestrigens found in plastics as well as cows injected with Estrogens and being delivered to young girls through dairy intake i. ...Read more

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How do you be mature enough to get your first period?

Varies: Your body decides. Some girls get their first period at 9, others at 14 and all the years in between. There is great variation. Don't worry. Your body will know when it's time. ...Read more

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