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Menstrual Cycle and Disorders

Also known as Amenorrhoea, Dysmenorrhoea, Menorrhagia, Norethisterone for Painful or Heavy Periods, Periods and Period Problems, Premenstrual Syndrome, Primolut N, Tranexamic Acid for Heavy Periods, Utovlan

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  • Problem with period cycle

    On July 11th that’s my first time using a tampon as I travelled to a tropical island. The flow of my period is very light for 7 days when tampon is in use.  But after approx 2-3 weeks from the date my light flow period stopped, I spotted for another 7 days. Not blood flow but spotting.  …

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  • Acute bleeding for 1 month and counting

    The last few months have been a nightmare and continues to be so.  I am healing from a brain injury and my doc decided to give me a detoxing supplement called glutathione to help with tremors.  What it did was delay my period till day 45.  I found it strange as my period is usually …

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  • Irregular periods with bright red blood, is this normal?

    I have the implant for birth control so irregular periods is not abnormal for me but I just got my period for the first time in a few months almost 2 weeks ago and it lasted 7 days and ended. 3 days later, I had cramps and the next day got my period again but it is bright red blood, which I have …

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  • Missed period

    Hello, I was supposed to get my period 9 days ago. I am cramping and having some yellowish discharge(no smell or itching) . I took a pregnancy test 4 days ago and it was negative. Can anyone give me some insight as to what is happening. I am sexually activate but we use a  condom every time. …

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  • Put on birth control to help with hormones/periods

    Hello all. For some background info I'm 19, and I've never been regular with my periods. Before I had about 4-5 months between my periods then it went to about 3-4 for a bit and then to 3-2 for only a few times. I figured I was getting more to a schedule with my period but then it jumped …

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  • Spotting and next period

    Hi everyone, So I had spotting (brown blood only when wiping) for about 4 days after my period ended (heavy flow), does that mean my next period will start a few days later than scheduled? Thank you so much. 

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  • 2 months missed period

    I skipped my period 25th June and now its not come at all.  I spotted on 13th July but no proper bleeding for 2 months.  After not getting my period in July I stopped taking the pill to make my period come but that hasn’t worked.  I get bad cramping and back aches.  I took a …

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  • Very Light Period for past 4 month

    27 years old, always had very regular heavier periods. For the past 4 months, starting in May of 2016 until recently in August 2016, I have been getting very light periods. And I was almost late to start AF in May. I can now pretty much go with using 1 pad all day (but don't for sanitary …

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  • Progesterone Intolerance

    I will keep it to the point. Can anyone tell me how Progesterone Intolerance is diagnosed? Is there a blood test or skin pick test for this or is it just based on history? I am under a NHS gynecologist but I am looking for possible private options. Thanks

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  • Terrible cycles and symptoms that seem to evolve

    Hi all,  Going to try and keep this long story as short as I can. I have a mild prolapse for 4 years. I'm not posting this in the prolapse groups because I actually have a menstrual cycle question which is of concern.( not sure if prolapse is relevant) I went to see a specialist only a …

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  • Pill treatment for secondary amenorrhea

    I've been under contraceptive pill treatment for secondary amenorrhea for a month and three days. Finally, I got my period back today. Should I keep taking the pill or is it safe to leave it? I'm gonna consult the medic, but wanted to have an answer to know whether or not to drink it …

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  • Help

    I really dunno where to start 5 weeks ago i had my period which lasts 7 days I waited to see if it will stop but here I am 5 weeks later still bleeding not heavy just little bits I'm also getting stomach pain and pain in my right side I'm 23 I'm so scared it's cancer I'm waiting …

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  • On-going period problems, doctors are no help

    Hello! This is my first time reaching out to anyone / any forum to talk about this, i’ve just reached a point that i’m not sure what’s going on with my body. Firstly, i’m 17 years old and most my life i’ve had regular periods since the age of 10. i’ve always had slightly heavier periods (thanks to …

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  • Period every 2 weeks

    I had an ovarian cyst which was diagnosed in december last year and at my most recent ultrasound 4 weeks ago the cyst had gone, it was 1cm so was now classified as a large follicle not a cyst.  Right in the middle of my cycle, almost down to the day on my pill packet I will get a full period. …

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  • Long period help!

