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Scanty Periods

Dear Doctor, I am a 29yr old female undergoing fertility medications for conception, married for 3yrs. LMP - August 27th. This time I started slight bleeding on 28th Sept only for 1day. No proper menstrual flow. I have got irregular periods right from my menarche (at 14yrs). I took Various allopathic/ayurvedic medicines before marriage to regularize my periods.After marriage started treatment with a family gynecologist, then shifted to infertility clinic. Every time I had got periods after taking Regesterone (Norethindrone)-5mg for 10days. After stopping tabs, I will get my periods on 3rd/4th day. Usually the flow will be full for 4days. I was given Progesterone tabs from 14th-26th day. But This cycle I am not under Estrogen/Progesterone tabs. I was prescribed low dose Thyronorm (25mg) tab for my high Antithyroid antibodies. My doubt is whether Thyroxine tabs has effected this scanty period or because I did not take any Progesterone Tabs my bleeding did not occur? Kindly clarify. Thank
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Dr. Veena Vidyasagar
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Dear Practo user, Though one cannot say for certain, you might have conceived. Get Serum Beta HCG done and consult Doctor.
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Dr. Prashant Kini
General Endocrinologist 10 yrs exp Mumbai
kindly check your thyroid profile. these can also occur in pcod of ovaries. is your usg abdomen normal?
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Dr. Disha Sridhar
Gynecologist/Obstetrician 13 yrs exp Bangalore
You have already  developed a serious  hormone  imbalance  called autoimmune  thyroid disease. No wonder your periods are scanty and irregular.  If  untreated, it can lead to premature  ovarian  failure  where periods  can totally stop.
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Good news is that it can be totally  reversed if you choose to do so. I have helped many people  reverse this condition and have healthy  natural pregnancies. If you  really  want  to  know  the root cause of your problem and heal it permanently ,  please  read my blogs on www.truhealing.com or practo health  feeds. Hope that helps....
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