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Irregular periods after delivery, advised meprate. What are the side effects?

My periods r irregular after the birth of my second baby.its been almost 1.5 yrs n they r still irregular. I was advised to take meprate to regularise them. Kindly let me know its side effects and also from which day of menstrual cycle do I have to start taking the tablets na Los for how many days do I have take it before getting my next periods.
Asked On : Thu, 31 Jan 2013
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Thanks for the query.

Meprate is a progesterone derivative to induce menstrual bleeding. Side effects are nausea, vomiting,
diarrhea, menstrual irregularities, mood swings and headache.
You need to take meprate for 5 days following which you get your periods within 7 days.

Dr Nilofer
Answered: Sat, 9 Feb 2013
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