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Missed period while on sugar pills with birth control pill usage in past - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you?
User :   i have was on the depo vera shot for 6 months and as per usual didnt get my period i changed to birth control pills i am now on te sugar pills and have not gotten my period et
User :   *yet
User :   I have no pregnancy symptoms tho
Doctor :  
User :   is that bad?
Doctor :   may i know your age?

User :   18
Doctor :   may i know your height and weight?

User :   i am very sexualy active with my bf of one year
User :   i am about 5'7 ad 195 pounds
Doctor :   how was your cycles before depo shot

User :   Normal everything was fine
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :  
some times it is common to see with the depo shot the return of the periods take time
Doctor :   more so your weight is more for height
Doctor :   the BMI is more than 25.

Doctor :  
this also might be the cause of your non return of mensus
Doctor :  
you need to reduce weight
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