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I went off birth control exactly a month ago & i suppose to get my period a week ago. When do I start getting my period again?

I went off birth control exactly a month ago & i suppose to get my period a week ago. When do I start getting my period again?

Variable: I assume you mean birth control pills - and as far as when your periods will resume, there is no good answer. Most women resume within a few months, but for some it is longer. Use some form of contraception since you can get pregnant before you miss a period! good luck. ...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 start getting my period again?

When will I start getting my period again?

Few mos after birth: Depending on hormonal surges and breast feeding etc, it may be a month, or it may be several. Be cautious though, as just because you do not have an active cycle, you still may be able to get pregnant, so practice safe sex. Good luck. ...Read more

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When will I start getting my period again after delivery?

When will I start getting my period again after delivery?

Depends.: If you do not breast feed then a period usually occurs 6-8 weeks after delivery. If you breast feed you may not get a period for more than 6 mo depending upon how long you breast fieed and if you supplement. ...Read more

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When will I start getting my period again after giving birth?

When will I start getting my period again after giving birth?

Usu. a few months: Depending on hormonal surges and breast feeding etc, it may be a month, or it may be several. Be cautious though, as just because you do not have an active cycle, you still may be able to get pregnant, so practice safe sex. Good luck. ...Read more

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Will getting on birthcontrol regulate my hormones? Will i start getting a period every month even if i get off it? 22yr f. Have not had a period in 3m

Will getting on birthcontrol regulate my hormones? Will i start getting a period every month even if i get off it? 22yr f. Have not had a period in 3m

Yes birth control : Pills are great at regulating one's cycle. Pills also reduce unwanted hair growth (upper lip), protect you from ovarian cancer, minimize pain with periods as well as prevent pregnancy. It is very possible though that after stopping your periods could return to normal or they may become abnormal after a couple months once stopping - impossible to predict. ...Read more

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What is the normal age to get a period?

What is the normal age to get a period?

Age 12 : Age of first menstrual cycle (menarche) occurs about 2 1/2 years after puberty. The onset of menarch has declined fourfold in the last decade. Genetics and environment play a factor in the onset of first menses. ...Read more

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Is it normal to get period twice a month?

Is it normal to get period twice a month?

No: This is likely to be your period and an episode of break through bleeding related to imbalance of hormones. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get period over quicker?

Is it possible to get period over quicker?

Not really: The only way to "control" bleeding might be to use a low dose birth control pill or depot Provera (medroxyprogesterone) to reduce menstrual flow. Sometimes bleeding stops altogether. Medicated iuds can reduce flow too. Menses is a normal part of the reproductive cycle. If the bleeding is heavier than normal then see gyn for evaluation and treatment. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Why do I get another period one week after it ended?

Why do I get another period one week after it ended?

Irregular periods: There may be many reasons why you are bleeding after you just had one. In short, have a hormone check-up, especially your thyroid. It could be a hormonal imbalance. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get you're period while on the patch?

Is it possible to get you're period while on the patch?

Yes: Most women get their period on the week when they don't have the patch on. But it's definitely possible to have some bleeding when you have the patch on. ...Read more

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Why do women when they gon get their period get very moody?

Why do women when they gon get their period get very moody?

Hormonal change: When women are about to get their period they experience changes in the hormones of their body (estrogen and progesterone) in order to prepare the body for menstruation. These hormones have a systemic effect (meaning that they have an effect on other areas of the body, like your brain and mood, not just an effect on the uterus). ...Read more

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Is it normal to feel period like symptoms a week before you get it?

Is it normal to feel period like symptoms a week before you get it?

Depends on symptoms: A young and healthy woman can have an irregular period, cramping, or other menstrual symptoms once in a while. If the symptoms are brief, plus she returns to normal quickly, and then has normal periods after that, it's not too worrisome. A primary care doctor or an ob-gyn doctor should evaluate if a patient gets prolonged, recurrent, or worrisome symptoms. ...Read more

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Is it normal for some women to only get there period for three days?

Is it normal for some women to only get there period for three days?

Periods vary: It is absolutely normal to have a 3 day period. Women vary quite a bit in the heaviness and length of flow. It is also just as likely that your own period will fluctuate over time as well. However, if your period suddenly stops or your bleeding becomes extremely heavy you should see your ob/gyn ...Read more

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What does it mean when a period is regular? When is the allotted time to get a period?

Normal: Menstrual cycles average 28 days. Regular means your cycles are of normal length. 21 to 35 days are considered normal, but variations may occur. ...Read more

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Period lasting 4-5 days but I get it every eleven days...what can I do to regulate it?

Period lasting 4-5 days but I get it every eleven days...what can I do to regulate it?

See a doctor: If you have irregular cycle, you need to see a gynecologist soon for evaluation to make sure your hormone levels are okay. ...Read more

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Are the period tracker apps on our phone accurate at telling us when we get out periods?

Variable: Just like each human being, even electronic trackers are variable. They may be able to calculate out probable dates for you, but there is no guarantee that they will match your personal physiologic variability. Since menstrual cycles can be very irregular, you may or may not be able to rely on this, . ...Read more

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Menstrual Period (Definition)

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