4 doctors weighed in:
Irregular periods. Can I get pregnant.?
4 doctors weighed in

Dr. Brian Nguyen
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Still possible
Irregular periods are caused when your body's signals for ovulation and menstruation get confused by hormonal imbalances that can be related to your thyroid (TSH), pituitary (LH/FSH/prolactin), ovaries (estrogen/progesterone).
Many external factors can affect the hormones: malnutrition, stress, obesity, for example. Hormonal contraception can help to regulate your periods, which is healthier.

In brief: Still possible
Irregular periods are caused when your body's signals for ovulation and menstruation get confused by hormonal imbalances that can be related to your thyroid (TSH), pituitary (LH/FSH/prolactin), ovaries (estrogen/progesterone).
Many external factors can affect the hormones: malnutrition, stress, obesity, for example. Hormonal contraception can help to regulate your periods, which is healthier.
Dr. Brian Nguyen
Dr. Brian Nguyen
Thank
Dr. Vanita Patel
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
If you have irregular periods you ovulate infrequently.
If you don't use contraception you can get pregnant.

In brief: Yes
If you have irregular periods you ovulate infrequently.
If you don't use contraception you can get pregnant.
Dr. Vanita Patel
Dr. Vanita Patel
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Adam Levy
Board Certified, Obstetrics & Gynecology
33 years in practice
1M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors