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Period in the months after taking provera?
mel_danielle15 posted:
I'm 22 years old and didn't have a period for 7 months, my doctor prescribed 10mg for 10 days to make me have a period. After the 10 days, I had my first period in 7 months and now, it's been 2 months since the provera and I haven't had another period. I was under the impression that it would cause my cycle to become regular again and now that it's not.. I'm not sure what to think about it. I was just wondering if anyone has any advice on this, it would be greatly appreciated!
newgirl2010 responded:
prior to you losing your period...did you have regular periods? Also, have you lost or gained significant weight, or are you working out signficantly?
mel_danielle15 replied to newgirl2010's response:
I always had a regular period every month and I haven't gained too much weight. I did gain some, I have hypothyroid and hashimotos so I'm not sure if that might have something to do with it. I had been reading about if you didn't have a period then you might not be able to become pregnant down the road and I don't want that.
Anon_6061 replied to mel_danielle15's response:
You may need an adjustment of your thyroid medication to regulate your menstrual cycle. With Hashimotos, thyroid function can vary a bit so it can be harder to regulate the thyroid and resulting metabolism.

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