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I have excessive weight gain and a period that lasts from1-2?months. When it goes off it stops for 3+ months. What do you think it could be

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Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine

In brief: Get yourself

Checked for hormonal imbalance that could contribute to the irregularity of your menstrual periods.
Being overweight can stimulate overproduction of estrogen from your adipose tissue, which will cause prolonged amenorrhea (lack of menstrual flow). Try to lose 10 lbs to see if your period will improve. At least it is a way to motivate yourself.

In brief: Get yourself

Checked for hormonal imbalance that could contribute to the irregularity of your menstrual periods.
Being overweight can stimulate overproduction of estrogen from your adipose tissue, which will cause prolonged amenorrhea (lack of menstrual flow). Try to lose 10 lbs to see if your period will improve. At least it is a way to motivate yourself.
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