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Why won't my period stop?

Why won't my period stop?

See your doctor: If it isn't stopping, you need to see your doctor to find out why and then get it stopped. ...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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Why won't my period stop after taking lo loestrin fe for the first time? From february 8th until february 26th, i got my period 3 times. I went to the obgyn, she ran some tests, checked me out and the results were normal. She also prescribed me lo loestri

Why won't my period stop after taking lo loestrin fe for the first time? From february 8th until february 26th, i got my period 3 times. I went to the obgyn, she ran some tests, checked me out and the results were normal. She also prescribed me lo loestri

Typically : Typically it takes about 3 cycles(months) for your periods to normalize. However if you do not want to deal with bleeding and spotting for that long you can discontinue the pill and ask your doctor to try another pill with a higher amount of estrogen in it. Something like ortho tri cyclen (ethinyl estradiol and norgestimate) may be better for you. Otherwise if you decide to stay on the loloestrin yet continue to bleed go back to your doctor, hopefully she will tell you to stop the pill and give you a pill called Provera to stop the bleeding. Good luck. ...Read more

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On Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) and norethin ACE for a cyst -- why won't my period stop?

On Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) and norethin ACE for a cyst -- why won't my period stop?

Bleeding on pill?: If you are bleeding while on depo-provera, it may be due to a thin lining of your uterus. Consider asking your gyn for a pelvic sonogram and check this. Maybe you need a little extra estrogen to make your lining thicken to stop the bleeding. Usually Estradiol 2 mg for only 10 days. It is easy and safe. ...Read more

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Is there anything I can do to stop or slow down my wife's period. She has been bleeding for weeks and has pain. Won't go to the dr unless it stops?

Is there anything I can do to stop or slow down my wife's period. She has been bleeding for weeks and has pain. Won't go to the dr unless it stops?

Evaluation: She needs to see a doctor sooner than later and if she has any other symptoms she needs to see a doctor immediately. A definitive diagnosis will be made and treatment initiated. this will give her comfort. Pls encourage her to seek medical care. ...Read more

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I have my period since march 22 still it won't stop?

See a GYN MD: You need an examination by a gyn md to determine the cause(s), . ...Read more

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I'm 47 years old, I went without a period for almost 14 months..it came back on August 9,2014. Stopped for a couple days started back and hasn't stop?

I'm 47 years old, I went without a period for almost 14 months..it came back on August 9,2014. Stopped for a couple days  started back and hasn't stop?

Premenopause.: Anovulatory cycles for 14 months with anopposed estrogen thickened the thickness of the endometrium . When finally when you had your period it is heavy because of the thickened endometrium. See a gynecologist who can stop your bleeding with hormonal manipulations or other means. ...Read more

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My period won't stop. Its been almost a year. ?

My period won't stop. Its been almost a year. ?

1 year bleeding: It's certainly time to get some help. Schedule a visit with a gynecologist to figure out why you're bleeding and come up with a treatment plan. ...Read more

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Menstrual Period (Definition)

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