    I’ve had my period now for almost 22 days! I’m seeing my dr this week, but I’m curious to know if anyone else has this problem. It’s been extremely heavy and there have been small clots. This is not normal for me. What can I expect?

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  • Larissia+acne

    I just started taking Larissia (birth control), and i'm reading some reviews on it and many people are saying it causes cystic acne. However, my doctor told me this should help prevent acne. So, if you have taken Larissia and would like to give me your input, please do!

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  • Anyone have experience with prostap and mirena coil?

    Briefly, I’ve been having awful pms for years now, I’ve been checked for everything hormone wise, things have always come back as ‘nornal’ Whatever that is. Got told it’s in my head and depression. Whereas I know the depressive part of this all is a side effect of whatever is going on, if that …

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  • Is there any Natural Solution Menstrual Cramps Relief?

    Hi Girls, I would need some supplement or some period cramps relief product that is based on natural ingredients.  My cramps are very painful on my period I can feel pain when I just think on that few days in a month  And I don't like to use any unnatural solutions or drugs. …

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  • Cycle Confusion @[email protected]

    Okay so Aunt Flo has been throwing me some serious curve balls the past few months. A little history of me; I've had extremely irregular period for YEARS, but I don't have PCOS or any thyroid disorders, however I am over weight. Anyways normally my cycles range from 23 days to 55 days (and …

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  • Severe anxiety before and during period

    I have generalized anxiety and intrusive thoughts. I've kept a diary over the last 2 months since I had to increase the dose of my anti depressants. I am 43 years old and I've noticed that 3 days before and 3 days during my cycle and also around ovulation, my anxiety and intrusive …

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  • extreme fatigue & weakness

    every time i’m on my period i get extremely exhausted & feel drowsy constantly. also my energy levels come crashing down & it’s so bad to the point i feel like i’m going to faint or fall down suddenly. i am not anemic & there’s nothing wrong with my thyroid so idk why i feel so drained …

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  • No periods for 12 months?

    Hi I am an 18 year old girl and I haven’t had a period for 12 months, I have a thyroid problem and started medication for it last year, so I don’t know if that’s why? I’ve been on the desomono pill for three months but I am now off it and have been off for  quite a while and not on any …

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  • UGH!

    I know this isn't siren fir kids, but I'm really desperate right now.  So to start off, I am thirteen. I'm very reserved and have only gone on one other site for advice on his field and so far no answers. I'm about to go away for two weeks to an extremely hot climate, and my …

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  • periods lasting 3weeks

    For a year after having my son I haven't had any periods.. until May when I bled for 3 weeks I assumed it was because my Mini pill had just been changed to desogestrel. Anyway roll on June just over a week later here comes another one, and again around 3weeks.. July AGAIN I stopped a day …

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  • Periods

    I came off my period on the 27th June came bk on on the 14 been having sex and the blood is like a pink but still have bloods clot and still bleeding now

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  • I have no period and im 18

    Im 18 and I first got my period around 13 years old and there were times when I had 3 or 4 months of normal, once a month period, but then it would stop for half a year or one year, then again, my cycle randomly appeared one or two months and stop. During these 5 years i had around 10 or 15 periods …

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  • My period pain is unstoppable :(

    Hello I'm 16 years old and I've been on the pill for approximately five months now. The reason why I decided to take the pill is because I had unbearable period symptoms. I had severe stomach pain (cramps) and also back and leg pain. I was throwing up and always feeling dizzy. There were …

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  • Painkillers not helping with period cramps. Why is this?

    Hi. Whenever I do get periods I have bad cramps but medicine like asprin or ibuprofen do not help. At times it makes my stomach hurt and makes the cramps worse. If it does help its for a very short amount of time and then the cramps are back. Even when I use medicine specifically for period relief …

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  • rectal pain during period! help :(

    For some time now ive had really bad periods and have been referred for a laparoscopy to see if i have endometriosis. Ive been experiencing extreme menstrual cramps, infertility, pain during sex, pain during urination, and pain in my bottom. Only recently the pain in my bottom has been …

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  • Abdominal Pain and Missed Periods

    Hi. The past week I've had pain on my lower right side. On Tuesday I was admitted to the hospital as it was suspected Appendicitis. I had blood tests and an ultrasound and everything came back clear. I spoke with my doctor about my periods and how they have changed in the past few months. I …

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